A/Professor Lourens Bester

 

A/Professor Lourens Bester is a highly skilled and respected Interventional Radiologist with extensive experience across a broad spectrum of radiological procedures.  He has a special interest in venous access, arteriovenous malformations, and in interventional oncology.  Dr Bester’s interest in interventional oncology has made St Vincent’s Hospital the largest treatment centre in Australia for patients undergoing Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) with yttrium 90 SIR-Spheres for metastatic colorectal cancer and hepatocellular cancer.

A/Professor Lourens Bester is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists and the Australasian College of Phlebology . He is a member of the NSW Cancer Council Upper GI Oncology Group and on Cancer Councils Hepatocellular Advisory Committee.

A/Professor Bester’s interest in interventional oncology has made St Vincent’s Hospital the largest treatment centre in Australia for patients undergoing Selective Internal Radiation Therapy (SIRT) with yttrium 90 SIR-Spheres for metastatic colorectal cancer and hepatocellular cancer.


University Affiliation
  • Conjoint Associate Professor in Radiology at UNSW
College Fellowships

Areas of Interest and Sub-specialisation

  • venous access
  • arteriovenous malformations
  • interventional oncology


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