Georgia Rigas

MBBS, FRACGP, MRCGP Obesity Doctor
Dr Georgia Rigas - Obesity Doctor
Dr. Georgia Rigas brings a holistic care approach to the management of people living with obesity. One of her key primary focus areas, is the multi-generational effects of obesity.
  • Center of Excellence
  • specialist certification of obesity professional education
Dr. Georgia Rigas is a vocationally trained general practitioner, and bariatric/obesity doctor who brings a holistic end emotionally approach to bariatric care and related health services.

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Medical Service

  • Medical Management of Obesity

    Very low energy diets (VLEDs) and anti-obesity medications (AOMs) are used in select patients who have obesity or have overweight with associated health complications and/ or associated health conditions.

  • Bariatric Endoscopic TherapiesFor many years, Australia has been pioneering endoscopic therapies as a treatment therapy for this chronic disease.
  • Bariatric Metabolic SurgeryThere are several different operations which can be performed to help assist individuals with their excess weight and associated conditions eg improve management of type 2 diabetes; reduced knee pain and subsequent improved function.

Concierge Medical Service

  • First Medical ConsultationDr Rigas undertakes thorough medical assessments to ensure patients are in an informed position regarding their weight management options.
  • Personalised CareAfter thoroughly evaluating your health profile, you will be provided with a personalized treatment plan that is specifically tailored to match your health care needs, with a view to optimize your health, function and wellbeing.
The Classification of obesity is having a body mass index (BMI) of 30kg/m or more.
  • Personal Factors
  • Lifestyle Factors
  • Personal History
  • Family History

St George Private Hospital

Suite 3, Level 5
1 South Street
Kogarah
Sydney NSW 2217

  • Ph:
  • The University of New South Wales
  • Obesity Australia
  • ANZMOSS – Australian & New Zealand Metabolic and Obesity Surgery Society
  • Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society
  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Care Specialist
  • Strategic  Centre for Obesity Professional Education
  • THE OBESITY COLLECTIVE
  • World Obesity