Mr Brouwer is a consultant colorectal surgeon and member of the Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand, specialising in diagnostic procedures, laparoscopic, and open surgery of the lower gastrointestinal tract.
Mr Brouwer completed his medical training in Australia in 1994 and his specialist training as a general surgeon in 2005. After completing his general surgery, he did post-fellowhip training in colorectal surgery in Australia, New Zealand and the U.K before returning to practice in Melbourne.
Currently appointed to consultant positions at Austin Health and St. Vincent's Hospital, Mr Brouwer's private operating is performed at Warringal Private Hospital in Heidelberg or St. Vincent's Private Hospital.
He has a special interest in colonoscopy, laparoscopic colorectal surgery, inflammatory bowel disease and sacral nerve stimulation for pelvic floor disorders.
Mr Richard Brouwer
210 Burgundy Street
Phone: 03 9459 6555