Dr Geoff Brieger is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at North Shore Private Hospital who has been providing quality care for mothers and their babies for over 20 years.
He graduated in 1987 from Sydney University and then trained at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and King George V Memorial Hospital for Mothers and Babies from 1988, culminating in being appointed Clinical Superintendent in 1994. Having completed his training in Australia he then, in 1995, travelled to Hong Kong where he took up a position of Visiting Lecturer and then Clinical Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology until 1997 at the Chinese University of Hong Kong in Shatin. At that time he continued in private obstetrics and gynaecology as well as embarking on sub-speciality training in urogynaecology, gaining certification in that field in 2002.
Upon his return to Australia in 1997 Dr Geoff Brieger was appointed acting Director of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at King George V Memorial Hospital for Mothers and Babies until his appointment as a Visiting Medical Officer in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney. In 2005 he was appointed as a Senior Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Royal North Shore Hospital. He held that position until 2013 at which time he decided to concentrate on private obstetrics.
Dr Brieger has more than 20 publications in peer reviewed international journals; has been awarded research grants both in Australia and overseas, and has been an examiner for the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists since 2005. He continues to be actively involved in research, in particular in the area of pre-eclampsia or hypertension in pregnancy. He was instrumental in the formation of a research organisation known as PEARLS, an organisation that raises funds for research into pre-eclampsia.
Dr Geoff Brieger lives close to North Shore Private Hospital and can be at the hospital within minutes of being called from his consulting rooms and home.
Dr Geoff Brieger is married with four children, two at University and two still in nappies.