Dr Ian Martin

MB BS (QLD) FRACS

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Dr Ian Martin talks with a Patient

Dr Ian Martin is a Hepatopancreatobiliary and Upper Gastrointestinal Surgeon based in Brisbane who has built up a busy practice over the past two decades. Dr Martin treats patients with a range of conditions, including obesity, hernia, reflux, and gallstones and specialises in bariatric, laparoscopic and robotic surgery techniques. He received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Queensland and in 1995.

Dr Martin has published many articles in his area of interest and is actively involved in ongoing research and publications. He trains surgeons and registrars at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and performs regular live surgical tuition to Australian and New Zealand surgeons in the field of laparoscopic surgery.

His results are recorded on the national Bariatric Surgery Registry (BSR). Dr Martin has achieved a surgeon of Excellence Award for his work as a Bariatric Surgeon at the Wesley Hospital. Dr Martin also runs regular laparoscopic bariatric masterclasses for surgeons from Australia and New Zealand.

Dr Martin’s expertise is in the following fields:

Obesity
  • Sleeve
  • Bypass
  • Lap Band
General Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Reflux
  • Gallstones
Malignancy
  • Stomach
  • Pancreas
  • Liver
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tree

Dr Ian Martin in scrubs - ready for surgery


“I am confident that contacting my practice will be a worthwhile decision to get you back on track with your weight and health issues. I will guide you through a safe, well-rehearsed, and evidence based weight loss procedure tailored to your needs. The surgery is minimally invasive so most patients leave hospital the next day allowing a happier, healthier more active life ahead. I feel privileged to be able to help you achieve your lifestyle, health and physical goals.”

Dr Ian Martin


Dr Martin is a current accredited member of:

  • The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • The Australian Hepatopancreaticobiliary Association
  • The International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity
  • The Obesity Surgery Society of Australian and New Zealand
  • The Australian Medical Association
  • The Australian and New Zealand Gastro-Oesophageal Surgery Association

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