Dr James Metri
After obtaining his Medical degree from the University of Sydney in 1999, Dr Metri became a Surgical Trainee and a Member of the Royal Australasian and New Zealand College of Surgeons in 2001. He trained in multiple sub-specialties and worked as a Registrar in Neurosurgery, ENT/Head & Neck and General/Colorectal Surgery at major Teaching Hospitals in Sydney over a five year period.
He subsequently pursued a career in Radiology where he completed his training at Westmead Hospital. During that time he implemented significant protocols within the Emergency Department to improve and expedite patient care. He was appointed Associate Lecturer in Anatomy at the University of Sydney in 2007.
He has been heavily involved with the teaching of Medical Students, Physician, Emergency and Radiology Trainees, and was awarded Lecturer of the Year 2011 by the Westmead Medical Association; and awarded Lecturer of the Year for Medical Grand Rounds 2011 at Westmead Hospital. He has also been involved in the design of the Radiology Teaching modules for the RACGP. His interests are Neuroradiology along with ENT/Head & Neck Radiology. Dr Metri is also a keen proceduralist who is competent with Ultrasound and CT guided biopsies and injections, with extensive surgical experience behind him.
In addition to private practice, Dr Metri is a Visiting Medical Officer at Westmead Hospital.