Anthony Chambers

Senior Lecturer

Dr Anthony Chambers is a Senior Lecturer in Surgery at the St Vincent's Clinical School and a consultant general surgeon at St Vincent's Hospital specialising in surgical oncology, breast surgery and endocrine surgery.  He has a Master of Surgery degree from the University of NSW and is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Dr Chambers has an active clinical research program with a focus on diseases of the breast, thyroid and parathyroid glands, and neuroendocrine tumours.

publications

Journal articles
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Gill G; Butt P; Reade MC; Crozier J; Williams A; Thomas T; Flint B; Matthews G; Duff N; Brown G; Chambers A; Courtenay B; Innes D; Malley BO, 2015, 'HOSPEX in the antipodes', Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps, vol. 161, pp. 336 - 340, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jramc-2014-000378
2015
Rowlands C; Griffiths SN; Blencowe NS; Brown A; Hollowood A; Hornby ST; Richards SK; Smith J; Strong S; Aggarwal V; Agosti V; Ali F; Ashman A; Bagenal J; Ball K; Barrie A; Binns E; Blades H; Brennan A; Brimecombe T; Burdall O; Carpenter CVE; Chambers A; Chambers A; Chambers T; Chauhan GS; Chouhan V; Collins H; Collins J; Constantin D; Corbett L; Crockett M; Dass D; Daulatzai N; Donkin V; Donnelly H; Doughty K; Dwon L; Easterbrook A; Eden D; Farnsworth H; Gamper A; Ghisel M; Greenwood A; Hanks K; Hardy T; Halls M; Hinton R; Hockin C; Hodgson E; Honeyman C; Hughes Y; Jacob A; Jackson J; Jay L; Jones M; Kanakopoulos D; Kalyanapu S; Kear I; Khan F; Knight H; Lemay N; Linley S; Linthwaite S; Logarajah S; Lyn-White N; Marshall M; McElnay P; Moutsoudis A; Nagvi A; O'Byrne R; Old O; Olsen S; Orr E; Pearce O; Pegna V; Pidduck H; Platt E; Pollitt W; Potts J; Price K; Regan L; Raymond A; Urriza Rodriguez D; Ross A; Sahnan K; Salimin L; Saxby E; Scholes S; Silk G; Stark H; Stephenson H; Soukup B; Stockdale C; Sykes J; Taylor M; Toonah A; Travers H; Tulbure M; Tustin H, 2014, 'Surgical ward rounds in England: A trainee-led multi-centre study of current practice', Patient Safety in Surgery, vol. 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1754-9493-8-11
2014
Pasieka JL; Longman RS; Chambers AJ; Rorstad O; Rach-Longman K; Dixon E, 2014, 'Cognitive impairment associated with carcinoid syndrome', Annals of Surgery, vol. 259, pp. 355 - 359, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e318288ff6d
2014
Chambers AJ; Stuart H; Pasieka JL, 2013, 'Management of complications in thyroid neoplasm', Otorinolaringologia, vol. 63, pp. 63 - 73
2013
Chambers AJ; Murynka T; Arlette JP; Mckinnon JG, 2011, 'Invasive melanoma of the face: Management, outcomes, and the role of sentinel lymph node biopsy in 260 patients at a single institution', Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 103, pp. 426 - 430, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.21846
2011
Chambers AJ; Liston P; Reade M; Courtenay BG; Higgs A; Rosenfeld J, 2011, 'Surgery for blast injuries: experience of an australian surgical team in Afghanistan', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 81, pp. 110 - 113, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2010.05652.x
2011
Chambers A; Routledge T; Billè A; Scarci M, 2010, 'Is blood pleurodesis effective for determining the cessation of persistent air leak?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 11, pp. 468 - 472, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2010.234559
2010
Tennyson C; Routledge T; Chambers A; Scarci M, 2010, 'Arteriovenous Malformation in the Anterior Mediastinum', Annals of Thoracic Surgery, vol. 90, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2010.04.044
2010
Chambers AJ; Longman R; Pasieka J; Dixon E; Rorstad O; Rach-Longman K; Jones J, 2010, 'Impairment of cognitive function reported by patients suffering from carcinoid syndrome', World Journal of Surgery, vol. 34, pp. 1356 - 1358, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00268-010-0404-9
2010
Chambers A; Routledge T; Pilling J; Scarci M, 2010, 'In elderly patients with lung cancer is resection justified in terms of morbidity, mortality and residual quality of life?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 10, pp. 1015 - 1021, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2010.233189
2010
Chambers AJ; Pasieka J; Dixon E; Rorstad O, 2010, 'The role of imaging in the preoperative staging of small bowel neuroendocrine tumors', Journal of the American College of Surgeons, vol. 211, pp. 620 - 627, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.07.016
2010
Chambers A; Routledge T; Billè A; Scarci M, 2010, 'Does surgery have a role in T4N0 and T4N1 lung cancer?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 11, pp. 473 - 479, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2010.235119
2010
Chambers A; Scarci M, 2010, 'Is skin closure with cyanoacrylate glue effective for the prevention of sternal wound infections?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 10, pp. 793 - 796, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2009.230425
2010
Chambers A; Routledge T; Dunning J; Scarci M, 2010, 'Is video-assisted thoracoscopic surgical decortication superior to open surgery in the management of adults with primary empyema?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 11, pp. 171 - 177, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2010.240408
2010
Chambers AJ; Pasieka J; Dixon E; Rorstad O, 2009, 'The palliative benefit of aggresive surgical intervention for both hepatic and mesenteric metabases from neuroendocrine tumors', Surgery, vol. 144, pp. 645 - 653, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2008.06.008
2009
