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Languages
  • English
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Dr Darren Tonkin consults offsite to the IBD SA Team. Visit Colorectal Surgery to make an appointment

Dr Darren Tonkin

Colorectal Surgeon

After graduating medicine, Dr Darren Tonkin completed subspeciality training in colorectal surgery at St Mark’s Hospital (London). During that time he obtained quaternary level experience in the surgical management of IBD and polyposis, intestinal failure and enterocutaneous fistula.

Subsequently, he has developed extensive experience in minimally invasive surgery, being one of the pioneers in the field of robotic colorectal and general surgery in South Australia.

Special interests
  • Surgical management of IBD
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Diverticulitis
  • Abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Hernia repair
  • Robotic and laparoscopic surgery
Qualifications and Memberships
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide, 1997
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Member, Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand
Significant appointments
  • Head of Colorectal Unit, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • Visiting surgeon, Jamestown Hospital

Languages
  • English
Locations

Dr Darren Tonkin consults offsite to the IBD SA Team. Visit Colorectal Surgery to make an appointment