Dr Vivian Yu was born and raised in Melbourne. She grew up speaking Cantonese and English at home with her family. Vivian graduated from The University of Melbourne School of Medicine in 2002. During her studies she also gained experience in general surgery at the Queen Mary Hospital in Hong Kong.
After graduating and completing her internship at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Dr Vivian Yu took on her residency as a medical officer at the Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide. Vivian then returned to Melbourne to complete general surgical training through the Alfred Hospital.
In 2011, Vivian was awarded her Fellowship to the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and followed this with extensive post-fellowship subspecialty training in general, breast and endocrine surgery at Bendigo Health and Austin Health (Victoria) and Waikato District Health Board (New Zealand). During this time, Vivian continued to strengthen her skills and expertise in the areas of elective and emergency general surgery.
Vivian also has a keen interest in surgical education. She is a member of the Academy of Surgical Educators and regularly instructs on courses for surgical trainees through the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and General Surgeons Australia.
|o Thyroid conditions (toxic & non-toxic) |
- Thyroid nodules & multinodular goitre
|o Benign and malignant breast disease |
- Breast lumps, pain, nipple discharge
- Breast cancer
|o Parathyroid surgery |
- Minimally invasive parathyroidectomy
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o Mt Waverley;
Silk Medical Specialist Suites, Level; 1 / 401 Blackburn Road, Mt Waverley, 3149 o Wantirna;
Med-Care Specialist Clinic, 2/680 Boronia Road, Wantirna, 3152 o Mitcham;
Edward Street Specialist Centre, 16 Edward Street, Mitcham, 3132
If you wish to see Dr Vivian Yu please contact our office on 9792 1191 and one of our friendly receptionists will be able to assist you with booking an appointment and help with any further enquires.
We are contactable Monday - Friday from 9am - 5pm.