Dr Robert Magotti
MD, MMed(O/G), FRANZCOG, DDU, MSc (O/G Ultrasound)
Specialist Obstetrician / Gynaecologist / Sonologist
Dr Robert Magotti is the Principal Specialist at Specialist Ultrasound for Women Blacktown.
Dr Magotti has over 25 years experience in obstetrics and gynaecology and 8 years in diagnostic O&G ultrasound. During his career he has worked in maternity units with annual deliveries ranging from 1,200 – 16,000 births. This has enabled Dr Magotti to acquire vast experience in his field and generated a drive and passion to make a positive contribution to improved service delivery. He has now been able to realise his goal through the provision of specialist diagnostic services at Specialist Ultrasound for Women Blacktown.
Training and Career
From 1986 – 2003 Dr Magotti completed his medical training; Doctor of Medicine, Master of Medicine and Diploma and Master in Public Health in Tanzania and South Africa. He worked as a Senior Medical Officer, Principal Medical Officer and Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Nyangabgwe Referral Hospital in Botswana. In 2005 he moved to Australia where he has continued with his training including:
- MRANZCOG 2008
- FRANZCOG 2011
- Diploma in Diagnostic Ultrasound (OBS/GYN) 2011 (ASUM)
- MSc (OBS/GYN) Ultrasound 2016: Cardiff University UK
During this time he has worked in various roles including high risk obstetrics at Liverpool Health Service and Fellow Perinatal Ultrasound at Nepean Hospital. In 2011 he commenced as Staff Specialist/Clinical Superintendent OBS/ GYN Nepean Hospital and currently remains in this position. Robert is also committed to ongoing teaching and research and is an Associate Lecturer with the University of Sydney.
Areas of special interest and investigations
- Pregnancy ultrasounds
- Gynaecology ultrasounds
- Screening and counselling for aneuploidy
- 18-20 week morphology scan
- Various Foetal diagnostics
- Fallopian tube patency; antral follicle counting
- Sonohysterogram for endometrial cavity pathology
- Chorionic villus sampling and amniocentesis
- Ovarian cancer screening