Associate Professor Deborah Bailey
– Currently not taking new patients –
Surgically trained in Brisbane, Melbourne and Bristol. VMO in Royal Children’s Hospital in Burns and Paediatric Surgery before developing the first paediatric surgical service on Gold Coast and Tweed Heads 20 years ago (with in-reach to Mater Children’s Hospital). Associate Professor at Bond and Griffith Medical Schools. Chair of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Board of Paediatric Surgery for six years. Inaugural Chair of Queensland Clinical Services Framework Surgical Services for Children committee. Past President of Australia New Zealand Association of Paediatric Surgeons. Other interests include regional provision of paediatric surgery services, credentialing safety for children’s surgical services and paediatric surgery education and training in ANZ. Deborah is currently the head of surgery at the Gold Coast University Hospital while operating privately at Pindara Private Hospital.