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Dr Mark Muhlmann MBBS (Hons) FRACS

Dr Mark Muhlmann

Dr Mark Muhlmann

Dr Mark Muhlmann is an Australian educated and trained Colorectal and General Surgeon.

Specialising in colorectal surgery, general surgery, hernia surgery, laparoscopic surgery, colonoscopy and endoscopy.

Dr Muhlmann’s focus is on laparoscopic (keyhole) colorectal surgery for cancer, inflammatory bowel disease (crohns disease, ulcerative colitis) and diverticular disease. He also has experience in pelvic floor disorders including faecal incontinence and constipation.

Note: Dr Muhlmann is now performing day surgery as well as gastroscopy and colonoscopy at Double Bay Day Hospital (DBDH.com.au), a new state of the art facility in Double Bay. He is also consulting at Double Bay Day Hospital Specialist Suites on level 3, 451 New South Head Road Double Bay.

Qualifications

  • MBBS (Hons) Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery University of Western Australia (1998)
  • FRACS Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (2006)
  • CSSANZ Member of Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSSANZ) (2009)

Accreditations

  • Prince of Wales Public Hospital
  • Prince of Wales Private Hospital
  • Dubbo Base Hospital
  • Royal Hospital for Women
  • Conjoint committee recognition in gastro-intestinal endoscopy

Positions

  • Conjoint Senior Lecturer at University of New South Wales (UNSW)
  • Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) in Colorectal and General Surgery Prince of Wales Public Hospital
  • Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) in Colorectal Surgery at the Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick
  • Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) at Dubbo Base Hospital
  • Surgical Site Training Supervisor Prince of Wales Hospital
  • Supervisor of CSSANZ Colorectal Fellow Prince of Wales Hospital

Outreach

  • Specialist surgical outreach work in East Timor.

Education

1991 – 1998
The University of Western Australia – Medical School MBBS (hons)
1986 – 1990
Carmel School
Tertiary Entrance Examination Score 484/510

Presentations

  • The Complete Pathological Response to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Rectal Cancer Muhlmann M May 2013
    Annual Scientific Congress Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
    Auckland New Zealand
  • Complex anal fistula – plug or flap? Muhlmann M, Hayes J, Merrie A, Parry B, Bissett I Oct 2009
    Annual Meeting
    Gastrointestinal Society of Australia and New Zealand
    Sydney Australia
  • Adjuvant and palliative chemotherapy in colorectal cancer Muhlmann M, Wong S August 2009
    7th Fellows training meeting
    Training Board in Colon and Rectal Surgery
    Mornington Peninsula Victoria
  • Surgical techniques of the anus Muhlmann M August 2008
    6th Fellows training meeting
    Training Board in Colon and Rectal Surgery
    Terrace Downs New Zealand
  • Laparoscopic Colorectal Resections: A Long Learning Curve Makin G, Muhlmann M, Platell C
    June 2008
    Tripartite colorectal meeting
    Boston USA
  • Diagnostic Modalities in Blunt Abdominal Trauma Muhlmann M Rao S
    July 2005
    Trauma Symposium
    Royal Perth Hospital
  • A Comparison of Outcomes Between Very Large Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms and
    Smaller Aneurysms After Endoluminal Grafting (ELG). Does Aneurysmal Size Really Matter?
    Muhlmann M, Halak M, Baker S
    August 2004
    Annual Registrars Paper Day
    Perth Australia
  • Surgical Management of Rectal Prolapse Muhlmann M October 2002
    Annual Gastroenterology Meeting
    Royal Perth Hospital
    Perth Australia
  • The Cobb Repair for Tibialis Posterior Insufficiency Muhlmann M, Angel J
    July 2001
    Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital
    Seddon Society Meeting
    London England

Publications and Posters

  • Open Appendicectomy Muhlmann M, Newstead G
    May 2015
    Book Chapter Operative Surgery of the Colon, Rectum and Anus 6th Edition
    Edited by P Ronan O’Connell, Robert D. Madoff, Michael Solomon
  • Transanal minimally invasive surgery : an initial experience Slack T, Wong S, Muhlmann M
    ANZ J Surg 2014 Mar 30:84(3):177-80
  • Ergonomic considerations in laparoscopic surgery Muhlmann M, Rodrigues S, Wong S
    Colorectal Disease 2012 Sept: 14(9)1132-7
  • Complex anal fistula – plug or flap? Muhlmann M, Hayes J, Merrie A, Parry B, Bissett I
    ANZ Journal Surgery 2011 Oct: 81(10)720-4
  • Ergonomic considerations in laparoscopic surgery Muhlmann M, Rodrigues S, Wong S
    May 2010, Poster presentation
    Annual scientific congress
    Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Complex anal fistula – plug or flap? Muhlmann M, Hayes J, Merrie A, Parry B, Bissett I
    May 2009
    Poster presentation
    Annual scientific congress
    Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Radiology in Surgical Practice Edited by S Neuhaus, P Devitt, K Gormly
    2006
    Gastrointestinal bleeding Chapter 15
    M Muhlmann, P Worley
  • Open Surgical Treatment of Persistent Type II Endoleaks or Endotension Following
    Endovascular Aneurysm Repair: A Good Solution for an Unresolved Clinical Dilemma.
    Halak M, McDonnell C, Muhlmann M, Baker SVascular
    2005
    Vascular 15(4):201-4
  • Stent Grafts for Thoracic Aortic Pathology: Single Centre Experience in Western Australia
    Velu R, Halak M, Muhlmann M, Baker S
    2005
    Vascular 13(6): 343-9
  • Prince of Wales Private Hospital
  • The Royal Hospital For Women Foundation
  • Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand
Randwick Rooms

Prince of Wales Private
Suite 17, Level 7
Barker Street
Randwick NSW 2031

Phone: 1300 553 347
Fax: (02) 9650 4924

Double Bay

Double Bay Day Hospital Specialist Suites
Suite 3.01, Level 3, commercial
451 New South Head Road
Double Bay

Phone: 0290 863 133
Fax: (02) 9086 3123

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