• Associate Professor Navin Niles

    Speciality: General Surgery

    Subspeciality: Endocrine and Head and Neck Surgery

    Team: Head & Neck Oncology

    Address 1: Macquarie GI, Macquarie University Clinic

    Address 2: Suite 404, Level 4 2 Technology Place , Macquarie University, NSW, 2109

    Phone: 02 9810 9839

    Fax: 02 9475 4955

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    Associate Professor Niles is an accomplished Endocrine and Head and Neck Surgeon, specialising in thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal and salivary gland surgery. He is a full member on the international Association of Endocrine Surgeons. He performs over 400 endocrine procedures annually. Associate Professor Niles is the head of translational research in thyroid and head and neck cancer at the Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research and Western Sydney University.Hehas a keen interest in teaching and is the supervisor of surgical training for the southern rotation for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.Having pioneered Robot assisted thyroid surgery in Australia; Associate Professor Niles is the most experienced surgeon in removal of the thyroid with no neck incision. He has set the benchmark in scar-less neck thyroid surgery. This allows him to offer patients a wider spectrum of care from the traditional open thyroid/parathyroid operations to minimally invasive and scar-less neck surgery. Most importantly this gives patients more autonomy and greater choice.