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Mr Naveed Alam

Thoracic Surgeon

Naveed Alam is a Thoracic Surgeon who has been in consultant practice in Melbourne since 2005.  He also has been consulting in Tasmania since 2011.

After completing medical school and surgical training in Canada, he completed fellowships at the National Cancer Institute of Canada and at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York.

Mr Alam’s areas of interest are minimally invasive surgery (VATS and robotic), thoracic oncology and surgical education. Through his work with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and as a member of the Asian Thoracoscopic Education Program, he is extensively involved nationally and internationally in training junior and senior surgeons. He is also a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne.

Conditions Treated:

  • Lung Cancer
  • Mesothelioma
  • Thymoma
  • Emphysema
  • Tracheal Tumours
  • Tracheal Stenosis
  • Diaphragmatic Paralysis
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Slipping Rib Syndrome
  • Hyperhidrosis