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About Us

David Rosen trained in gynaecology at King George the Fifth Hospital in Camperdown, Sydney, followed by a fellowship in Gynaecological Laparoscopic Surgery at the Sydney Women's Endosurgery Centre at St George Hospital. After completing his training in Australia he took up a Fellowship with Professor C.J. Sutton at the Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, UK and the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, London. On his return to Australia in 1999 he became a Director of the Sydney Women's Endosurgery Centre and was appointed as a Visiting Medical officer to St George Hospital. Soon after he was appointed as a VMO at the Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick. He currently has regular consultation and operating sessions at St George Private Hospital, St Lukes Private Hospital Potts Point, Macquarie Univesrity Hospital, North Ryde as well as running a public outpartient service and operating list at both the RHW and St George Public Hospital. The appointment at Macquarie University Hospital is part of Australia's first Robotic Unit in benign gynaecology.

- Click here to see a recent article on the MUH robotic programme, or click here to read an article written by Dr Rosen on Robotic surgery in Gynaecology


Fun Facts

  • Married with 3 young children
  • Wife is the former head of MAC cosmetics in Australia who now runs her own Interiors shop in Woollahra (White Home) www.whitehome.com.au
  • Schooled in Sydney
  • Medical school - University of Sydney
  • Residency at RPAH, Camperdown
  • O&G Training at King George the Fifth Hospital (part of RPAH) including terms in Gosford and Campbelltown Hospitals.
  • 1996 - 1997: Specialist training in Advanced Keyhole or Endoscopic Surgery as the first Laparoscopic Fellow of SWEC at St George Hospital.
  • 1998: Travelling Fellowship to centres of excellence in the USA and then with Professor Chris Sutton, Royal Surrey Hospital Guildford UK and Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London.
  • 1999 - : Visiting Medical Officer St George Public Hospital
  • 1999-2012 : Visiting Medical Officer, Royal Hospital for Women, Randwick, Sydney
  • Director of SWEC (Sydney Women's Endosurgery Centre)
  • Founding member of SWEC benign Robotic gynaecology unit at Macquarie University Hospital (click here to read a recent article on Dr Rosen and the Robotic programme at MUH)

Interests

  • Founding member of "The Hummers" in which I play Rhythm Guitar (very badly) and sing (even worse) -  www.thehummers.net -
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  • Director, writer, performer in countless Student Revues
  • Member of comedy troupe in the 1990's (now defunct due to being too old)
  • Comedy debater on request (not mine, the organizers)
  • Former A-Grade Basketball player now very retired. Current exercise pursuits gym, swim, cycle and hobbling (also known as jogging except when I do it)
  • 1999 - : Member SCG
  • 2002 - : Member and mad supporter of Sydney Swans
  • 2005: Completed Kokoda track with friend and colleague Dr James Opperman (a Hurstville obstetrician)
  • 2014-15: Coach of number one sons Basketball team (for my sins)

Publications and Presentations

To see a list of Dr Rosens' publications and presentations please click here.

 

Dr David Rosen

Dr. David Rosen