This website will give you some guidance with regards to the services provided by Dr Daoud in different disciplines. The information contained in this website is a guide only and does not replace the value of having a one on one consultation with Dr Daoud and his staff. We believe that we provide a high standard of care of patients to achieve the best outcome by using the evidence based practice, crowned by the great skills that Dr Daoud and his team have developed over the years.
Dr Daoud commenced his internship at Ipswich Public Hospital in 1992 and also QE2 Hospital. Subsequently he was transferred to Sydney where he worked at the Westmead Hospital in the major trauma centre and different surgical rotations for 2 years. Besides getting tremendous experience in surgery, this had raised his career aspiration to become a surgeon which he pursued. He then moved to Newcastle, NSW, where he worked at the John Hunter Hospital and affiliated hospitals. In 1996 he moved to Townsville General Hospital and he worked in the Cardiac Surgical Unit as well as General Surgery. He then moved to Brisbane where he started his formal surgical training at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, Mater Hospital, Gold Coast Hospital and then back to the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he completed his surgical training program by passing his fellowship exam. He then worked as a staff specialist at the Mater Hospital for a year. Subsequently he travelled overseas to Germany and Belgium where he did special training in Endocrine surgery and obesity surgery. He also visited the best surgical units in the world with the most recent trip being in California in 2012. He also published papers which were presented in national and international conferences and recently reviewed 2 chapters in the book Basic Principles of Surgical Obesity.
His main interest is laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery as well as breast and endocrine surgery and obesity surgery. Dr Daoud also performed more than 1000 laparoscopic obesity surgical procedures, 2000 laparoscopic hernia repairs, more than 2000 laparoscopic cholecystectomy, over 110 laparoscopic adrenalectomy with 0 conversion rate. He also performs minimally invasive thyroid and parathyroid surgery and various other surgical procedures. He is also a member of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia and he is a qualified endoscopist for upper and lower GI endoscopy. His interest include tennis, music, basketball and jogging. Dr Daoud continuously strives to provide the best care for his patients and has great pleasure in seeing them well.