Gary Crosthwaite is a recognised Upper Gastrointestinal and Cancer surgeon who operates out of various hospitals around Melbourne including Epworth Hospital, Melbourne Private Hospital, Avenue Hospital and the Royal Womens Hospital. Gary graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1982, completed his surgical training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital and then further obtained his Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons. Mr Crosthwaite has since completed international training in advanced laparoscopic and upper hastrointestinal surgery with the leading experts in Laparoscopic Surgery in the UK. Gary’s intrests and specialities include bariatric and anti-reflux surgery, gall bladder surgery as well as cancer surgery for the oesophagus and stomach. Gary Mainly Operates on patients who wish to undergo either gastric band surgery or a sleeve gastrectomy.