Mitcham Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Mitcham Private Hospital specialist Geoff McCallum

Dr Geoff McCallum

FRCOG, FRANZCOG

Geoff aims to provide comprehensive care and support to women in pregnancy and with a range of gynaecological problems

At Craignish Specialist Centre, Dr Geoff McCallum works with his practice midwives who also see pregnant women at their antenatal appointments to ensure that all aspects of care are covered and all relevant questions are answered.

A father of five, Geoff was born in Melbourne and grew up in Melbourne and Western Victoria.

He studied Medicine at Monash University and after graduation worked at Western General Hospital in Footscray and Preston and Northcote Community Hospital (PANCH) before embarking upon specialist training at the then Queen Victoria Hospital in central Melbourne.

Geoff spent the last three years of the six years specialist training in England where he worked at Pembury Hospital near Tunbridge Wells, Kent and Heatherwood Hospital, Ascot, opposite the famous Ascot Race Course.

He has also lived in Japan and worked as a volunteer surgeon performing gynaecological operations in remote areas of Nepal.

When not working, Geoff enjoys a busy family life much of which revolves around horses including taking his two youngest daughters to Pony Club and various horse riding competitions and more recently breeding of potential eventing horses.

Twin pregnancy with vaginal delivery Vaginal birth after Caesarean section (VBAC) Elective Caesarean section Tummy tuck with Caesarean section Abnormal Pap smears Pelvic pain Pain with intercourse Slowness to conceive/infertility Heavy or painful periods Abnormal vaginal bleeding Fibroids Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and other hormonal imbalances Urinary incontinence Prolapse including surgical repair of the vagina, labia etc Surgical sterilization Insertion and removal of IUDs