A/Prof Matthew Roberts BSc MBBS PhD FRACS
Located on St Andrews War Memorial Hospital Campus
Associate Professor Dr Matthew Roberts is a Urologist consulting and operating at St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital.
A/Prof Roberts grew up in Brisbane and is a medical graduate from the University of Queensland. He undertook Urology specialty training in Queensland and New South Wales and gained his fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) in 2020.
He undertook dedicated training in robotic surgery and endourology (including HoLEP, PCNL) at Nepean Hospital, NSW and was certified as a robotic surgeon from the European Association of Urology Robotic Urology Section (ERUS). A/Prof Roberts currently works at the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH) and Surgical Treatment and Rehabilitation Service (STARS) as a consultant Urologist and performs robotic surgery at both facilities, including as main clinical lead for implementation of the robotic surgery program at STARS and increasing robotic surgery access for patients across Queensland.
A/Prof Roberts has thrived on surgical innovation in urology, introducing new surgical techniques and patient care pathways backed by clinically-relevant world-class research to improve cancer outcomes and patient experience.
A/Prof Roberts is a member of the Prostate Cancer Outcomes Registry (PCOR) Steering Committee and USANZ Research and Education Committees, as well as the Metro North Robotic Surgery Steering Committee.
Outside of work Matthew enjoys spending time with his young family, playing competitive basketball and keeping fit.