Nabeel Ibrahim completed training in surgery at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney followed by further post graduate study and training at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, UK as well as the Cleveland Clinic, Ohio. USA. Progressing from being a broadly based abdominal gastro intestinal surgeon he embraced the laparoscopic revolution in 1991 which culminated in a main focus in hernia and abdominal wall reconstruction.
Nabeel is the founder of the Australian Hernia Centre as well as co-founder of the Australian first Macquarie University Hospital -Hernia MDT which he currently leads. The Macquarie Hernia MDT collective is dedicated to research and excellence in the area of complex abdominal wall and groin hernia with ongoing publications in major clinical journals since 2015. Nabeel is co convenor of the ANZ Hernia Forum and its educational programs and scientific meetings.