Dr Libby Freihaut

Specialist Anaesthetist


Bachelor of Medicine - University of Newcastle


Fellow of the Australian & New Zealand College of Anaesthetists (ANZCA)

AHPRA Registration


After finishing medical school, Libby spent 5 years gaining broad medical experience working in many medical specialities across NSW.
Her Anaesthetic training was based in Newcastle. Since gaining her Anaesthetic qualifications in 2006, Libby has worked in Darwin & various hospitals in the Hunter Region.


Libby is interested in surgery for: ear, nose & throat; thyroid & other head & neck; paediatrics; endoscopy; general; and she is comfortable caring for patients across most other surgical specialities.
Libby is also interested in developing county work, having taught & worked in Fiji, Indonesia & East Timor.

She is committed to providing you with safe anaesthesia personalised to your needs. Libby knows that upcoming surgery & anaesthesia can be a frightening prospect & will do all she can to answer your questions & make you feel more comfortable & prepared for your procedure.