Dr Darren M. Gold    MSc., FRACS, FRCS(Gen), FRCS(Eng), MBBS
Dr Gold is a specialist colorectal surgeon with a subspecialist interest in proctology and inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and Ulcerative Colitis). These problems include haemorrhoids, anal pain, anal fissure, pilonidal sinus, anal fistula, faecal incontinence and constipation. In addition to his medical qualification from the University of London, Dr Gold is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, an Intercollegiate Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland, and a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He also has a Masters degree in Surgical Science.
Dr Gold qualified from London University in 1989. He spent 11 years undertaking his surgical training, gaining experience in hospitals throughout the South of England. He spent a year doing research at the world famous St Mark's Hospital for fistula and anal disease, in London, culminating in the award of a Masters in Surgical Science in 1997.He returned to St Mark's in 1999 for a post-fellowship year of training as the Resident Surgical Officer,  as well as a short sabbatical at the St Mark's Hospital, Mount Sinaii Hospital, Toronto, before taking up his appointment in 2000 as a consultant colorectal surgeon at Basingstoke Hospital in Hampshire, an internationally recognised  unit for the management of cancer of the colon and rectum. He was also a colorectal surgeon at the Pelican Centre, Basingstoke, a specialist cancer unitdedicated to disorders of the pelvis and liver.


 Dr Darren Gold

 In 2003, he married his Sydney born wife Julia, and after a further four years in England decided to relocate to Sydney. Dr Gold is a Senior Lecturer in Surgery at St Vincent's Clinical School, UNSW, and has a private practice at St Vincent's Private Hospital, City East Day Hospital in Maroubra and Sydney Private Hospital in Ashfield.

Dr Gold is the Secretary for ISPP (the International Society of Pelviperineology) and was one of the founder members of the South of England Pelvic Floor Group.

Dr Gold has given numerous international lectures in his field of expertise as well as running numerous surgical training workshops both nationally and internationally. (link)



We are pleased to announce that Dr Gold's Rooms can now be contacted on freephone

1800 4 MY BUM.