Chambers AJ; Pasieka JL; Temple WJ, 2009, 'Improvement in the accuracy of reporting key prognostic and anatomic findings during thyroidectomy by using a novel Web-based synoptic operative reporting system', Surgery, vol. 146, pp. 1090 - 1098, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2009.09.032
2009
Chambers AJ; Magi E; Temple WJ, 2009, 'Abdominal wall reconstruction utilizing posterior rectus sheath fascia: A spare part for all reasons', Journal of Surgical Oncology, vol. 99, pp. 311 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.21218
2009
Chambers A; Scarci M, 2009, 'In patients with first-episode primary spontaneous pneumothorax is video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery superior to tube thoracostomy alone in terms of time to resolution of pneumothorax and incidence of recurrence?', Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, vol. 9, pp. 1003 - 1008, http://dx.doi.org/10.1510/icvts.2009.216473
2009
Steeg PS; Anderson RL; Bar-Eli M; Chambers AF; Eccles SA; Hunter K; Itoh K; Kang Y; Matrisian LM; Sleeman JP; Theodorescu D; Thompson EW; Welch DR, 2009, 'Preclinical drug development must consider the impact on metastasis', Clinical Cancer Research, vol. 15, pp. 4529 - 4530, http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-09-1363
2009
Fallouh HB; Venugopal PS; Chambers AJ; Govewalla P; Maruyama Y; Bhusari S, 2009, 'Large subpectoral hematoma: Possible complication of sternotomy post-cardiac surgery', Annals of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, vol. 15, pp. 192 - 193
2009
Chambers AJ; Campion MJ; Courtenay BG; Crozier JA; New CH, 2006, 'Operation sumatra assist: Surgery for survivors of the tsunami disaster in Indonesia', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 76, pp. 39 - 42, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2006.03644.x
2006
Chambers AJ; Crozier JA, 2004, 'Australian defence force surgical support to peacekeeping operations in East Timor', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 74, pp. 577 - 580, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2004.03063.x
2004
Chambers AJ; Lord RS, 2001, 'Documented prevalence of HIV and Hepatitis C infection in patients with penetrating trauma', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 71, pp. 21 - 23, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1622.2001.02020.x
2001
Sugrue M; Chambers AJ; Lord RSA, 2001, 'Management of gunshot wounds at a Sydney teaching hospital [1] (multiple letters)', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 71, pp. 67
2001
Sugrue ME, 2001, 'Management of gunshot wounds at a Sydney teaching hospital', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 71, pp. 67 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1622.2001.01992.x
2001
Chambers AJ; Lord RS, 2001, 'Incidence of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)-related disorders at laparotomy in patients with AIDS', British Journal of Surgery, vol. 88, pp. 294 - 297, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2168.2001.01654.x
2001
Chambers AJ; Lord RS, 2000, 'Management of gunshot wounds at a Sydney teaching hospital', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 70, pp. 209 - 215, http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1440-1622.2000.01788.x
2000
Margovsky AI; Chambers AJ; Lord RSA, 1999, 'The effect of increasing clamping forces on endothelial and arterial wall damage: An experimental study in the sheep', Vascular, vol. 7, pp. 457 - 463, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/096721099900700413
1999
Lord RSA; Chambers AJ, 1999, 'Familial carotid body paragangliomas and sensorineural hearing-loss: A new syndrome', Vascular, vol. 7, pp. 134 - 138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/096721099900700124
1999
Margovsky A; Chambers AJ; Lord RS, 1999, 'The effect of increasing clamping forces on endothelial and arterial wall damage: an experimental study in sheep.', Cardiovascular Surgery, vol. 7, pp. 457 - 463, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10430531
1999
Lord RS; Chambers AJ, 1999, 'Familial carotid body paragangliomas and sensorineural hearing loss.', Cardiovascular Surgery, vol. 7, pp. 134 - 138, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10073773
1999
Margovsky A; Bobryshev YV; Chambers AJ; Iliopoulos J; Lord RS, 1998, 'Small vessel ischaemia induced by microbead embolization in the sheep hind limb.', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 68, pp. 592 - 598
1998
Margovsky A; Lord RS; Chambers AJ, 1997, 'The effect of arterial clamp duration on endothelial injury: an experimental study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 67, pp. 448 - 451
1997
Chetwynd J; Chambers A; Hughes AJ, 1992, 'Sexually transmitted diseases amongst a sample of people seeking HIV testing.', The New Zealand medical journal, vol. 105, pp. 444 - 446
1992
Chetwynd J; Chambers A; Hughes T, 1992, 'Sexual orientation versus sexual behaviour.', New Zealand Medical Journal, vol. 105, pp. 388
1992
Chetwynd J; Chambers A; Hughes AJ, 1992, 'Condom use in anal intercourse amongst people who identify as homosexual, heterosexual or bisexual.', The New Zealand medical journal, vol. 105, pp. 262 - 264
1992
Book Chapters
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Chambers AJ, 2015, 'VIPoma', in Pasieka J; Lee J (ed.), Surgical Endocrinopathies: Clinical Management and the Founding Figures, Springer International Publishing, Switzerland, pp. 309 - 312, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-13662-2
2015
Pasieka JL; Chambers AJ, 2015, 'Gastrinoma', in Neuroendocrine Tumours: Diagnosis and Management, pp. 199 - 221, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-45215-8_13
2015
Books
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Pasieka JL; Chambers AJ, 2010, Gastrinoma, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-0857-5_12
2010