Advanced Gynaecological Surgery Centre
 
About Us

Dr Paul Knight

B.Sc (Hons Statistics) MBBS FRANZCOG

Gynaecologist, Laparoscopic Surgeon

Dr Paul Knight - Gynaecologist
Dr Paul Knight

Dr Knight is an experienced Gynaecologist who joined the practice at the beginning of 2016. After graduating from The Australian National University in Canberra he trained in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at The Canberra Hospital and Calvary Hospital in the ACT as well as Launceston General Hospital in Tasmania. He returned to Adelaide with his family after 13 years to complete advanced speciality training in minimally invasive surgery and urogynaecology at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. He is currently undertaking further training to be able to offer robotically assisted laparoscopic surgical procedures in 2016.

Dr Knight is able to offer a minimally invasive surgical approach for most gynaecological procedures.

Qualifications

  • 1998 – B.Sc
  • 1999 – B.Sc Hons (Statistics)
  • 2007 – MBBS (Australian National University)
  • 2014 – MRANZCOG
  • 2016 – Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Current Positions

  • Visiting Gynaecologist at Ashford Private Hospital
  • Visiting Gynaecologist at Calvary Healthcare North Adelaide Hospital
  • Staff Specialist at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Areas of Interest

  • Advanced Laparoscopic (keyhole surgery) procedures such as Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, fibroid surgery (Myomectomy), Laparoscopic Vault Suspension (for vaginal prolapse), division of adhesions and excision of endometriosis.
  • Management of Uterovaginal prolapse including mesh repair procedures for large or recurrent prolapses
  • Hysteroscopic procedures including resection of endometrial polyps and submucous fibroids, Endometrial Ablation (for heavy and/or abnormal menstruation)
  • Urodynamics assessment of bladder incontinence and over activity
  • Urinary incontinence procedures (Suburethral Slings)

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Australasian Gynaecological Endoscopy and Surgical Society (AGES)
  • Urogynaecological Society of Australasia