Dr Christian Van Nieuwenhuysen

Dr Christian Van Nieuwenhuysen

Anaesthetist

BSc, MBBS (Qld), GradCertClinEd, FANZCA

Interests
Dr Van Nieuwenhuysen is accredited at most private hospitals in Brisbane and provides anaesthesia across a broad range of surgical specialties. He strives to provide best perioperative care, pain relief and safety for all his patients.

Current
He is currently appointed as a Staff Specialist at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, where (among other jobs) he oversees a statewide allergy testing service for patients who have experienced anaphylaxis while undergoing anaesthesia. He regularly conducts teaching and training for fellow anaesthetists in anaphylaxis management and follow-up at a state and national level.

Professional Biography
Dr Christian Van Nieuwenhuysen completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Queensland, with Bachelor’s degrees in Science and Medicine/ Surgery. His completed his Anaesthesia training in Queensland, and he undertook a fellowship in anaesthesia for liver transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital in 2016,

Other interests
He has postgraduate training in the field of medical education, and is keenly involved in the education of anaesthesia trainees and other junior doctors.