The directory below provides links to lists of specialists working in particular areas of oncology. They have been developed by relevant medical colleges and societies. Use these lists to find the names (and contact details in most cases) of doctors who specialise in treating particular types of cancers or use particular techniques.
Please note: not all colleges or medical societies whose members treat cancer patients have made links available; the lists available here do not provide specific information about the training, experience or track record of individual specialists.
Find a Specialist:
- Breast surgeons
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Colorectal surgeons (colon and rectal cancers)
Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand
Australasian College of Dermatologists
- Gynaecologic oncologists
Australian Society of Gynaecologic Oncologists
- Head and neck oncologists (cancers of the mouth, throat, larynx, nose, ears, sinuses, salivary glands, thyroid)
Australian and New Zealand Head and Neck Cancer Society
- Medical oncologists
Medical Oncology Group of Australia
- Palliative medicine physicians
Australasian Chapter of Palliative Medicine
- Radiation oncologists
The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
- Thoracic physicians (lung and oesophageal cancers)
Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand
- Urological surgeons (cancers of the prostate, bladder, kidney, testes, penis)
Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand
This information and links to other websites are provided to facilitate public access to specialists and sub-specialists. Cancer Council Tasmania undertakes reasonable efforts to ensure the links are correct, but is not responsible for the content of the websites to which we link. Lists are developed and maintained by the relevant medical college or society. Cancer Council Tasmania does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of information provided by other organisations. Cancer Council Tasmania does not in any way endorse any individual in a list to which we link.