Advanced Gynaecological Surgery Centre
About Us

Dr David N Munday


Gynaecologist, Laparoscopic Surgeon

Dr David N Munday - Gynaecologist Adelaide
Dr David N Munday

Dr Munday graduated from Adelaide University in 1987 and completed his specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in early 1997.

He entered private practice in February 1997 and joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital as a staff specialist.

In 1999 he joined the late Professor John Kerin in private practice at Ashford then North Adelaide and was fortunate to have him as a valuable mentor and assistant in Minimally Invasive Surgery early in his career.

Dr Munday has been performing da Vinci Robot Assisted Laparoscopic procedures such as Total or Subtotal Hysterectomy, Pelvic Floor Repair for large vaginal prolapses and treatment of Endometriosis, since early 2019.

Dr Munday is credentialed to perform da Vinci robot procedures at Calvary North Adelaide hospital. He is also accredited to supervise other gynaecologists still learning to use the da Vinci robot for gynaecological procedures in both South Australia and interstate. He remains an enthusiastic teacher of all forms of minimally invasive gynaecological surgery.


  • 1987 -MBBS (Adelaide University)
  • 1994 -MRANZCOG
  • 1997 -FRANZCOG Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Accredited for Advanced (Level 5-6) Gynaecological Laparoscopic Procedures at Calvary Healthcare North Adelaide, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Woodville SA, Ashford Hospital, Ashford. In addition since March 2019 he is also accredited to perform da Vinci Robot Assisted Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures at Calvary Healthcare North Adelaide.

Current Positions

  • Senior Visiting Specialist at Calvary Healthcare North Adelaide
  • Senior Visiting Specialist at Ashford Hospital
  • Senior Staff Specialist at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital since February 1997.
  • Training Supervisor for RANZCOG trainees, since 2004.
  • He continues to enjoy the value and the experience of teaching our future gynecologists.

Areas of Special Interest and Expertise

  • Full assessment and management of Pelvic Floor Disorders (Vaginal and Uterine Prolapse) including large and recurrent prolapse, mesh complications
  • Urinary Incontinence investigation including on site Urodynamics assessment
  • Urinary Incontinence Procedures (Suburethral Sling)
  • Advanced Laparoscopic & Robotic (keyhole surgery) procedures such as Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Fibroid surgery (Myomectomy), Laparoscopic Vault Suspension (for vaginal prolapse), treatment of Adhesions and Residual Ovary Syndrome
  • Traditional Vaginal Repair Operations for primary and lesser degrees of prolapse.
  • Hysteroscopic procedures including resection of endometrial polyps and submucous fibroids, Novasure and Balloon Endometrial Ablation (for heavy and/or abnormal menstruation).
  • All general gynaecological conditions.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgical Society (AGES)
  • Member AGES Research Grant Committee 2005-2014
  • Urogynaecological Society of Australasia
  • Training and Accreditation Committee of the SA Branch of RANZCOG 2004-present
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
  • South Australian Salaried Medical Officers Association (SASMOA)


  • He is married to Rachel with 3 children
  • His outside interests include camping and Outback touring 4WD family holidays, computing, food & wine, piano, reading