Dr Andrew Kiyingi | Perth Bariatric Surgery


Dr Andrew Kiyingi is Specialist Weight-loss and General Surgeon with advanced training in minimally invasive surgery. He is also a Surgical Trainer for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Dr Andrew Kiyingi was schooled in Sydney, graduated from the University of Otago (NZ) and was awarded the University Gold Medal in General Practice and Distinction in Surgery. He completed surgical training at St Vincents Hospital Melbourne and was awarded Fellowship (FRACS) under the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in 2014.

Dr Andrew Kiyingi has since undertaken 3 years of advanced sub-specialist training in Bariatric, General and Emergency Surgery which included the prestigious Phoenix Health Bariatric Fellowship in Liverpool, England in 2016. During this time he spent 12 months working long side world renowned expert Prof David Kerrigan who is one of the pioneers of laparoscopic bariatric surgery in the UK and a Founding Member of The British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society.

Dr Andrew Kiyingi was involved in over 300 bariatric procedures including Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass, Single Anastomosis Gastric Bypass and Revisional Surgery. He also had the opportunity to work alongside Dr Haris Khwaja – Founder of the International Bariatric Club and spend time with acclaimed Bariatric Author and Surgeon Dr Sanjay Agrawal at Homerton University Hospital in London. This has enabled Dr Andrew Kiyingi to master his skills as a surgeon of excellence. 

    • Australian & New Zealand Metabolic & Obesity Surgery Society (ANZMOSS)
    • General Surgeons Australia (GSA),
    • The British Obesity & Metabolic Surgery Society (BOMSS),
    • The Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)
    • The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity & Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
    • Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA)

Dr Kiyingi understands the importance of a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and works with a highly experienced team including Bariatric Dietician, Physician, Specialist Nurse, Anaesthetist and Psychologist to ensure you achieve the most successful outcome.