Specialist General, Breast & Oncology Surgeon
BScHons, MBChB, MD, FRACS
REGISTRATION NUMBER: MED0001028316
A/Prof Beverley Fosh obtained her Fellowship in General Surgery from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2011. She graduated in Medicine from the University of Dundee in 1997 and obtained her postgraduate Doctorate in cancer surgery in 2005 whilst working at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Adelaide.
After completing surgical training Beverley extended her experience in her chosen specialty through a Fellowship at Flinders Medical Centre in the Breast and Endocrine Surgical Unit.
Bev practices as a General Surgeon with a special interest in Breast and Surgical Oncology. She is also Chair of the South Australian Breast Cancer Study Group, has been on the Breast Surgery ANZ Council for 2 years, and involved with Cancer Australia drawing up guidelines for breast cancer treatment.
Complementing her clinical practice Beverley has continued her research, published numerous papers and given presentations at State and International Meetings and is involved with trials for Breast Cancer treatment. She is a Senior Clinical Lecturer at both Adelaide and Flinders Universities and has supervised a PhD project in Autologous Fat Transfer. A/Prof Beverley Fosh is also a tutor and mentor for surgical trainees as well as a supervisor and lecturer for Medical Students.
Beverley’s special interest is Breast surgery, for assessment, diagnosis and treatment of both benign and malignant disease, combining the best techniques of plastic surgery and oncology surgery to remove the cancer whilst maintaining the natural shape of the breast. She works closely in a Multi-disciplinary team to give a holistic approach of care to each patient with cancer. Beverley is married with two children. Her interests include travel, cooking and spending time with family and friends.
Working in partnership with our plastic surgeons, she will guide you through every possible treatment option including breast reconstruction after mastectomy. For further information on breast surgery or A/Prof Beverley Fosh, click here.
Beverley’s clinical interests include:
- Total Masectomy
- Skin Sparing Masectomy
- Nipple Sparing Masectomy
- Partial Masectomy
- Therapeutic Mammoplasty
- Sentinel node biopsy
- Axillary dissection
- Thyroid Cancer
- Melanoma Management
- Skin lesions
- Groin dissection
- Hernia repair
- Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
- Carpal tunnel release
- Ingrown toenails
- Infusaport Insertion/Removal
- Adelaide Plastic Surgery – 4/18 North Terrace Adelaide SA 5000
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Member and Council Member of Breast Surgery ANZ
- Senior Clinic Lecturer, Flinders University & Adelaide University
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