Mr Peter Y. Milne

Originally trained in General Surgery but has specialised in Vascular Surgery since 1977.  Mr Milne was trained in Cardiovascular Surgery at the Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas and in Vascular Surgery at Royal Melbourne and Epsom District Hospitals. He established the Melbourne Vascular Surgery Unit in 1985.

Mr Milne’s expertise and special interests include aneurysm repair by open surgery and endovascular means, carotid surgery for stroke prevention, with carotid artery stenting. He also performs limb bypass surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques, of angioplasty and stenting. Another speciality of Mr Milne’s is varicose vein treatment by surgery, laser and sclerotherapy including embolisation for pelvic congestion.

Carotid surgery 3000 and counting
Aortic surgery and stenting 2000+
Leg artery surgery and stents 2000+
Bypass surgery 2000+
Vein surgery 10,000+


  • M.B.B.S. University of Melbourne
  • Fellowship Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Fellowship Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Post Doctoral Fellowship Cardiovascular Surgery, 
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. U.S.A.