More about Dr Steven Craig

Dr Craig is a dedicated surgeon who has undertaken extensive training in order to provide expert surgical services to the Illawarra-Shoalhaven region.

He completed a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Wollongong in 2004, then graduated from the University of Sydney Medical School with a Bachelor of Medicine/ Bachelor of Surgery with honours in 2008.

After undertaking his internship and residency with Illawarra–Shoalhaven Local Health District, he completed a Master of Surgery from the University of Sydney. He then started surgical training with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, initially in the field of paediatric surgery.

After several years in the paediatric surgery program, he changed his focus to adult general surgery, to better serve the needs of his local community on the South Coast of NSW. In 2017, he was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in General Surgery.

In 2018, Dr Craig was accepted into the prestigious American Association of Endocrine Surgeons' fellowship training program at the University of Calgary, Canada. Here, he completed extensive sub-specialist training in Endocrine Surgery and Surgical Oncology, as well as research work in the field of thyroid malignancy.

This broad education and training has provided Dr Craig with the credentials and experience to see and treat a wide variety of patients and surgical conditions.

Dr Craig remains active in research, regularly publishing his research work and presenting his findings at national and international conferences, as well as teaching medical students and surgical trainees.

Outside of surgery, Dr Craig commits his time to his local surf lifesaving club, and enjoys surfboat rowing and surfing. ​He is happily married and has three adorable children.


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