catherine meller

Dr Catherine Meller is an Otolaryngologist, Head and Neck and Facial Reconstructive surgeon. She completed her specialist ENT training through the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, and graduated with honours from University of Sydney Medical School.

She enjoys managing a wide range of adult and paediatric ENT conditions, and offers cutting-edge facial reconstructive and facial nerve reanimation surgery. Catherine spent 2 years training in innovative centres including the John Hopkins Baltimore, and the University of Virginia Charlottesville in the USA in order to learn both medical and surgical aspects of treating patients with facial nerve disorders, skin cancers and facial concerns including congenital and post-traumatic conditions.

Catherine provides a large range of ENT services on the northern beaches, north shore and inner city. She has a public hospital appointment at Prince of Wales and Sydney Hospitals. She particularly enjoys mentoring junior doctors and regularly facilitates professional development courses in conjunction with other health professionals. She lectures at national and international conferences, including non-clinical topics such as 'Leadership in Medicine'. She is a member of the Academy of Surgical Education, and a spokesperson for the Royal College of Surgeons 'Women in Surgery' chapter. Catherine enjoys collaborating with GP's about complex patients and cases, and strives to deliver high quality, patient centred care.

Public Hospital appointments

Prince Of Wales Hospital, Randwick
Sydney Hospital, Macquarie St, Sydney

Subspecialty Interests

Head and Neck skin cancer surgery and reconstruction
Facial trauma and reconstruction
Facial nerve disorders including congenital and acquired palsy, Bell's palsy, Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, iatrogenic facial nerve palsy
Facial procedures including brow lift, blepharoplasty, eyelid tightening procedures, facelift, smile procedures
Nasal and Ear reconstruction

Qualifications

Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
MBBS(Hons) University of Sydney
BAppSc (Nuclear Medicine Technology) University of Sydney
Masters of Clinical Leadership (MCL) and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) Deakin University Melbourne