Dr Sydney Sacks

MB ChB, M MedPath (Chem), FRCPA

Special Practice Responsibilities
Biochemistry Head of Biochemistry



Phone number

(08) 9371 4500

Email: ssacks@clinipath.net

Dr Sacks graduated from the University of Cape Town and specialised in Chemical Pathology at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town. He practised as Consultant Chemical Pathologist at Red Cross Children's Hospital Cape Town and worked for a number of years as Consultant in Charge of Routine Chemical Pathology Laboratory, Groote Schuur Hospital.

Dr Sacks relocated to New Zealand, and for seven years was Consultant Chemical Pathologist and Medical Director of Health Waikato Laboratory in Hamilton. He moved to Perth in 2001 where he was Pathologist in Charge of Biochemistry at St John of God Pathology.

He joined Clinipath Pathology as Head of Biochemistry in November 2005. Sydney has wide experience in Chemical Pathology and special interests in diabetes mellitus, endocrine and tumour biochemistry.