Dr Yanez Peerbaccus is a dual-trained gastroenterologist and internal medicine specialist. He graduated from the University of Cape Town-South Africa in 2005. He then moved to New Zealand in 2007 where he completed his advanced training in Auckland and was awarded his fellowship (FRACP) in 2018.
He has received extensive training in general gastroenterology, inflammatory bowel disease, liver diseases, motility disorders and functional disorders. He relocated to North Brisbane in 2020 to work part-time at Caboolture Public Hospital. He also consults privately at Caboolture Private Hospital, North Lakes Day Hospital and Peninsula Private Hospital, where he provides a wide range of services in general gastroenterology, hepatology, and endoscopic procedures.
His interests include: Reflux disease, dyspepsia, dysphagia, Microscopic colitis, inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome, other functional disorders, liver disorders, bowel cancer screening, polypectomy, haemorrhoid banding, oesophageal dilatation for dysphagia and capsule endoscopy. He also performs endoscopically placed gastric balloon for weight loss, including it’s patient care package. Dr Yanez also provides a timely service both for consultation and procedures within 1-2 weeks.
Dr Yanez will be privately billing from the 20th of April 2022.
Dr Yanez is consulting from the Health Hub Doctors and a referral from a GP is required.
For more info on the Gastric Balloon, please visit Dr Yanez’s website below.