The PeAk Program Delivering PeAk Multi-Disciplinary Knowledge, Skills and Support


Dr Candice Silverman MBBS (Hons), FRACS

Bariatric, Upper GI and General Surgeon



Dr Silverman is the Principal Surgeon of the PeAk Program. She is currently the

only female robotic bariatric surgeon in Queensland and has over 2,000 patients

who can attest to her dedication to achieving exceptional surgical outcomes.

Dr Silverman takes pride in offering compassionate and individualised care to her

patients at all times, both in a public and private hospital setting. She currently

practices from the following locations;



The aim of the PeAk Program is to get you back into PeAk condition, both physically and mentally.

The PeAk Program is a specialist surgical weight loss program, developed by Dr Silverman in

consultation with a team of dedicated health professionals.

The holistic program integrates the specialised disciplines of surgery, psychology and nutrition to manage obesity across a broad spectrum of areas that all complement each other to produce improved long-term results and quality of life.


Step 1 – GP


Step 2 – Psychologist


Step 3 – Dietician


Step 4 – Surgery


Unified approach

Your team of allied health professionals all have access to your health records and provide a unified approach to your treatment making significant weight loss much more achievable and easier to maintain. Additional components of the PeAk Program are:

Exercise Physiologist – 3 months after surgery | Pathology – Initial consultation and annual review



Servicing Hospitals:

John Flynn Private Hospital

St Vincent’s Private Hospital

The Tweed Heads Public Hospital

Murwillumbah Public Hospital


Dr Candice Silverman MBBS FRACS ANZGOSA

Bariatric Surgeon | Upper GI Surgeon


  1. Robotic Assisted Surgery

  2. Bariatric Surgery including Sleeve Gastrectomy and Gastric Bypass

  3. Upper GI Surgery including Gastroscopy, Hernia and Gall Bladder Surgery

  4. Pancreatic and Liver Cancer Surgery



Suite 5G, Level 5, John Flynn Medical Centre

42 Inland Drive Tugun QLD 4224

Suite 14, Level 4, St Vincents Private Hospital

20 Dalley Street Lismore NSW 2480

Phone 07 5598 0955