Dr George Lewkovitz is a medical graduate of the University of New South Wales in Sydney (1970). After completing his medical residency program he undertook advanced surgical training in the specialty of otolaryngology head and neck surgery in Sydney. This was followed by further training in the United Kingdom following which he undertook fellowship programs in facial plastic surgery in the United States of America.
Dr Lewkovitz is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh). He holds the Diploma of Laryngology and Otology, Royal College of Surgeons (London). He is an International Fellow of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Other medical association memberships include:
The Australasian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery.
Dr Lewkovitz has had an extensive involvement in medical organisations including Presidency of the Eastern Suburbs Medical Association in Sydney in 1984-85 and again in 1999.
Dr Lewkovitz was appointed Life Member of the Eastern Suburbs Medical Association in 1998. He was the founding President of the Australasian Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery 1990-92.
He has been a committee member of The Australian Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery.
Outside medicine, Dr Lewkovitz has been extensively involved in public education. He is a Life Governor of the Council of Sydney High School where he served on the School Council for many years. He served as Vice President of the Sydney High School Old Boys' Union for a number of years.
Dr Lewkovitz's recreational interests include diving and yacht racing which have contributed to his interests in nasal surgery and his development of the Laserbatten surgery for the treatment of snoring.
Dr Lewkovitz is married with three sons.
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