Dr James Opperman
MB BS, FRANZCOG
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
James undertook specialist training at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital where he was awarded the F.J. Browne Medal in 1996 for first place in the membership exam for The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He was then appointed Senior Register at St Mary’s Hospital in London. In London he worked in the High Risk Obstetric Unit with interests in high blood pressure in pregnancy, gestational diabetes, thyroid issues in pregnancy and twin pregnancy.
He returned to Australia in 1999, and was appointed as Visiting Medical Officer at St George Public Hospital. He has since started private practice as an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and has delivered over 2500 babies at Hurstville Private.
Areas of Sub-Specialty/Special Interests: Interests in high blood pressure in pregnancy, gestational diabetes, thyroid issues in pregnancy and twin pregnancy.