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Dr. Chris Couch

Laparoscopic, Bariatric & General Surgeon
M.B. B.S., FRACS, FRCS (Glas.)

Dr. Chris Couch is a Specialist Surgeon with a particular interest and expertise in Laparoscopic and Bariatric (Obesity) Surgery. His undergraduate degree was obtained from the University of N.S.W. Postgraduate training was undertaken in Perth, Western Australia and in the United Kingdom.

Dr. Couch's surgical practice is mainly focused on the Laparoscopic management of Obesity, Biliary (Gall Stone) Disease, Hernias & Gastro Oesophageal Reflux Disease. He currently operates at St Jhon of God Hospital (Murdoch) and at Waikiki Private Hospital (Rockingham).

Medical School:

  • University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia.


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery M.B.B.S.,  (N.S.W.) 1977

Post Graduate:

  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons FRACS 1986
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow FRCS (Glas) 1986


  • Medical Board of Australia


  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Obesity - Hernias - Biliary (Gallstones) Disease - Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux

Professional Memberships:

Private Hospital Visiting Rights:

  • St. Jhon of God Murdoch Hospital
  • Waikiki Private Hospital

His particular interests are:

  • Laparoscopic Surgery for:
           Biliary (Gall Stone) Disease
           Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)