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Dr Glenn Mckay


Dr Glenn Mckay

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Dr Glenn McKay is an enthusiastic surgeon wh- specializes in the practice of both Cardiac and Thoracic surgery. Prior to appointment as a Consultant Surgeon at The Canberra Hospital and National Capital Private Hospital in August 2014, he was employed in Wellington, New Zealand’s Capital city, for six years. Glenn is excited to now be living and working in Canberra as it is a beautiful city in which to live and it is the ideal place to raise his young family. Dr McKay has a wide range of operative experience in adult cardiac and thoracic surgery including:  Lung cancer resection and staging, vide-assisted sympathectomy, pleurodeses, biopsies and lymph node sampling. - Mediastinal surgery: mediastinal masses, thymectomy, diaphragm and chest wall surgery.  Coronary artery re-vascularisation, valvular heart disease and thoracic aneurysm surgery. He has commenced private practice at National Capital Private Hospital, and welcome involvement in the care of your patients. All referrals will be dealt with urgency and professional courtesy. Glenn strives to provide the highest level of surgical skill, post-operative care and ongoing follow up. He will also provide comprehensive correspondence (clinic letters, operation notes, and histology reports) to each General Practitioner or referring Specialist.


Aneurysmal disease

  • Endovascular AAA repair (EVAR)

  • Open AAA repair

  • Complex endovascular techniques (branched and fenestrated repairs) 

  • Peripheral aneurysm repair

Carotid artery disease

  •  Endarterectomy


Claudication & Lower limb arterial disease

  •  Angiography - minimally invasive

  •  Angioplasty (ballooning) and stenting

  •  Bypass surgery

  •  Hybrid reconstruction (combining open and endovascular techniques)

Varicose veins

  •  Endovenous ablation

  •  Open surgery

  •  Sclerotherapy

Diabetic foot


Preventative techniques

Renal dialysis access surgery

  •  Perm-cath insertion/removal

  •  AV fistula creation

  •  AV fistula maintenance/angioplasty (ballooning) and stenting

Thoracic outlet syndrome

 Decompression and first rib resection


- Mediastinal masses - Lung cancer - Chest wall pathology Cardiac Surgery - Coronary artery revascularisation - Valvular heart disease
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National Capital Private Hospital


Corner Gilmore Crescent & Hospital Road, Garran 2605