General Surgeon

Dr Ghiyath Alsnih


Advanced General and Laparoscopic Surgeon


Dr Ghiyath Alsnih is a specialist advanced laparoscopic general surgeon, who has public practice at Blacktown and Mt Druitt Hospital and private practice at Norwest Private Hospital and Lakeview Private Hospital.

Dr Alsnih is also a senior lecturer in Surgery at the University of Western Sydney.

Dr Alsnih completed his general surgical training in NSW and is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS). Dr Alsnih is also GESA accredited for gastrointestinal endoscopy.

In addition to general surgery, he has vast experience in Head and Neck Surgery; his first fellowship obtained overseas in 2000.

Dr Alsnih’s interests include:

Hernias – laparoscopic and open- inguinal, ventral abdominal and incisional hernia repair

Gall bladder disease – laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Thyroid- thyroidectomy

Skin cancer excision and repair including skin flaps

Carpal tunnel repair

Lipomas and soft tissue mass excision

Gastroscopy -gastritis, reflux, ulcers

Colonoscopy -haemorrhoid management, fistula management, rectal bleeding management, FOBT, diverticular disease

All of Dr Alsnih’s patients are treated with the best of care and the highest standard of professionalism.

Communication is concise yet informative to provide patients with complete knowledge and understanding of their management.

Dr Alsnih Consults at Norwest General Practice in Bella Vista once a fortnight. A referral from your GP will be required.

Consultation fees apply and will need to be paid on the day, however rebates are available from Medicare or your Private Health fund.
To make an appointment with him please ring our reception team.

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