Dr Heidi Peverill


Dr Heidi Peverill grew up in the Western Suburbs of Brisbane and is a  locally trained Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. She has completed sub-speciality training in Oncoplastic Breast Cancer and Melanoma Surgery.  Having gained her FRACS in 2012, Heidi has worked extensively in both the public and private sectors and is very experienced in all aspects of surgical care. Heidi works to ensure the best oncologic outcome as well as ensuring the optimal aesthetic result for each and every patient, with both Breast Cancer or Melanoma and is passionate about ensuring patients feel informed and confident when making decisions about their treatment. Heidi also treats benign breast disease and performs other general surgery including gallbladder surgery, hernia surgery and emergency general surgery.   

As well as treating private patients, Heidi maintains public appointments at both the Princess Alexandra Hospital and Redlands Hospital, performing both Breast and General Surgery.

Heidi enjoys teaching junior medical staff and medical students and is a Senior Lecturer at the University of Queensland as well as a Senior instructor on the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons "Care of the Critically Ill Surgical Patient" course.  

Outside of work, she spends time with her husband, young daughter and two dogs.


Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer

  • Breast Reconstruction post Breast Cancer surgery

  • Benign Breast Disease

  • Breast Reduction Surgery

  • Melanoma surgery including Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

  • Skin Cancer Surgery

  • Inguinal/Femoral Hernias

  • Umbilical Hernias

  • Ventral Hernias

  • Appendicectomy

  • Gallbladder surgery