Dr Nicole Organ

Vascular Surgeon

Meet Dr Nicole Organ

Dr Nicole Organ was educated at Flinders University of South Australia, gaining a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery degree in 1996. She completed her internship at Flinders Medical Centre.

Dr Organ then transferred to the Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane for her General Surgery training, followed by tenures at Toowoomba and Redcliff Hospitals, Queensland. Her vascular surgery training started at Wellington Hospital, New Zealand, followed by time at the Royal Brisbane and Princess Alexandra Hospitals, Brisbane. Dr Organ qualified for her FRACS Vascular Surgery in 2006.

Dr Organ was previously a Locum Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at the Royal Brisbane Hospital.
Dr Organ was appointed at John Hunter Hospital in 2007 as Staff Specialist, Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon. She became a senior staff specialist Director of vascular surgery in 2013.

Hospital Privileges

Dr Organ is the Departmental Head of Vascular Surgery at John Hunter Hospital and a Senior Staff Specialist Vascular Surgeon.

Her hospital privileges are also extended as Vascular and Endovascular Surgeon at Lake Macquarie Hospital and Newcastle Private Hospital.

Memberships and Affiliations


- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Australia and New Zealand Society for Vascular Surgeons
- Conjoint Committee of Endovascular Specialists
- Australian Medical Association
- Academy of Surgical educators

Course faculty

- Adelaide Vascular Trials
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons vascular trainee course.

Board member

- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Board of Vascular surgery
- Hunter Post Graduate Medical Institute.

National audit

Dr Organ is a full participating member of the Australian Vascular Audit and CHASM


Dr Organ's main research is in vascular trauma, advanced peripheral vascular disease and non-invasive vascular investigations.

Special Interests and Areas of Expertise

Dr Organ has specific interest and expertise in the fields of aneurysmal disease of the aorta and other vessels, carotid artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, wound management and dialysis access. She follows this interest intently by attending conferences and furthering her education.