Dr David Nickless

MBBS (Hons), B. Med Sci (Hons), FRCPA, Dip. Man.


Anatomical Pathologist

Phone number

03 9508 1335

Email: david.nickless@mps.com.au

Dr Nickless graduated in 1996 with a Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery with Honours. From 1997-2005 he worked at the Alfred Hospital as a Hospital Medical Officer, before going on to train as an Anatomical Pathology Registrar at the Monash Medical Centre and Northern Hospital. In 2005, Dr Nickless became a Fellow of the Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia.

From 2005 - 2018 Dr Nickless was appointed as an Anatomical Pathologist at the Northern Hospital and became the Chief Pathologist from 2010 until 2018. He has published a number of journal articles and is an Honorary Pathology Lecturer at Melbourne University. Dr Nickless was appointed as a Fellow of the Melbourne Medical School Academy of Clinical Teachers in 2014.

Dr Nickless joined Melbourne Pathology as a Histopathologist in June 2018 and has special interest in Breast, Gastrointestinal and Lymphoma pathology.