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Dr Ben Lancashire

Dr Ben Lancashire

Dr Ben Lancashire is a specialist oncoplastic breast surgeon, endocrine surgeon and general surgeon.

Born and raised in Brisbane, he completed his undergraduate education with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Queensland. He went on to study Medicine at the University of Queensland where he graduated with Honours.

After his resident medical officer training, he was accepted into the Australasian General Surgery specialist training program. During this time, he won the prestigious Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Neville Davis Research Prize.

After completing his specialist training as a general surgeon, Dr Lancashire undertook a further two years of sub-specialty training in oncoplastic and reconstructive breast surgery and endocrine surgery. He has a special interest in breast cancer surgery, thyroid surgery and parathyroid surgery.

Dr Lancashire has both public and private hospital visiting specialist appointments. He is a specialist oncoplastic breast surgeon and endocrine surgeon, however, also manages elective and emergency general surgical conditions

Dr Lancashire is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS), a full member of Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand (BreastSurgANZ), the Australasian Society for Breast Disease (ASBD), the Australian & New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons (AES) and General Surgeons Australia (GSA). He is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (ACS). 

He is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland and Griffith University, and an Honorary Adjunct Assistant Professor at Bond University.

Dr Lancashire is a member of specialist group ORBE Surgeons. He consults from the Mater Private Breast Cancer Centre at the Mater Private Hospital in South Brisbane. He also consults from Brisbane Medical Specialists in Tarragindi and Westside Private Hospital in Taringa. Dr Lancashire has a visiting specialist position at the Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Hospital and is a visiting breast surgeon with BreastScreen Queensland.