Author: Dr Basia Lowes

Dr Basia Lowes

Dr Basia (Barbara) Lowes is a highly trained, caring and empathetic female Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon striving to provide individualised, compassionate and inclusive care that respects every woman’s unique story and health needs, at different stages of their life journey.

Basia is a fully qualified Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists. She received her Medical Degree from the University of Sydney in 2010, having previously completed a Bachelor of Law with Honours. Her general medical training was completed through the Northern Sydney Local Health District, and she went onto specialist training in high-risk Obstetrics & Gynaecology at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and The Royal Hospital for Women in Randwick. Basia completed an additional 2-year fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery accredited by the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy & Surgery Society (AGES). She is also proficient in open and vaginal surgery, and holds a Master’s degree in Advanced Gynaecological Surgery, as well as a Masters of Women’s Health Medicine. She offers up-to-date and evidenced-based care, including conservative, medical and surgical options tailored to individual needs.

Dr Lowes’ special interests include: Minimally Invasive Surgical & Non-Surgical options for management of menstrual disorders, abnormal bleeding, menopause, pelvic pain, pap smear abnormalities, fibroids & infertility, Laparoscopic hysterectomy, myomectomy, and excision of endometriosis, Vaginal surgery and prolapse management, Obstetrics – High and low risk pregnancies, pre-conception counselling & postnatal care, Hysteroscopic surgery, ablation, and resection techniques.

Minimally invasive surgery in gynaecology

In this episode of PodMD, Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Laparoscopic Surgeon Dr Basia Lowes will be discussing the topic of minimally invasive surgery in gynaecology, including how the minimally invasive surgery is undertaken, how to refer to the right surgeon, the benefits of minimally invasive surgery, the specific risks invovled in surgery, post-operative tips and more.… Read more »