About Tim

Mr Timothy Bennett graduated medicine at Monash University in 1985 and became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1995, specialising in plastic surgery.

He was appointed as a Research Fellow at the Bernard O’Brien Institute of Microsurgery from 1996-1998 involving research into peripheral nerve injuries and was awarded a Diploma of Anatomy in 1988.

Mr Bennett then went on to complete a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship in Leeds, England from 1998 – 1999.

Today, Mr Bennett is the immediate past Director of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery at St Vincent’s Public Hospital Melbourne and a visiting Hand Surgeon at St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy and Kew, Melbourne, while maintaining memberships with the Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Australian Hand Surgery Society.

Mr Bennett is also involved in continuing medical education programmes with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.