Dr Marios Efthymiou MBBS MD FRACP

Gastroenterologist and Therapeutic Endoscopist

Dr Marios Efthymiou completed physician training at The Alfred Hospital in Melbourne and subsequently completed successive fellowships through St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne and the world renowned St Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, Canada.

He is the Deputy Head of Endoscopy at the Austin Hospital.

Marios has expertise in general gastroenterology, hepatology and all aspects of advanced interventional endoscopy including ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound, capsule endoscopy, Barretts therapies, double balloon enteroscopy and endoscopic mucosal resection.

Professional experience

2011 - Deputy Head of Endoscopy: The Austin Hospital

2010 - 2011 St Michael’s Hospital, Canada: Fellow, therapeutic endoscopy

2010 - 2011 University of Toronto, Canada: Fellow, therapeutic endoscopy

2008 - 2010 St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne: Fellow, therapeutic endoscopy

2008 - 2010 The University of Melbourne: Postgraduate research fellowship

2007 - 2008 The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne: Gastroenterology trainee

2006 - 2007 Frankston Hospital, Melbourne : Gastroenterology trainee

2004 - 2006 The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne: Medical registrar

2001 - 2004 The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne: Hospital medical officer


2019 FTRD workshop, Melbourne, Australia

2018 GESA Recertification in Colonoscopy

2016 ASGE ESD and POEM workshop, Downers Grove, Illinois

2012 “Train the Colonoscopist Trainer Course 2012”, St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne

2011 The University of Melbourne Doctor of Medicine (MD)

2011 University of Toronto Fellow, Advanced therapeutic endoscopy

2009 Awarded REF - Research Scholarship from St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne

2008 Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians

2008 6th Australasian Course on Capsule Endoscopy

2008 “Statistics for Research Workers Course”, Melbourne University.

2005 FRACP Clinical Examination.

2004 FRACP Written Examination.

2000 Monash University Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

1993 Melbourne High School Victorian Certificate of Education