Prof Omgo Nieweg

Nieweg

Qualifications

MD, PhD, FRACS


Areas of Interests

  • Melanoma
  • Skin Cancer

Languages

Dutch


Address

Melanoma Institute of Australia, 40 Rocklands Road
North Sydney NSW 2060


Phone

9911 7200


Website

www.melanoma.org.au


Appointments

Clinical Professor of Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Mater Hospital Sydney


Bio

Omgo E Nieweg received his MD (1976) and PhD (1983) degrees at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. He specialised in nuclear medicine and surgery. He trained in surgical oncology at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Texas in 1990-1991. He was a staff member who specialised in melanoma at The Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam from 1992 to 2013. Subsequently, he joined the Melanoma Institute Australia.

He has an appointment at the University of Sydney. He contributes to national and international studies on various aspects of diagnosis, imaging, staging and surgical treatment of melanoma.