MBBS (hons) FRACP GradCertHlthProfEd
Gastroenterologist & Hepatologist
Raphael Luber graduated with honours from the University of New South Wales in 2011 with a Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS). Dr Luber’s gastroenterology and hepatology training were conducted at The Alfred hospital and The Austin hospital’s gastroenterology and liver transplant unit, alongside working as a clinical educator for Monash University. After being awarded his fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Physicians as a specialist gastroenterologist and hepatologist in 2018, he undertook a two-year subspecialty clinical and research fellowship at the prestigious Guy’s and St Thomas’ hospitals in London, United Kingdom. There he focused on the management of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and functional gastrointestinal disorders, and gained extensive endoscopy experience. He has published multiple papers within the field of gastroenterology, and presents at both national and international conferences.
Raphael consults and performs gastroscopy and colonoscopy at Caulfield Endoscopy. He also has admitting rights and performs endoscopy at Cabrini Hospital, and consults and performs endoscopy and at The Alfred hospital. His focus encompasses all aspects of gastroenterology including inflammatory bowel disease, irritable bowel syndrome, bowel cancer screening, and liver disease. He prides himself on taking a holistic approach to healthcare, in particular valuing the role of dietary and psychological based therapies, and is committed to providing patient-centred care.