Specialist Anaesthetist

Dr Paul Herreen

BMBS, FANZCA Specialist Anaesthetist

Special Interests:

  • Obstetrics and gynaecology
  • Regional anaesthesia & the use of ultrasound guidance for regional anaesthesia
  • Orthopaedics
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Eye surgery
  • Improving pre-hospital assessment and preparation of patients in the private sector


Dr Herreen studied medicine at Flinders University. He completed his internship and basic surgical training in SA followed by many years of experience in surgical work and particularly orthopaedic surgery in SA, ACT and WA. Dr Herreen completed specialist training in anaesthesia in SA, becoming a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists in 2000.

Dr Herreen attends and participates in continuing medical education at a local and national level. He previously assisted in the planning of a national scientific meeting with the ASA and is currently involved in planning (and presenting) educational sessions with the Day Surgery SIG. He also assists SAS with teaching and exam preparation of final exam candidates.

Pre-Hospital Assessment

If you are having major surgery, have significant health issues or specific concerns, you may benefit from seeing your anaesthetist well in advance of your operation. Please contact our office to arrange this.

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