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Dr Peter Hamer


  • Bariatric and Weight Loss Surgery
  • General Surgery

Dr Peter Hamer is a General Surgeon with a special interest in conditions of the oesophagus and stomach.

After completing training as General Surgeon in Australia, Dr Hamer gained additional training in stomach and oesophageal surgery the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland; Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand; and Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia. He completed the Australia and
New Zealand Gastro Oesophageal Surgery Association training program in addition to general surgical training.

Dr Hamer’s experience includes positions as a Consultant General Surgeon at Whyalla Hospital, South Australia; and Registrar training positions at Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide; Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney; and Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide.

Dr Hamer’s specialties include:

  • Oesophageal and gastric cancer
  • Hiatus hernias and reflux
  • Weight loss surgery

Dr Hamer also accepts referrals for:

  • Endoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Hernias
  • Gall bladder surgery

Dr Hamer is also widely published with a particular interest in research into benign conditions of the oesophagus. He has presented and published at both national and international conferences and has written a chapter on achalasia for the Companion to Specialist Surgical Practice series, now in its 6th edition.

MBBS , MPhil(Surg) , FRACS
Practice 1

33 Etna Street, Gosford NSW 2250

Phone: 02 4380 8404
Fax: 02 4306 3036
Practice 2

Kanwal Medical Complex, Suite C 16/654 Pacific Highway, Hamlyn Terrace

Phone: 02 4380 8404
Fax: 02 4306 3036