Dr Carlo Pulitano

General, Hepatobiliary,  Upper Gastrointestinal and Transplant Surgeon 

A/Prof. Carlo Pulitano


About Associate Professor Carlo Pulitano 

Associate Professor Carlo Pulitano, is a  consultant General Surgeon specialising in Hepatobiliary and Upper Gastro-Intestinal Surgery in Sydney, Australia. He has special expertise in Laparoscopic (Minimally Invasive Surgery) and HepatoPancreaticoBiliary (Liver, Pancreas and Bile Duct) surgery.    

Dr Pulitano graduated from Medical School in Milan and undertook 6-year general surgical training in Milan, Paris, and Edinburgh. He moved to Sydney in 2011 for a clinical fellowship at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital where he worked for nearly 3 years. This was followed by a PhD at University of Sydney.  After this, Dr. Pulitano sought after more in depth training in complex surgery, so, he completed a second fellowship in Hepatobiliary and  Organ Transplantation surgery at the Toronto General Hospital in Canada. Following his fellowship in Toronto, Carlo was appointed as consultant at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. In July 2019  he was appointed Associate Professor at the University of  Sydney.


Dr. Pulitano is an avid researcher having published more than 110 peer-reviewed articles and received more than 18  awards for his research. 


Dr Pulitano, Sydney Surgeon, A/Prof Carlo Pulitano

Present Positions

-Consultant Surgeon at the Chris O'Brien Lifehouse Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, 2050

-Consultant Surgeon in Transplantation Surgery and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery , Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, NSW, 2050

-Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) at East Sydney Private Hospital, Wollomoolloo, NSW, 2011

-Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) at The Mater Hospital Sydney, North Sydney, NSW, 2060

-Associate Professor in Surgery, University of Sydney

-Director RPA Translational Center for Organ Assessment, Repair, and Optimization (COARO)

-Director Center for Advanced Research in Liver Pancreas and Biliary Surgery (CARLS)




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Phone:     02 9517 2020

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Consulting Locations

Chris O'Brien Lifehouse

Level 2, Clinic A,

119-143 Missenden Road
Camperdown NSW 2050

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Five Dock

5/50 Great North Road,

Five Dock NSW, 2046                                             

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Operating Locations

Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

50 Missenden Road 

Camperdown NSW 2050


Chris O'Brien Lifehouse

119-143 Missenden Road
Camperdown NSW 2050

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East Sydney Private Hospital

75 Crown Street

Woolloomoolloo NSW 2011

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The Mater Hospital Sydney

25 Rocklands Road 

North Sydney NSW 2060


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