Dr Jonathan Yong is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and a Member of the Gastrointestinal Society of Australia.
He graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School in 2003, completing his Internship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in 2004. He was then awarded his Advanced Surgical Fellowship in 2014.
Jonathan completed a further two years of subspecialty training in colorectal surgery in Queensland and New South Wales, during which he performed over 400 major laparoscopic colorectal resections. At the same time, Jonathan completed a Masters of Minimally Invasive Surgery at the University of Adelaide in 2015.
Jonathan also has an interest in the management of complex pelvic floor disorders, performing diagnostics and management for two years at the John Flynn Medical Centre, Queensland.
In 2016, Jonathan returned to South Australia, being appointed as Colorectal Consultant and taking up a teaching position at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
Dr Jonathan Yong is committed to treating his patients with respect and compassion, and providing them with excellent surgical care.
Dr Jonathan Yong is a graduate of the University of Adelaide Medical School, and underwent further specialist training in Colorectal Surgery in Queensland and New South Wales. He is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and a Member of the Gastrointestinal Society of Australia.
Dr Jonathan Yong completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at The University of Adelaide.
Completed his Internship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.
Commenced General Surgery training in South Australia.
Awarded Advanced Surgical Fellowship at Royal Adelaide Hospital.
Awarded General Surgical Fellowship at Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.
Completed Colorectal Fellowship Training at The Tweed Hospital (NSW) and John Flynn Hospital (QLD).
Completed Master of Minimally Invasive Surgery at the University of Adelaide.
Appointed Colorectal Consultant and to teaching position at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia.
Cass and Lisa work closely with Dr Yong to ensure that all aspects of patient care are administered smoothly. This includes managing your correspondence, scheduling appointments and assisting with surgical bookings.
Most importantly of all, Cass and Lisa are here to ensure you are always fully informed about all aspects of your surgery and feel comfortable about the process, as well as being on hand to provide any other information that you require.