Specialist Physicians & Surgeons
Weight Management Specialist
Dr Thaw Dar Htet
MBBS MSc(Endocrinology & Diabetes)(Queen Mary London) FRACP
SCOPE Certified Professional, World Obesity Federation
Member, European Society of Endocrine (ESE)
Member, Endocrine Society Australia (ESA)
Member, Australian Diabetes Society (ADS)
Member, Australia and New Zealand Bone Mineral Society (ANZBMS)
Member, Australian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS)
VMO Endocrinologist, Macquarie University Hospital
VMO Endocrinologist, St George Hospital
Conjoint Associate Lecturer, UNSW Medicine
Clinical Lecturer in Medicine, Macquarie University
Dr Thaw Dar Htet is a consultant physician endocrinologist committed to providing excellent quality patient care. She underwent endocrinology training at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney. She also holds a Master of Science in Diabetes and Endocrinology from the Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London. She has participated in a PhD research Project at Garvan Institute of Medical Research through the University of New South Wales (UNSW), focusing on personalised management of pre-diabetes and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Her research has compassed gestation diabetes, type 2 diabetes and pre‐diabetes, polycystic ovary syndrome and bone disorders. Her research has been presented in international and national conferences and published in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr Htet is one of the very few endocrinologists in Australia who has received further training and certification as a Weight Management Specialist through SCOPE training program. SCOPE Certification is conferred by the World Obesity Federation and is the internationally recognised standard of excellence in weight management.
Dr Htet has been appointed as a Conjoint Associate Lecturer at UNSW Medicine and a Clinical Lecturer in Medicine at the Macquarie University. She enjoys teaching medical students and junior doctors. She is also a member of the early career committee at Endocrine Society Australia. She is involved in developing strategies to promote career opportunities and development for endocrine trainees and young endocrinologists. Furthermore, Dr Thaw Dar is a member of the European Society of Endocrine (ESE), Endocrine Society Australia (ESA), Australian Diabetes Society (ADS), Australia and New Zealand Bone Mineral Society (ANZBMS) and Australian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society (ADIPS).
She accepts referrals from all aspects of endocrinology and has a special interest in weight management, reproductive endocrinology, different types of diabetes and bone disorders.
Consulting Locations: Earlwood & Bangor
Wed and Fri at Earlwood
Tue at Bangor