- Breast Surgery
Dr Fuentes completed FRACS training in General Surgery at the John Hunter Hospital in 2011; subspecialty training in Breast Oncologic Surgery at the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute in 2012; further training in acute, general and trauma surgery at Liverpool Hospital in 2013.
Staff specialist Breast and Endocrine surgeon at Concord Repatriation and General Hospital since 2014.
Dr Fuentes brings experience in the latest therapeutic and diagnostic techniques for the treatment of breast disease, in particular, oncoplastic breast surgery, which aims at removing breast cancer while preserving or reconstructing the natural shape of the breast, in a multidisciplinary setting.
Other skills include diagnostic breast ultrasound and implant-based single and two-stage breast reconstruction, following mastectomy.
Areas of Sub-Specialty/Special Interests:
Breast cancer, onco-plastic breast surgery, reduction mammaplasty (with breast cancer surgery), breast symmetrisation (following breast cancer surgery), implant-based reconstruction, patients with familial and genetic breast disease, breast lumps and fibrocystic disease, mammographic and ultrasound abnormalities, nipple discharge, breast infections and other disorders, as well as general surgery (e.g. thyroid, hernias, skin lesions, gallbladder diseases and acute surgery).
Public Hospital Appointments
Concord Repatriation and General Hospital
- FRACS, MBBS, BSc (Hons)