Dr Sood is a senior staff specialist and Head of Hepatology at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. He is an academic Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, with experience managing a wide range of gastrointestinal, liver and endoscopic conditions. 

Special interests include autoimmune liver conditions, NASH and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). Dr Sood also manages patients with rare liver diseases including Wilsons disease and attends the RMH multidisciplinary porphyria clinic. 

He sees private patients at Melbourne Private Hospital & Alphington Medical Centre (Fairfield). 

Endoscopy (gastroscopy and colonoscopy) are undertaken at RMH, Melbourne Private and Victorian Day Procedure Centre (Heidelberg)


Dr Sood is still consulting during the Covid crisis, and performing endoscopy as per government restrictions. Consultations are available in person, or via telephone or telehealth. For first appointments, in person reviews are preferred. 

If you have a current appointment booked, it can be converted to a telephone appointment. 

Please do NOT stop your essential liver medications due to Covid concerns without speaking to your doctor.

We apologise for any difficulties in contacting the rooms during 2020. New contact details are starting 11th January and should allow easier communication.

  • General Gastroenterology

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

  • Gastroscopy & Colonoscopy

  • Hepatology (liver disease)

    • Viral Hepatitis

    • Autoimmune Hepatitis

    • NASH/Fatty liver disease

    • Wilsons Disease

    • Primary BIliary Cirrhosis

    • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

    • Alcoholic liver disease

    • Drug induced liver injury

  • Primary liver cancer (HCC)