Dr Benjamin Ng

Dr Wai Kuen Chow

Dr Benjamin Ng has been recognised by the Royal Australasian College of Physicians since 2008 as a fully qualified Respiratory and Sleep Physician. He obtained his MBBS at the University of NSW. He undertook his medical registrar training at RPAH. He completed sub-specialty training at St George and Auckland hospitals. In 2009, he was a lung transplant fellow at Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane. Following this, he had the privilege of training at the highly regarded cardio-thoracic institution, Papworth Hospital (Cambridge, UK), to obtain special expertise in the areas of lung cancer, interventional bronchoscopy, lung fibrosis and pulmonary hypertension.

He was appointed as a Staff Specialist at Nepean Hospital since 2011. He is also accredited at Nepean Private Hospital, Norwest Private Hospital and Macquarie University Hospital.

Selected Publications:

  • Fysh E, Tremblay A, Feller-Kopman D, Mishra E, Slade M, Garske L, Clive A, Lamb C, Boshuizen R, Ng BJ, Rosenstengel A, Yarmus L, Rahman N, Maskell N, Lee G. Clinical Outcomes of Indwelling Pleural Catheter Related Pleural Infections: an international multi-centre study. CHEST 2013
  • Navani N, Brown JM, Nankivell M, Woolhouse I, Harrison RN, Jeebun V, Munavvar M, Ng BJ, Rassl DM, Falzon M, Kocjan G, Rintoul RC, Nicholson AG, Janes SM. Suitability of EBUS-TBNA Specimens for Subtyping and Genotyping of NSCLC: A Multi-Centre Study of 774 Patients. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012
  • Navani N, Molyneaux PL, Breen RA, Connell DW, Jepson A, Nankivell M, Brown JM, Morris-Jones S, Ng B, Wickremasinghe M, Lalvani A, Rintoul RC, Santis G, Kon OM, Janes SM. Utility of EBUS-TBNA in patients with tuberculous intrathoracic lymphadenopathy: a multi-centre study. Thorax 2011
  • Ng BJ, Glanville AR, Snell G, Musk M, Holmes M, Chambers DC, Hopkins PM. The impact of pandemic influenza A H1N1 2009 on Australian lung transplant recipients. American Journal of Transplantation 2011

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