General Surgeons

North Lakes Private Hospital Specialists


General Surgeons

Dr Roderick Borrowdale


Speciality: General Surgeon
Phone: (07) 3901 5150

Dr Borrowdale attended the University of Queensland and completed a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Hons). He is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS).

Dr Borrowdale specialises in colorectal cancer surgery, hernia surgery breast cancer surgery, melanoma and skin cancer as well as Endoscopy and Colonoscopy procedures from our North Lakes location.

Dr Roderick Borrowdale, General Surgeons
Dr Hugh McGregor

BSc (Hons), MBBS (Hon), PhD, FRACS

Speciality: General Surgeon
Phone: (07) 3901 5150

Dr McGregor completed his Medical Degree with first class honours from the University of Queensland. Following this he completed and was awarded a PhD from Monash University. He completed his advanced surgical training at the Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital and at various hospitals around the state. As well as many broad general surgery terms, he completed subspecialty training terms in paediatric, vascular, hepatobiliary, pancreatic, bariatric, breast, endocrine and colorectal surgery. He also trained in colonoscopy and upper endoscopy and is certified in both by the Gastrointestinal Society of Australia.

Dr McGregor is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in General Surgery. He is a member of the Breast Section of the RACS, General Surgeons Australia and sits on the Qld Regional Board of General Surgery. He is the Director of Surgical Training at Redcliffe Hospital and is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Surgery at The University of Queensland. He is a busy dad with 4 young children.

He thoroughly enjoys the challenges and variety of being a General Surgeon. He has a particular interest in advanced laparascopic surgery, including hernia surgery, gallbladder surgery & bowel resection. His other main focus and interest is caring for ladies with breast cancer.

Special interests
• Laparoscopic hernia surgery
• Laparoscopic gallbladder surgery
• Breast Cancer surgery
• Anal canal problems
• Vasectomy
• Colonoscopy/ Endoscopy
• Melanoma & Skin Cancer

Dr Hugh McGregor, General Surgeons