Dr Thomas (Tom) Cade
Melbourne-Based Obstetrician & Gynaecologist Dr Thomas (Tom) Cade
Dr Tom Cade is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in full time private practice at St Vincent’s and Epworth Freemasons Private Hospitals in Melbourne. His obstetric area of practice encompasses everything from the most uncomplicated vaginal delivery through to a particular interest in diabetes, specifically the management of those with pre-existing diabetes or who have had gestational diabetes in a previous pregnancy. He received a RANZCOG Scholarship and Melbourne University Fellowship for his work in the management of gestational diabetes and has been awarded a doctorate for his thesis on this topic. He previously led the Diabetes Unit at the Royal Women’s Hospital and contributed to the department of Maternal Fetal Medicine.
Dr Cade undertook advanced training in gynaecological (particularly laparoscopic) surgery at the Royal Women’s and Freemason’s hospital and has been a Pelvic Floor Surgeon at the Royal Women’s Hospital. Dr Cade most commonly operates laparoscopically for pain, infertility or ovarian pathology and has an interest in the surgical management of prolapse or poorly healed obstetric repairs. Referrals to sub-specialists are organised where appropriate.
With different circumstances requiring the need for certain facilities, Dr Cade is able to deliver at several of Melbourne’s most respected hospitals. Dr Cade delivers at St Vincent’s and Epworth Freemasons private hospitals, and in the event of emergency transfer he is also accredited at the Royal Women’s Hospital and Frances Perry House.
Dr Cade has numerous ongoing research interests, is a reviewer for several international journals, has a position as a Senior Lecturer and Examiner at the University of Melbourne and RANZCOG.Read more