Understanding Bowel Cancer podcast

Did you know that bowel cancer is the second most common cancer affecting Australian men and women? Approximately 1,200 new cases are diagnosed each year in WA alone.

29 Oct 2019

In our latest podcast episode, St John of God Subiaco Hospital Specialist Colorectal Surgeon Prof Cameron Platell discusses the latest on Bowel Cancer research and highlights the importance of exercise in preventing the condition.


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Prof Cameron Platell Specialist colorectal surgeon

About the Presenter

Professor Cameron Platell is a specialist colorectal surgeon based at St John of God Subiaco Hospital, where he is also the Director of the Colorectal Cancer Research Group. He is also an Academic Professor with the University of Western Australia. He has cared for nearly 1,800 patients with colorectal tumours and 340 patients with severe inflammatory bowel disease.