Welcome to the practice of
Dr Alisha Azmir
& General Surgeon
Area of Specialty
Dr Alisha Azmir is a specialist consultant surgeon based in Canberra, ACT. She is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons trained in minimally invasive techniques for the treatment of benign and malignant colorectal conditions.
Specialty services include:
Bowel cancer (colon & rectal cancer)
Proctology - treating anorectal disease including haemorrhoids, anal fissures, perianal abscess and anal fistula disease
Benign conditions of the colon including diverticulitis
- Faecal incontinence
Pelvic floor dysfunction
Inflammatory bowel disease (in collaboration with gastroenterology)
Endometriosis (in collaboration with gynaecology)
Abdominal wall hernias
General surgical emergencies
Dr Alisha Azmir has trained in colorectal surgery through the Australia and New Zealand Training Board in Colon and Rectal Surgery. She has public hospital appointments at Canberra Hospital & North Canberra Hospital. She also works privately through Calvary Private Hospital Bruce & National Capital Private Hospital.
Her colorectal fellowship appointments include:
Gold Coast University Hospital
Prince of Wales Public Hospital
Prior to this, she was awarded a Fellowship to the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in General Surgery in 2018. Her general surgical training was completed in Western Sydney and regional NSW.
Dr Azmir attended medical school at the Australian National University and has also obtained a Master of Surgery from the University of Sydney. Her undergraduate studies also included a Bachelor of IT through the University of Technology Sydney.
Canberra Health Service
Department of Surgery