Doctor Details

Professor Owen Ung  MBBS FRACS FAICD

Professor Owen Ung MBBS FRACS FAICD

SPECIALTY AREA Breast and Endocrine Surgery
General Surgery
ADDRESS Suite 6.3, Level 6, Specialist Services
St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital
457 Wickham Terrace
Spring Hill Qld 4000

Located on St Andrews War Memorial Hospital Campus

Owen Ung is a breast and endocrine surgeon and Director of the Metro North Comprehensive Breast Cancer Institute. He is a committed clinician, researcher and educator. His clinical interests are breast cancer, thyroid and parathyroid surgery.

He commenced the St Andrew’s Breast Care Service following his move from the renowned Breast Cancer Institute at Westmead in Sydney in 2009. Up until the end of 2017, he has been Director for the Centre for Breast Health, Head of the Breast and Endocrine Surgery Unit at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

Professor of Surgery, University of Queensland and visiting specialist surgeon at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Wesley and St Andrew's War Memorial Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

Professional representations:
Federal Council for the Australian Medical Association (AMA) and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) – Director Medical Insurance Australia (MIGA) - President Elect and executive member of Breast Surgery International (BSI) of the international Surgical Society (ISS).

Owen has obtained extensive administrative and management experience through his various clinical leadership roles and is active on numerous State and National Committees.