“As a Specialist Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon I specialise in managing diseases that affect blood vessels (arteries and veins) including the diagnosis, management and treatment of the arterial, venous, and lymphatic system disorders.”
My approach to your care
““I want you you to feel comfortable talking about your medical concerns with me and discussing both operative and non operative treatment options available to you. I am happy for your family members to be involved at consultations and in your treatment planning. I aim to see you on time and will answer any of your questions honestly and simply.”
About Mr Mark Lovelock – FRACS
Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon
Education, specialist training, experience & professional memberships
Mr Lovelock achieved his FRACS qualifications in 1993 and proceeded on to the Australian Vascular Training Programme, completing that successfully in 1995.
Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
In 1993 Mr Lovelock earned his FRACS distinction and in 1995 was recognised as a Specialist Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon.
The distinction is only awarded to specialist surgeons who have completed a minimum of 12 years medical and surgical education, with at least 5 years of specialist postgraduate training.
Mr Lovelock currently holds public hospital appointments both at St Vincent’s Hospital, Western Health and at Eastern Health Box Hill, where he is Director of Vascular Services as well as being head of the Vascular Unit at Eastern Health Box Hill. He also operates at Epworth Hospital in Richmond and Mulgrave Private Hospital in Mulgrave for privately insured patients.
Areas of Special Interest
He has a wide range of interests in vascular disease including the treatment of both arterial and venous conditions. He has a wide range of experience in endovascular intervention in arterial disease and specialises in:
- Endovascular aneurysm repair
- Bypass surgery for arterial disease
- Angioplasty and stenting of arterial blockages
- Carotid endarterectomy
- Open surgery for aortic aneurysm repair.
Mr Lovelock is actively involved and a member of the following organisatons: