About Peter Y. Milne

Vascular, Endovascular & Laser Surgeon

Peter Milne 2014

Photo: Peter Milne 2014

Peter Y. Milne originally trained in General Surgery but has specialised in Vascular Surgery since 1977. He was trained in Cardiovascular Surgery at the Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas and in Vascular Surgery at Royal Melbourne and Epsom District Hospitals. He established the Melbourne Vascular Surgery Unit in 1985.

Mr Milne's expertise and special interests include aneurysm repair (by open surgery and endovascular means) as well as carotid surgery and/or stenting for stroke prevention. He also performs limb bypass surgery as well as minimally invasive techniques, of angioplasty and stenting. Another speciality of Mr Milne's is varicose vein treatment by surgery, laser and sclerotherapy including embolisation for pelvic congestion.

Vascular & Endovascular Specialities:


Surgery for arterial occlusion:
Balloon Angioplasty
Leg Artery Bypass Surgery

Carotid artery surgery:
Carotid Endarterectomy
Carotid Stenting

Aortic aneurysm repairs:
Conventional (Open) Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Intraluminal (Endoluminal) Aortic Aneurysm Repair


Sclerotherapy (Injection Treatment)
Laser Veins (Best for comfort and minimum disruption)
Ultrasound-Guided Sclerotherapy
Ultrasound-Guided Sclerotherapy and Coil Occlusion

Varicose Veins Surgery


Phenol (Chemical) Sympathectomy
Thoracoscopic Cervical Sympathectomy