Mr Michael Hong



Colorectal Surgery

Areas of interest


Wyndham Colorectal Group,
289 Princes Hwy,
Werribee Vic 3030


(03) 9741 9300


(03) 9741 9377



Mr Hong is a consultant Colorectal and General Surgeon based in the West of Melbourne, with public appointments at Werribee Mercy Hospital and Western Health.

He commenced his medical studies at The University of Melbourne in 2001 under a National Medicine Scholarship. After graduating with Honours, he commenced training in General Surgery at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. During his training he received the Gordon Gordon-Taylor Prize and the Clinical Committee Prize for the highest marks in both the written and clinical examinations, the only surgical candidate ever to achieve this in one sitting.

After being awarded his Fellowship in General Surgery, Michael underwent subspecialty training in Colorectal Surgery (ANZTBCRS). This was spent in high-volume hospitals with a strong focus on advanced laparoscopic colorectal surgery: Bankstown Hospital, Sydney and Western Health, Melbourne.

Michael has also completed a Doctor of Medical Science about the use of administrative data for surgical outcomes. He received the Melville Hughes and Elizabeth & Vernon Puzey Scholarships for his work. He has numerous publications in peer-reviewed international journals, and he is an Honorary Fellow in the Department of Surgery, University of Melbourne.

Subspecialty interests include:

•    Colorectal Cancer
•    Colonoscopy
•    Haemorrhoids
•    Diverticular Disease

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