Mr Jacob Vanyai



General and Upper GI Surgeon

Areas of interest

  • Subspecialty interests include:
  • Weight loss surgery
  • Gallbladder and Gallstone management, including Choledochoscopy
  • Laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair and anti-reflux surgery
  • Oesophageal and gastric cancer care
  • Laparoscopic abdominal wall hernia repair
  • Gastroscopy and colonoscopy


240 Hoppers Lane


(03) 8370 3188


(03) 8686 1418



Jacob consults on site at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Werribee, as well as in Moonee Ponds and Surrey Hills.

Jacob is a General Surgeon with a particular interest in Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) conditions. He is keen to ensure all his patients receive the best possible care utilising minimally invasive surgical techniques and modern enhanced recovery protocols.

Jacob trained in General Surgery at Monash Health and Alfred Health. Admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2013, Mr Vanyai gained additional experience in General Surgery at Royal Darwin Hospital and in Upper GI surgery at John Hunter Hospital and Western Health. He is accredited to perform diagnostic and therapeutic gastroscopy and colonoscopy.

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