Our Anaesthetists

Please find out more about your anaesthetist below.

Dr David Boers

Dr David Boers

Dr Boers is a Specialist Anaesthetist at Royal North Shore Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital, the Mater Hospital and Sydney Adventist Hospital. Following completion of training at Royal North Shore Hospital, Dr Boers has sub-specialised in Cardio-thoracic anaesthesia and Echocardiography. Other interests include anaesthesia for orthopaedic, ENT, neurosurgery and spinal surgery.

Dr Boers has an interest in medical education and training and is a tutor in paediatric resuscitation, anaesthetic crises and for anaesthetic fellowship examination candidates. Dr Boers holds memberships with the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists, the Australian Medical Association and the Australian Society of Anaesthetists.

If you would like to contact Dr Boers please email drdboers@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr David Boers

Dr Jonothon Brock

Dr Jonothon Brock

Dr Brock is a Specialist Anaesthetist practicing predominantly within Royal North Shore Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital, Mater Hospital, and Northern Beaches Hospital. He has a sub-speciality interest in Orthopaedic and Vascular surgery, as well as Interventional Radiology and Neurosurgery.

He has been the Head of Department at numerous Sydney hospitals and is the current Co-Head of the Department of Anaesthesia at Royal North Shore Hospital, St Leonards, Sydney.

If you would like to contact Dr Brock please email drjbrock@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Jonothon Brock

Dr Sarah Green

Dr Sarah Green

Qualifications
MBBCH. FCA. FANZCA.

Dr Green is a specialist anaesthetist at Royal North Shore Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital and the Mater Hospital, with special interests in anaesthesia for adult and paediatric ear nose and throat surgery, joint replacement surgery, gynaecological oncology and trauma. She has a sub-specialty role in Perioperative Allergy and is Director of the Perioperative Allergy Service at Royal North Shore Hospital.

Other professional interests include medical management and post graduate education. Dr Green is current vice chair of the Continuing Professional Development Committee of the Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists. She is a member of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists, Australian Society of Paediatric Anaesthesia and the Australian Society of Immunologists.

If you would like to contact Dr Green please email drsgreen@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Sarah Green

Dr Matthew Ho

Dr Matthew Ho

Dr Ho is a specialist anaesthetist practicing in public and private hospitals across Sydney’s North Shore. His hospital appointments include Royal North Shore, Concord Repatriation General, St Vincent's Private, North Shore Private, The Mater, Sydney Adventist & Macquarie University Hospitals.

Dr Ho completed Anaesthetic Specialist training through St Vincent's Hospital Sydney, before embarking on fellowships in Regional Anaesthesia in Halifax, Canada; and Global Health Anaesthesia in Kigali, Rwanda. He is passionate about teaching regional anaesthesia to enhance patient safety amongst Australian trainees, and anaesthesia providers in resource poor environments.

If you would like to contact Dr Ho please email drmho@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Matthew Ho

Dr Joel Menzies

Dr Joel Menzies

Dr Menzies is a specialist anaesthetist practicing in public and private hospitals across Sydney’s North Shore. His hospital appointments include Royal North Shore, North Shore Private, The Mater, Macquarie University Hospital and the Northern Beaches Hospital.

Dr Menzies completed Anaesthetic Specialist training through Royal North Shore Hospital. During this time he trained across a wide range of sub-specialties. He has a special interest in orthopaedics, obstetrics & gynaecology, urology & advanced robotic surgery, and trauma. Dr Menzies is also an instructor at The Sydney Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre in crisis and advanced airway management. Outside of his clinical work he is involved in health advocacy with the surfing doctors organisation, providing medical care in remote locations

Dr Joel Menzies

Dr Karthik Nagarajan

Dr Karthik Nagarajan

Dr Nagarajan is a specialist anaesthetist practicing in public and private hospitals across Sydney’s North Shore. His hospital appointments include Royal North Shore, North Shore Private, The Mater, Sydney Adventist & Norwest Private Hospitals.

Dr Nagarajan completed Anaesthetic Specialist training through Royal North Shore Hospital. During this time he trained across a wide range of sub-specialties. He has a special interest in orthopaedics, obstetrics & gynaecology, urology & advanced robotic surgery, breast & thyroid surgery, and trauma. Dr Nagarajan is also involved in education of medical students & anaesthetic trainees, and also participates in charitable paediatric surgery in the Philippines through Operation Restore Hope.

