Professor Geoffrey Ambler



Paediatric Endocrinologist

Academic Appointments

Professor Geoff Ambler is a Paediatric Endocrinologist, specializing in growth and endocrine disorders and diabetes in children and adolescents. This includes disorders of growth, puberty, thyroid, adrenal, pituitary and other hormone systems.

He is a Senior Staff Specialist and Co-Head of the Institute of Endocrinology and Diabetes at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead and a Clinical Professor at the University of Sydney.

He graduated from The University of Sydney in 1983 and subsequently undertook postgraduate clinical and research training in Paediatric Endocrinology. In 1997 he was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Auckland for his thesis on regulation of the growth hormone axis. In 2011 he was appointed Clinical Professor at the University of Sydney, having been a Clinical Associate Professor since 2006. He is actively involved in undergraduate and post-graduate teaching and has published extensively in the scientific literature in paediatric endocrinology and diabetes.

He is a former Member and Chair of the National Growth Hormone Advisory Committee and continues to serve on the APEG Growth Hormone Expert Committee.

Rooms for Consultations

Norwest Private Hospital - Medical Suite G12

Hospitals Visited

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead

Research Interests

Treatment of disorders of growth and puberty
New technologies for management of type 1 diabetes
Transition to Electronic Health Records