Dr Nipu JayatillekeBreast (Oncoplastic), Endocrine and General Surgeon

    Dr Nipu Jayatilleke

    Breast Surgeon

    B.Med.Sci, MBBS ( Hons ), FRACS

    Referrals

    Phone: 1300 DR NIPU (1300 37 6478)
    Fax: (02) 8209 4831
    Email: admin@drnipu.com.au
    Website: www.drnipu.com.au

    Practice Address

    Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
    119-143 Missenden Road
    Camperdown
    NSW 2050

    St. Luke’s Private Hospital
    18 Roslyn St
    Potts Point
    NSW 2011

    Specialty

    Breast Oncoplastic, Endocrine, and General Surgeon

    Additional Languages

    Sinhalese, French

    About

    Dr Nipu (Irandi) Jayatilleke is a specialist Breast Oncoplastic, Thyroid, and General Surgeon.

    As a specialist surgeon, Nipu views the surgical procedure itself as just one small part of the patient’s journey. She finds that getting to know her patients as individuals enables her to better appreciate what they and their loved ones are going through. When a patient’s concerns are truly heard, their doctor is able to respond to them meaningfully and effectively.

    This one-on-one interaction with her patients is what Nipu enjoys most about being a doctor. She understands that clear communication with the patient (and keeping in touch with their GP) is a vital part of giving patients the expert support they need at a challenging time.

    Nipu is passionate about educating the next generation of doctors. She is a clinical tutor in Surgery at The University of Sydney, where she herself completed both her degrees: Medical Science, and postgraduate Medicine, from which she graduated with Honours.

    Having gained Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Nipu is actively involved within the college, where she advocates for continued excellence and progressive change within the profession.

    Nipu undertook her surgical subspecialty training in Breast Oncoplastic Surgery, and Thyroid/ Parathyroid Surgery, at The Waikato Hospital in New Zealand, and the Breast Cancer Institute at Westmead Hospital. She is now a VMO at Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, St.Luke’s Private Hospital, and Waratah Private Hospital.

    Professional Associations

    Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

    Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand

    Australasian Society of Breast Disease

    General Surgeons Australia

    Current Teaching Positions

    The University of Sydney

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