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Kelvin Kong.


A/Prof. Kelvin Kong is our first Aboriginal surgeon and Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. He specialises in Paediatric & Adult Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery (Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery), providing care to children and young adults.  

Kelvin is a Worimi man, from the Port Stephens region north of Newcastle. He graduated from the Uni of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery in 1999. He embarked on his internship at St. Vincent's Hospital in Darlinghurst and pursued a surgical career, completing Resident Medical Officer and Registrar positions at various urban and rural services.