Complete Weight Loss Solutions
Welcome to Complete Weight Loss Solutions. Our team specialise in all aspects of weight loss surgery, and our primary goal is to improve your health & well being and support you over the long-term. We started our clinic in 2008, and have supported many patients since then. We have also developed a great reputation for offering a welcoming & supportive environment for everyone we cross paths with.
Past Patients of CWLS report high levels of satisfaction with our procedures & the support service we offer, and most importantly with the weight loss results.
Why Choose Us?
At Complete Weight Loss Solutions, our patients tell us they feel special as soon as they make contact. The environment feels safe and caring.
It is not our place to judge anyone because of their weight. Everyone is individual and must be treated with compassion and understanding.
Many of our patients have come to us through the recommendation of our other patients. This is a true testament to how we treat people.
We offer a sphere of support in which our patients feel guided and cared for. In the journey of weight loss we do provide an environment of respect and courtesy in which everyone is treated as a real person. We look after that person both physically and emotionally so they may find their true selves.
Meet Our Surgeons
Mr. Roger Berry Specialist Obesity Surgeon
Mr. Roger Berry graduated from Monash University in 1986 and gained his fellowship in General Surgery in 1996. He completed a certificate in transplant surgery in 1999 and has been active as a visiting specialist in General, Laparoscopic, Upper Gastro Intestinal surgery (UGI) & Hepatic Pancreatic & Biliary (HPB) surgery.
Mr Berry has extensive laparoscopic experience, ranging from gallbladder & biliary surgery, laparoscopic hernia surgery, laparoscopic appendicectomy to advanced laparoscopic surgery of the liver, pancreas & stomach.
He has developed clinical expertise in laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for the surgical treatment of obesity.
Mr Berry operates at both Cabrini Hospital Malvern & Cabrini Hospital Brighton.
Mr. Paul Ah-Tye Specialist Obesity Surgeon
Mr Paul Ah-Tye was awarded his Fellowship in General surgery in 2002, and later that year was also awarded an upper gastro-intestinal fellowship with Monash Medical Centre.
Mr Ah-Tye is a well-established surgeon with experience in Laparoscopic & Upper GI surgery and has been treating obese patients with laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding since 2008.
Mr Ah-Tye operates at St John of God Hospital in Berwick & Cabrini Malvern Hospital among others.
Mr. Liang Low Specialist Obesity Surgeon
Mr. Liang Low has recently joined our practice. He is a Monash University graduate and after attaining his general surgical fellowship he completed his extensive post-fellowship training in Oxford UK, where he was the Fellow in oesophago-gastric surgery at the John Radcliffe Hospital.
Mr. Low is now a well established General surgeon and specialises in upper gastro-intestinal surgery, hiatus hernia repair and has a special interest in upper GI and laparoscopic surgery.
He operates at Cabrini Brighton & Waverley Private Hospitals.
Mr. Hamish Shilton
Specialist Obesity Surgeon
Mr. Hamish Shilton graduated from Monash University in 2007, then obtained his fellowship in General Surgery in 2017.
After gaining his fellowship in General Surgery, Hamish completed his specialized training in Upper Gastro-Intestinal and Obesity Surgery in New Zealand and the United Kingdom through the Australian & New Zealand Gastric and Oesophageal Surgery Association (ANZGOSA).
Hamish joins our Complete Weight Loss Solutions team with special interest and experience in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy and Laparoscopic Gastric By-Pass surgery and Endoscopy.
He is happy to discuss the bariatric surgical option most appropriate to you and to help you to reach your weight loss goals.
Hamish operates at Cabrini Hospital Malvern.
Mr. Dan Foley
Specialist Obesity Surgeon
Mr Dan Foley has joined our practice and he is a specialist general surgeon who has trained in Australia and the United Kingdom.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Adelaide in 2008 and then undertook specialist training in General Surgery largely at the Alfred Hospital.
Subsequent to completing his General Surgery Fellowship he received additional training and experience in Upper GI surgery at Monash Medical Centre, and braved 2 years of English weather to gain further experience at the Guys Hospital and St Thomas’ Hospital in London
Dan’s main interests include weight loss surgery including sleeve gastrectomy and gastric bypass and he predominantly operates at Epworth Hospital – Richmond.
He would be more that happy to consult with you and determine the best way forward with your weight loss goals.
Dr. Adam Janson Medical Director
Dr Adam Janson graduated from Monash University in 1986, gaining diverse experience in many areas of the medial arena, he then settled into Emergency Medicine. After completing a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration in 1993, his expertise in the emergency field led Dr Janson to the Cabrini Emergency Department where he was responsible for the design & management of the Department. Dr Janson continues to work both in the clinical & management aspects of Cabrini Emergency.
Complete Weight Loss Solutions evolved from Dr Janson’s insights & experience, to create an uncomplicated and safe path for patients choosing bariatric surgery. Along with the management of CWLS, Dr Janson supports our patients with their weight loss journey.
Dr. Audrey Kotzander General Practitioner
Audrey is a General Practitioner with a special interest in weight loss. She has successfully managed patients with lap bands for nearly 20 years, and supports our patients here at Complete Weight Loss Solutions in Melbourne.
Audrey graduated from Monash University in 1992 and subsequently completed her diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Post Graduate Training with the College of General Practitioners.
Your Support Team
At CWLS, you are supported by our caring & experienced team right from the start of your weight loss journey.
We understand your decision to undergo weight loss surgery is not an easy one and can provide you with a welcoming & supportive environment.
After surgery, we can help you learn, heal & understand your changes to adjust to your new eating habits to ensure you have the best possible outcome.
Our team includes a nurse, dietitian, as well as a meditation & spiritual counselor to support & assist you along the way.
183 Wattletree Road
Tel: 9508 1222
243 New Street
Tel: 9508 8777
ST JOHN OF GOD BERWICK
3 Gibb Street
Tel: 9707 1900
89 Bridge Road
Tel: 9426 6666
246 Clayton Road
Tel: 9594 5167
WAVERLY PRIVATE HOSPITAL
347 – 357 Blackburn Rd
Tel: 9881 7700