Dr Hillen graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery in 1996, and after two postgraduate years in regional Victoria, gained a position in Queensland and completed his Fellowship of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists in 2005.
He is experienced in all aspects of Obstetrics, providing comprehensive care to low risk and high risk pregnancies in the antenatal, intrapartum, and postnatal periods. He dedicates himself to delivery of high quality care, within one of the safest countries in the world to have a baby.
He is also experienced in all aspects of general gynaecology, and has particularly strong interests in laparoscopic and vaginal surgery, chronic pelvic pain in women, pelvic organ prolapse and incontinence, and heavy menstrual periods and other menstrual disturbances. He enjoys staying up to date with the latest technologies in gynaecology, but also recognizes more traditional approaches are sometimes the safest and the best.
Dr Hillen holds a public position, being passionate about delivering quality health care to the public within the public health system. He is a consultant gynaecologist in the Department of Gynaecology at Women’s and Children’s Hospital, North Adelaide ensuring delivery of quality gynaecological care to the public.
He is a Training Supervisor for the next generation of obstetricians and gynaecologists, supervising training specialists in their training to become Fellows of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
On a more personal note Dr Hillen is married, his wife Jodie being a pharmacoepidemiologist from Adelaide, and whom has given him three beautiful children.