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About Dr Nicole Yap

FRACS MBBS ( Melb) A.Mus A
And Breast Oncoplastic Surgeon








Dr Nicole Yap, is a breast oncoplastic surgeon, and director of  Breast Institute Australia.  Dr Yap trained for 4 years in Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic surgery prior to completing her fellowship in General Surgery.   Her Breast Oncoplastic work was augmented by further training at the European Institute of Oncology, Milan, and participating at the Breast Oncoplastic Workshop Royal College of Surgeons, London. Dr Yap has honed her skills by working with leading breast oncoplastic surgeon, Dr Krishna Clough at the Clinique Bizet in Paris.

Dr Yap has presented at(IPRAS) in both Sydney and the International Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Berlin, and also at the European Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (EPRAS) in Vienna.

She has more recently presented at the 1st ISPRES(International Society of Plastic Regenerative Surgery) Congress, Rome, and BIT’s 5th Annual World Congress of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cells Guangzhou, China.

Dr Yap has also spoken at a number of conferences on Breast Oncoplastic surgery, role of genetic testing and the “Jolie Effect – role of prophylactic mastectomy and reconstructive options”. These include, ACCMA National Conference , Update on Cancer, Kuala Lumpur 2013, and Meet the Experts, Utah, 2014, and Les Arc, 2015, the Family Health Conference, organised by Dorevitch , 2013, and ACMAV, Current Controversies in Medicine Conference 2011 and 2013.

Dr Yap is passionate about the education of women in early detection of breast cancer, and the advances in breast surgical treatment. She has been guest speaker at Bendigo Bank’s Wealthy Healthy & Stylish Women Workshop,  Emerald Community Girls Night In,  Bank of Melbourne Staff Education Seminars, Hospira Staff Education Seminars, Pomeroy Pacific Boardroom Lunch Seminar,   Bunnings staff education series, and Survivors of Breast Cancer Breakfast , Mulgrave Country Club, 2011.  She has also been interviewed on Radio Australia, and 3MDR 97.1FM, Radio 3MP, and 3AW.

As part of Royal Australian College of Surgeons changing trends in surgery  campaign, she was asked to present the “Changing Trends in Breast Cancer and the Implications to Management”, to the Minister of Health, David Davies.  In 2015, she was guest speaker at International Women’s Day event.

Dr Yap has interests  in surgical education and was Educator and Examiner of Medical Students of the Monash Medical Department, and is co-editor of McGraw’s “Surgery On-Call”.

To assist patients, Dr Yap consults and operates at a number of locations across Melbourne. There is a centralised booking process from the main rooms.

Phone Number
03 9041 8445


Fax Number
03 9041 8445


St Vincent’s Private
Suite 8, Level  4,
55 Victoria Parade,
Fitzroy  3065


The Valley Private
Churchill Suites,
Cnr  Police and Gladstone Roads,
Mulgrave  3170


Melbourne Eastern Private
157 Scoresby Road,
Boronia  3155



Ringwood Private
36 Mt Dandenong Road
Ringwood East 3135


Latrobe Private
Cnr Plenty Rd & Kinsbury Drive
Bundoora, 3084


Reservoir Private
73 Pine Street
Reservoir 3073


Dr Yap’s other activities are:

Executive committee  of the Victorian State Committee of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons representative on the Cancer Council’s Medical & Scientific Committee

Previous past President of the Australian Chinese Medical Association of Victoria

Medico-Legal Society of Victoria committee member

and Member of –

  • Breast Surg ANZ Society
  • COSA ( Clinical Oncological Society of Australia)
  • Australasian Society of Breast Disease
  • Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeon
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Phlebologists

What’s the next step?

The next step is to book a consultation with Dr Nicole Yap.

You can book your treatment online or call our friendly team on 03 9041 8445.

Professional Associations and Memberships


To assist patients, Dr Yap consults and operates at a number of locations across Melbourne.
There is a centralised booking process from the main rooms.

Main Rooms:
St Vincent’s Private
Suite 8, Level 4,
55 Victoria Parade,
Fitzroy 3065

Other Locations:
The Valley Pvte, Cnr Police & Gladstone Road., Mulgrave 3170

Melbourne Eastern Pvte, 157 Scoresby Rd, Boronia, 3155

Ringwood Pte, 36 Mt Dandenong Rd., Ringwood East 3135

Latrobe Pvte, Cnr Plenty Rd. & Kingsbury Dv.,Bundoora 3083

Reservoir Private, 73 Pine St., Reservoir 3073

Phone Number
03 9041 8445

Mobile Number
0413 162 462

Fax Number
03 9041 8445

dr.nicole yap@gmail.com



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