General Surgeons at Delmar

Dr Robert Melville - Laparoscopic Surgery

Suite 5 3rd Floor, 39 East Esplanade, Manly, NSW, 2095.
Ph: 9977 0024

Dr Keith Tish - Gastroenterology

Suite 119, 20 Dale Street, Brookvale, NSW 2100.
Ph: 9907 1477

Dr Gabriella Vasica - General and Laparoscopic Surgery

Suite 502, Level 5 20 Bungan Street Mona Vale, NSW, 2103
Ph:  9997 7346

Dr Gabby Vasica
MSc (Hons I) MBBS (hons) FRACS
General, Breast & Laparoscopic Surgeon

Due to a special interests in breast, laparoscopic and general surgery Dr Vasica is  committed to maintaining a broad range of surgical skills and also holds a number of private and public surgical appointments as well as a number of on call surgical rosters. Dr Vasica is the Clinical Supervisor of training for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai and Mona Vale District Hospitals and Deputy Chair of the NSW/ACT Surgical Training Committee for the College of surgeons; a committee that reviews all of the Surgical Trainees in NSW and their progress as well as the manner in which General Surgical training is delivered and assessed in order to produce the highest standard surgical trainees and surgeons for the future.  Dr Vasica also holds the post of lecturer and clinical tutor at the Northern Clinical Network and SAN Clinical School of Medicine teaching both clinical examination and communication skills. 

Common procedures that Dr Vasica performs include (but are not limited to) breast surgery, varicose veins, haemorrhoidectomy, ingrown toenails, vasectomies, pilonidal sinus surgery, lipoma’s and skin lesions (benign and malignant) and colonoscopies. Dr Vasica also performs laparoscopic procedures such as appendectomies, hernia repairs (open and laparoscopic) and cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal). In addition to this, she has a particular interest in major abdominal surgery including bowel resections and laparotomies.

Dr Vasica is local to the Mona Vale area and committed to remaining within the Northern Sydney area for the duration of her career.  Dr Vasica is able to provide a service to all residents of the Northern Beaches through participation in the emergency on-call roster and elective lists at Mona Vale District and Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospitals. In addition to rooms in Mona Vale’s Bungan Street Tower she also consults from sessional rooms in Hornsby and at the Sydney Adventist Hospital in Wahroonga. Private patients may elect to have surgery with Dr Vasica via permanent elective lists at both Delmar Private Hospital and the Sydney Adventist Hospital.