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Dr Richard Curran


Dr Richard Curran

General Surgery

Dr Richard Curran is a General and Laparoscopic Surgeon. He graduated from the University of Sydney in 1995 and completed advanced training in General Surgery on the NSW Western rotation. He was awarded his fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 2008.

Dr Curran is a Consultant General Surgeon at Westmead Hospital and Blacktown and Mt Druitt Hospitals, with particular expertise in laparoscopic general surgery. He is a Visiting Medical Officer at Norwest Private Hospital.


  • Minimally invasive (laparoscopic) gallbladder surgery 
  • Minimally invasive hernia surgery, particularly TEP (totally extraperitoneal) laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic gastric banding
  • Surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Workers Compensation surgery for inguinal and ventral hernia 
  • Workers Compensation surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome
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Norwest Private Hospital


11 Norbrik Drive , Bella Vista 2153