MBBS, FRACP, BSc(Med), PhD
Dr David Abi-Hanna is a Sydney trained consultant gastroenterologist with a major interest and expertise in general and advanced endoscopy.
Dr Abi-Hanna’s medical education was commenced at the University of New South Wales, Randwick and was completed in 1989. Whilst undertaking his medical studies, Dr Abi-Hanna was involved in scientific research which resulted in the awarding of a Bachelor of Medical Science and after subsequent further research, the award of a PhD in the field of Immunology.
His training in General Medicine was undertaken at the Prince Of Wales Hospital followed by advanced training in the specialty of Gastroenterology at Prince of Wales and then Westmead Hospital. He completed his specialty training and was awarded Fellow ship of The Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 1997 (FRACP). Following this period Dr Abi-Hanna completed his qualifications in Gastroscopy, Colonoscopy and ERCP. In 2008 he engaged in an overseas sabbatical gaining training and expertise in the procedure of endoscopic ultrasound (EUS).
Dr Abi-Hanna is dedicated to providing best outcomes to his patients and practices exclusively in the Liverpool area. He is the Head of Endoscopy at Liverpool Hospital and the Chairman of the Conjoint Committee; a national body responsible for certification of training in endoscopic procedures. He also sits on the Medical Advisory Council of Liverpool Day Surgery.
At Liverpool Day Surgery, Dr Abi-Hanna performs Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy with a selected number of therapeutic procedures, such as oesophageal dilation and polypectomy. Patients requiring more complex procedures are dealt with promptly via the endoscopy suite at Liverpool Hospital.
If you would like to arrange a consultation with Dr Abi-Hanna, his main medical practice is located at 171 Bigge Street Liverpool and all appointments and enquiries are handled via this office by calling P: 02 98228133.
Consultations are always arranged prior to any procedure being undertaken if a procedure is considered necessary.
171 Bigge Street, Liverpool NSW 2170
P: 02 9822 8133
F: 02 9822 8150