Dr. Geoffrey de LacyMBBS (Hon), FRACS

Dr . Geoffrey de Lacy

Professional Summary

General Surgeon, Specialising in Bariatric Surgery, with 20 years surgical experience. Broad Medical experience and knowledge, excellent bedside manner and patient communication developed through years of practicing, schooling and teaching.


Primary: Ironside School - St Lucia Brisbane

Secondary: Brisbane Grammar School - Brisbane

  1. Activities - Rugby, Cricket, Debating, Chess
  2. Achievements - Prefect, House Captian, Academic merit prize

Tertiary Education: University of Queensland Brisbane

  1. MBBS 1987 with Honours
  2. Psychiatary prize 1986

Post Graduate Study: Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

  1. Fellowship 1997

Further Post Graduate Study: St Georges Hospital at London

Work History

Consultant Surgeon: Redcliffe Hospital, Queensland (1998 - 1999)

Director of Department of Surgery and Consultant Surgeon: Queen Elizabeth the 2nd Hospital - Brisbane (2000 - 2002)

Private Surgical Consultant (2003 - present):

  1. Mater Private Hospital, Bundaberg
  2. Friendlies Society Private Hospital, Bundaberg
  3. Mater Private Hospital, Gladstone
  4. St Stephens Private Hospital, Hervey Bay

Positions Held

  1. Member of the RACS - Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  2. Member of OSANZ - Obesity Study Society Australia and New Zealand
  3. Reviewer for ASM - Audit of Surgical Mortality
  4. Asset Trainer for Australia and New Zealand Surgical Skills Education and Training
  5. Examiner for the RACS - Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  6. Examiner for AMC - Australian Medical Council Senior Lecturer in Surgery at University of Queensland with Academic Teaching Award 2011, 2012 & 2013
  7. OWR - Operating with Respect
  8. TIPS - Training in Professional Skills
  9. EMST - Emergency Management of Severe Trauma
  10. Attendee at CCRISP - Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient
  11. Congnitive Institute

Bariatric Practices

  1. Surgical Mentoring in Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric band by Professor Paul O’brien (Bariatric Surgeon - Victoria)
  2. Surgical Mentoring in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy by Andrew Russell (Bariatric Surgeon - Queensland)
  3. Personally, performed over 1500 procedures since 2007
  4. Both Primary procedures and Revisional procedures
  5. Soon offering Endoscopic placed Intragastric Balloon procedure
  6. Practice consists of a Multidisciplinary Team - Inclusive of a Dietician and dedicated Anaesthetists
  7. Review as required by Specialist Physicians and Psychiratrists

Dr . Geoffrey de Lacy
  • Mid Coast Bariatrics

    Wide Bay Private Day Hospital
    125 Woongarra St
    Bundaberg QLD 4670

    (07) 41670890

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Mid Coast Bariatrics

Wide Bay Private Day Hospital
125 Woongarra St
QLD 4670

  • Tel:
  • Fax: (07) 41670890
  • Email : [javascript protected email address]
  • www.midcoastbariatrics.com.au