OUR SURGEONS

Dr Peter Borzi MBBS, FRACS, FRCS

Dr Peter Borzi, a specialist paediatric surgeon, has been working with the doctors and children of Queensland and northern New South Wales for more than 25 years.

Completing his early surgical training at the Royal Children's Hospital in both Brisbane and Melbourne, Peter went on to further his studies after obtaining his Royal Australian College of Surgeons fellowship. He then spent over 3 years gaining experience working overseas in Manchester, Bristol and Leeds, culminating in an appointment as a Paediatric Surgeon and Paediatric Urologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London.

On returning to his home town of Brisbane, he was appointed to the Royal Children's Hospital and the Mater Children's Hospital and most recently The Queensland Children's Hospital (QCH). He helped pioneer Minimal Access Surgery for children making Brisbane the early world leader in Laparoscopic and Thoracoscopic Surgery for neonates, infants and children.

Peter has help various administrative, academic and training positions. These include:

  • College: Head of Department

  • Director of Paediatric Surgery and Paediatric Urology 

  • Examiner and Senior Examiner in Paediatric Surgery for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

  • Clinical Associate Professor in Paediatric and Child Health with the University of Queensland

  • Member of the Board of Paediatric Surgery at the University of Queensland

Peter is the Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Paediatric Surgeons, European Association of Paediatric Urologists and the Australian Medical Association.

Peter is interested in all aspects of Neonatal, Thoracic, Abdominal and Genitourinary Surgical conditions in childhood. He is always available to discuss, advise and review both face to face, as well as via Telehealth consultations. Click here to see where he operates.

Peter is happily married with four children and is a keen cyclist.

Locations For Consultations

Taylor Medical Centre (main)
Suite 10A, 1st Floor
40 Annerley Road (Cnr Catherine Street)
WOOLLOONGABBA,  4102
Ph: 07/3846 3915 for appointments
Fax: 07/38917445

Strathpine Specialist Centre 
Strathpine Specialist Centre
Unit 8 32 Dixon Street
STRATHPINE,  4500

Ph: 07/38463915 for appointments

For more information on locations and appointments, click here

Locations For Surgery

Private Hospital

The Mater Children’s Private Hospital 
Salmon Building - level 5
Cnr Stanley Street and Raymond Terrace
SOUTH BRISBANE,  4101
DAY UNIT AND OVERNIGHT WARD 
BORDER PARENT ACCOMMODATION 
PH 3163 1963 – Admissions Office

The Wesley Private Hospital 
Cnr Coronation Drive and Chasely Street
AUCHENFLOWER,  4066
DAY UNIT AND OVERNIGHT CHILDREN’S WARD
BORDER PARENT ACCOMMODATION
PH 07/3232 7777 – Preadmission Team
To book your admission online go to www.bookmyadmission.com.au

St. Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital 
457 Wickham Terrace
BRISBANE, 4001
DAY UNIT AND OVERNIGHT CHILDREN’S WARD
BORDER PARENT ACCOMMODATION
PH 1800 442 622 – Preadmission Team
To book your admission online go to www.uchealth.com.au/sawmh

Buderim Private Hospital
Elsa Wilson Drive
BUDERIM,  4556
PH 54303303 (General Enquiries)
To book your admission online go to www.bookmyadmission.com.au
(Children’s must be over 12 months for a General Anaesthetic on Sunshine Coast)