If you would like to contact Dr Nagarajann please email drknagarajan@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Karthik Nagarajan

Dr BenOlesnicky

Dr Ben Olesnicky

Dr Olesnicky is a Specialist Anaesthetist at Royal North Shore Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital, the Mater Hospital and Dubbo Private Hospital, with special interests in intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring and anaesthesia for orthopaedics, spinal surgery, neurosurgery, and trauma surgery.

Dr Olesnicky is a current member of the Special Committee Investigating Under Anaesthesia (SCIDUA), a branch of the Clinical Excellence Commission and is the current Co-Head of Anaesthesia at Royal North Shore Hospital.

If you would like to contact Dr Olesnicky please email drbolesnicky@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Ben Olesnicky

Dr Joshua Rath

Dr Joshua Rath

Dr Rath is a Specialist Anaesthetist practicing in public and private hospitals on Sydney’s North Shore. His current hospital appointments include Royal North Shore, Ryde, North Shore Private, Sydney Adventist, The Mater, Norwest Private and The Northern Beaches Hospitals. Dr Rath completed his Specialist training at Royal North Shore Hospital and has particular interests in anaesthesia for shoulder and lower limb orthopaedics, urology, vascular, and colorectal surgery.

Dr Rath is also involved in simulation training as part of ongoing education and professional development for Anaesthetists and Critical Care Specialists.

If you would like to contact Dr Rath please email drjrath@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Joshua Rath

Dr Adam Rehak

Dr Adam Rehak

Dr Rehak is a Specialist Anaesthetist at Royal North Shore Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital, Macquarie University Hospital and The Mater Hospital. He has special interests in anaesthesia for neurosurgery, head and neck surgery and urology as well as intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring and airway management.

Dr Rehak is the current Clinical Director of the Division of Surgery and Anaesthesia, the Airway Lead, and the Airway Fellowship Coordinator for Royal North Shore Hospital. He is a co-founder of the not-for-profit Safe Airway Society.

If you would like to contact Dr Rehak please email drarehak@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Adam Rehak

Dr Nathan Thompson

Dr Nathan Thompson

Dr Thompson is a specialist anaesthetist practicing in public and private hospitals across Sydney’s North Shore. His hospital appointments include Royal North Shore, Norths Shore Private, The Mater, The Northern Beaches Hospital, and Castlecrag Private Hospital.

Dr Thompson completed anaesthetic specialist training through Royal North Shore Hospital. During this time he trained across a wide range of sub-specialties including orthopaedics, neurosurgery, ENT, obstetrics, and trauma. Dr Thompson has also conducted post fellowship training at the Oxford University Hospital Trust, UK. While in Oxford Dr Thompson gained further sub-specialty training in anaesthesia for major cancer and organ transplant surgery.

If you would like to contact Dr Thompson please email drnthompson@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Nathan Thompson

Dr Catherine Traill

Dr Catherine Traill

Dr Traill is a consultant anaesthetist with appointments at Royal North Shore, North Shore Private, The Mater, Westmead Private and the Northern Beaches Hospitals in Sydney. After completing her specialist anaesthetic training at Royal North Shore Hospital, Dr Traill undertook a further year of subspecialty training in Obstetric Anaesthesia at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto, Canada.

Dr Traill has a particular interest in anaesthesia for obstetrics (including high risk obstetrics) and gynaecology, urology, bariatric surgery, and orthopaedics and major trauma.

If you would like to contact Dr Traill please email drctraill@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Catherine Traill

Dr Charlotte Wilsey

Dr Charlotte Wilsey

Dr Wilsey is a specialist anaesthetist at Royal North Shore Hospital, the Northern Beaches Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital and the Mater Hospital, She specialises in anaesthesia for adult and paediatric ear nose and throat surgery, head and neck cancer surgery, urological and breast surgery. She has a sub-specialty interest in peri-operative medicine and is involved in the pre-admission clinic at Royal North Shore Hospital.

Other professional interests include post graduate medical education, Dr Wilsey is an examiner for the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and a Supervisor of Training at Royal North Shore Hospital. She is a member of the Australian Society of Anaesthetists and the Royal College of Anaesthetists in the UK.

If you would like to contact Dr Wilsey please email drcwilsey@northshoreanaesthetics.com.au

Dr Charlotte Wilsey