Martin Elmes | Gold Coast Surgical Hospital | Pulse Health

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Martin Elmes
Gold Coast Surgical Hospital 2 Lake St Varsity Lakes   5598 0098   5598 0031


After completing his Bachelor of medicine and Bachelor of surgery having attained Dean’s honours and Dux of physiology & Biochemistry, Gold Coast Urologist Dr Elmes, completed his general surgical training at the Alfred, Austin and Western hospitals in Melbourne.
His urology interests began in 2001 with residency and assisting surgically at a multitude of operations.  He furthered his urological training with a Doctorate of Medicine investigating Prostate Cancer immunology and presenting multiple clinical papers at state and international levels.
Martin completed his advanced urological surgery training in NSW, having passed his fellowship exams with distinction.

After attaining his FRACS (Urol) Dr Elmes spent a further year refining sub speciality techniques at the largest urological training hospital in Sydney.  He was invited to complete a complex kidney stone surgery & open and minimally invasive urological cancer surgery fellowship under world experts.
He was the first ever fellow to use the Da Vinci Si robot in the state of the art theatres at Nepean hospital - the largest Urological training hospital in NSWare still the only public sector Robotics hospital in NSW.
His main interests are:

  • Robotic Prostate & Kidney surgery
  • BPH treatments
    Advanced laser Prostate (HolEP)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
    Needle-free intracavernosal injections
    Penile prosthesis surgery

Dr Elmes has spent over 15 years teaching and training today’s medical students, junior doctors and surgeons. He was an honorary lecturer and tutor at the Austin hospital clinical school and the University of Melbourne. He is invited to lecture at the Bond University Medical school and actively teaches their students throughout post graduate training. He is well known on the local airways, featuring on 4CRB talkback segments on a regular basis about Men's Health and has been a guest speaker at the Prostate cancer foundation support group.