Professor James Nicklin is a Gynaecologist specialising in gynaecological oncology and complex benign gynaecology. Prof Nicklin has a special interest in laparoscopic gynaecological surgery and teaching. He has been practicing at the Wesley since 1995. 

Professor Nicklin is a graduate of the University of Queensland.  He did his internship and residency at the Royal Brisbane and Royal Women’s Hospitals.  He subsequently went on to do specialty training in obstetrics and gynaecology in Queensland.  He then did his sub-specialty training in gynaecologic oncology at the Royal Hospital for Women in Sydney and the Ohio State University, USA.  He returned to Queensland and set up practice as a gynaecologic oncologist in late 1995. 

He is currently a Professor of Gynaecologic Oncology at University of Queensland, Director of Gynaecologist Oncology at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and he conducts his private practice at the Wesley. He is a member of the Australian Medical Association, the Australian Society for Gynaecologic Oncologists, the International Gynaecological Cancer Society, the Australian society of Colposcopsy and cervical pathology and the Australian Gynaecological Endoscopy Society. Prof is also a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.