Dr Donald Angstetra
BSc (Med), MBBS, FRANZCOG, Conjoint Senior Lecturer Griffith University
Dr Angstetra has recently joined Dr Irving Korman’s Practice and Allamanda Private Hospital. He graduated from the University of NSW in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. He completed his general obstetric and gynaecology training through John Hunter Hospital training network in Newcastle before undergoing two and a half years of advanced gynaecological endoscopic training at Sydney South West Area Health Service. In 2011, Dr Angstetra worked as a pelvic surgical Fellow at Liverpool Hospital, Sydney, mastering the advanced surgical treatment of endometriosis and complex pelvic surgery.
Dr Angstetra is a consultant O&G staff specialist at Gold Coast University and Robina Hospitals and also a conjoint senior lecturer with Griffith University. He has a keen interest in developing and applying minimally invasive surgery for all benign diseases of the female reproductive tract and his passion for advanced gynaecological laparoscopic surgery see him fit the role as the training-site director of Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society (AGES) and as O&G training supervisor for RANZCOG training program. He has published multiple articles in peer reviewed journals and presented multiple papers at local, national and international meetings.
Dr Angstetra offers a range of gynaecological services including office gynaecology, endometriosis, laparoscopic adnexa surgery, laparoscopic hysterectomy, laparoscopic pelvic floor repair, prolapse, infertility, contraception, fibroid, abnormal pap smear and chronic pelvic pain.
He is fluent in Bahasa Indonesia, Malay and Chinese Hokkien and is a Medicover Gap Provider and does not charge patients a gap above what the health fund pays for surgery.