TEWANTIN BARIATRIC CLINIC: DR GARTH MCLEOD
Weight Loss Solutions Sunshine Coast surgeon Dr Garth McLeod consults in Tewantin and operates at Noosa Private Hospital.
Dr Garth McLeod’s main bariatric consulting clinic is in Tewantin, at the Tewantin Specialist Centre. You will undergo your procedure at nearby Noosa Private Hospital. Dr McLeod is an experienced surgeon, who provides comprehensive bariatric surgical services.
He offers a range of surgeries, including gastric sleeve and gastric bypass (both mini bypass and Roux-en-Y). He is also able to perform revision surgery as well as non-surgical Orbera Intragastric balloon.
This means Dr McLeod is able to help you find the right procedure to suit your unique situation. He can also offer you access to 24/7 care in the days following your surgery. In the weeks and months after, he offers you comprehensive ongoing follow-up care to give you every chance to reach your goals.
The Noosa – Tewantin bariatric clinic team share the Weight Loss Solutions Sunshine Coast philosophy that surgery and support for obesity is more effective when there is a multi-disciplinary approach. Taking in lifestyle and diet changes and seeking the assistance of other health professionals to do so.
Are you curious about whether weight loss surgery is the right choice for you? Or just want to know more? Garth is happy to discuss your options to overcome obesity with you at any time. Simply call his team to make an appointment.
Where are you?
Suite 7, 97 Poinciana Ave
Tewantin, QLD 4565
How do I book?
Ph 07 5353 7100
Fax a Referral
07 5353 7104
Monday – Friday 9 am – 4:30 pm
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The Tewantin bariatric team
Dr Garth McLeod
General Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgeon
BSc, BHB, MBChB, FRACS
Dr Garth McLeod is a General and Bariatric Surgeon with subspecialty training in obesity and metabolic surgery. He graduated from Auckland University School of Medicine in 1998 and spent over ten years working in Surgery and Emergency Medicine. He began advanced surgical training in 2010 and completed this in 2014 when he was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in the specialty of General Surgery.
Garth underwent further training in weight loss and metabolic surgery with Dr George Hopkins in Brisbane. In 2015 he completed a subspecialty Fellowship in Bariatrics. The fellowship under Dr Hopkins was in a high-volume practice with a caseload of more than 500 bariatric procedures annually. Based at the Holy Spirit Northside and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospitals, the caseload included primary, revisional, and complex cases from intra- and interstate sources.
He offers a full suite of procedures for the treatment of obesity and metabolic disease. He is honest about your options. At all times he is committed to your long-term wellness. Garth believes a team approach is the key to better outcomes for you after surgery.
Health professionals we work alongside
Dr Melanie Farr
Weight Loss General Practitioner
BMedSc, FRNZCGP, FRACGP
About Dr Farr
Dr Melanie Farr is a General Practitioner with a subspecialist interest in obesity. Dr Farr is certified by the Strategic Centre for Obesity Professional Education (SCOPE). SCOPE Certification is the only internationally recognised certificate in obesity management and is awarded by the World Obesity Federation.
She offers a private practice specifically for patients who require ongoing medical support for the treatment of obesity. This includes both Bariatric General Practitioner services for pre-operative assessments and post-operative care. As well as Medical Weight Loss services.
Dr Farr is available for consultations by appointment at the Maroochydore clinic. with telehealth consults also available.
Accredited Practising Dietitian
Rebecca is a passionate, innovative and knowledgeable dietitian who has a keen interest in bariatric surgery. Bec is a very empathetic dietitian, who works hard to be an integral part of her patient’s journey. She is very focused on the long term health and weight loss of all her patients.
Exercise Physiologists and Scientists
Accredited through ESSA
About Physically Active
Physically Active’s Exercise Physiologists are university-qualified exercise practitioners with an evidence-based approach. The team have been helping South-East Queenslanders improve their quality of life since 2012. The team’s knowledge is internationally recognised.
Physically Active offer a unique and innovative exercise program which can get you closer to your goals, perform at your genetic best, and live the best life you can. They can help treat a range of conditions, illnesses, and injuries. Importantly, they also prevent them from occurring or reoccurring.
Using postural assessment and functional movement analysis, the team can help identify and correct imbalances and inefficiencies which are present. This allows them to design a program which you can implement in a safe smart and effective way.
How can we help you?
Why not make a time to chat with us about your health goals.