Gynaecological Oncologist

Advanced Laparoscopic Pelvic Surgeon, Colposcopist

About Dr. Burling


Dr Michael Burling is a surgeon at Westmead Public Hospital, Westmead Private Hospital, and Norwest Private Hospital. He specialises in the assessment, management and treatment of all gynaecological conditions. This includes pre-cancers and cancers of the ovary, uterus, cervix, vulva, and vagina.

Michael provides evidence-based treatment options and supports his patients through their journey from diagnosis and surgery, to post-surgical treatment and follow-up. He is a strong advocate for the patient-focused multidisciplinary model of care. 

Michael speaks fluent English and Tongan and has worked extensively across Australia, New Zealand and Tonga.

Areas of Expertise

Gynaecological cancers

Laparoscopic and open surgery

and cervical screening tests