Foreign Faculty

Dr. Desmond Wee


Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia

Director, Western ENT

Dr. Desmond Wee is a consultant Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.

He is an Australian trained surgeon with extensive training experience in Perth and Adelaide. He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery in 2007.

Following this he undertook further post fellowship training overseas. He completed a head and neck fellowship at Auckland City Hospital. This fellowship particularly focused on surgical oncology and thyroid surgery. Following this he completed a fellowship at the Singapore General Hospital on advanced techniques in endoscopic sinus surgery and thyroid surgery. He has also spent time at the University Hospital Gasthuisberg in Leuven, Belgium.

Dr. Wee has an active role in teaching medical students from the University of Western Australia and Notre Dame. He also trains and supervises trainee ENT surgeons at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.