Dr Damian Dowling is a specialist Gastroenterologist who has worked in the field for two decades. He runs a private Gastroenterology practice within the Geelong Gastroenterology Group and is a Senior Consultant within the University Hospital Geelong Gastroenterology Unit.
Dr Dowling aims to provide comprehensive, evidence based, state of the art medical care within the field of Gastroenterology. It is Dr Dowling’s belief that patients should be intimately involved in decisions relating to their healthcare, and that such decision making is facilitated by detailed discussion regarding treatment options with relevant information being provided in an easy to understand manner.
Dr Dowling has extensive experience in gastroscopy and colonoscopy and holds Gastroenterological Society of Australia Accreditation in both these areas.
Areas of special interest include colorectal cancer prevention, familial colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, acute and chronic liver disease.
Comprehensive healthcare is provided through collaboration with a range of other Medical Specialists and Allied health practitioners including Dieticians, Physiotherapists and Speech Therapists.