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SA Group of Specialists - Dr Jeevinesh Naidu image
Languages
  • English
Locations
  • 480 Specialist Centre
  • Flinders Private Hospital
  • Tennyson Centre

Call to book an appointment with Dr Jeevinesh Naidu

Also performs procedures at
  • Calvary North Adelaide Hospital
  • North Eastern Community Hospital

Dr Jeevinesh Naidu

Gastroenterologist

Dr Jeevinesh Naidu prioritises patient safety and is dedicated to performing therapeutic endoscopy with minimal risk of complications. He believes that informed consent and communication are crucial in sharing information and expectations with patients and their loved ones. Having spent seventeen years working across three countries, he emphasises judicious utilisation of healthcare (and financial) resources. He works closely with other health professionals and is regularly part of many multidisciplinary team meetings (comprising of oncologists, pathologists, radiologists and surgeons) to ensure the best possible outcome for individual patients.

He graduated from the University of Liverpool (UK) in 2005 following which he underwent Core Medical Training in the Mersey Deanery. In 2009, after obtaining Membership with the Royal College of Physicians (UK), he returned to Malaysia where he obtained dual accreditation in General Medicine and Gastroenterology (National Specialist Register, Malaysia). During his training, he was drawn to Interventional Endoscopy with a particular interest in Endoscopic Ultrasound, ERCP, Endoscopic Mucosal Resection and Balloon Enteroscopy.

In 2021, he completed a three-year fellowship in Interventional Endoscopy at the Royal Adelaide Hospital under three eminent mentors. His main area of research is using EUS as a novel method to diagnose and treat pancreatic cancer. He is currently completing a PhD funded by research grants, and was a recipient of the prestigious APAGE-JGHF Clinician Scientist Fellowship Award as well as the Central Adelaide Local Health Network Dawes Scholarship. He has also authored numerous publications, and presented locally and internationally.

He consults at Flinders Medical Centre, Tennyson Centre and 480 Specialist Centre and performs procedures at Flinders Private Hospital, Tennyson Hospital and North Eastern Community Hospital.

Special interests
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  • Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  • SpyGlass Cholangioscopy
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection (>3cm lesions)
  • Balloon Enteroscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
Qualifications and memberships
  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University of Liverpool (UK), 2005
  • Member, Royal College of Physicians (UK), 2009
  • Fellow, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, 2021
  • Member, Gastroenterological Society of Australia
  • Member, Australian Pancreatic Club
Significant appointments
  • Member, Clinical Advisory Board, Ashford Hospital
  • Member, Clinical Advisory Board, North Eastern Community Hospital

Languages
  • English
Locations
  • 480 Specialist Centre
  • Flinders Private Hospital
  • Tennyson Centre

Call to book an appointment with Dr Jeevinesh Naidu

Also performs procedures at
  • Calvary North Adelaide Hospital
  • North Eastern Community Hospital