Dr Richard Benny

Dr Richard Benny | General Surgeon | Bunbury

MBBS, MMed Surgery, FRACS

General Surgeon

Dr Richard Benny is a General Surgeon with special interests in Hernia and Colorectal Surgery. Dr Benny has over 27 years’ experience in the medical field and 15 years’ experience as a General Surgeon in Australia. He provides care in Bunbury and the surrounding areas. Dr Benny is passionate about rural surgery, he did his Rural Surgery Fellowship training in Alice Springs, Darwin and Wagga Wagga. He has now worked extensively in Alice Springs, Toowoomba and Bunbury. Richard is a member of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, General Surgeon Australia, The European Hernia Society, the Australian Hernia Society and GESA for scopes.

Dr Benny’s special interests include:

  • Hernia surgery – laparoscopic & open
  • Endoscopy – gastroscopy & colonoscopy
  • Colorectal surgery – laparoscopic & open
  • Haemorrhoids, fistula & fissure
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Excision for skin cancers with use of graft & local flap when required
  • Excision of soft tissue tumours & cysts
  • Circumcision
  • Vasectomy
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Release of Duptyrens contracture & trigger finger
  • Lymph Node biopsy
  • Infusaport insertion.

Dr Benny can operate at Bunbury Regional Hospital, Saint John of God Hospital Bunbury, Bunbury Day hospital, Busselton Hospital, Collie Hospital and Narrogin Hospital. He will also run consultation clinics in Bunbury, Vasse and Narrogin so his patients can be close to home.

Richard prides himself on his compassionate nature and strong communication skills. He has a wealth of experience in all areas of General Surgery and always provides personalised and highly skilled care to his patients.