Neurosurgeons trained in Australia are Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and use the postnominals F.R.A.C.S. Specialties within neurosurgery include brain surgery, spinal surgery, cerebrovascular/endovascular surgery, functional neurosurgery, peripheral nerve surgery, pain neurosurgery, paediatric neurosurgery and oncology.
In 2009 there were 172 specialists working in neurosurgery, as their main specialty of practice. (AIHW 2011. Medical labour force 2009. AIHW bulletin no. 89. Cat. no. AUS 138. Canberra: AIHW))
The Neurosurgical Society of Australasia is the professional association of neurosurgeons.
This category lists neurosurgeons practicing in Australia.
MBBS (Sydney University), FRACS
St Vincent's and Concord Hospitals Sydney
Sydney, NSW 2010Dr Timothy Steel is a neurosurgeon who specialises in minimally invasive spine surgery and brain surgery.
- Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon - St Vincent's Hospital
- Consultant Neurosurgeon and Head of Department - Concord Hospital
- Supervisor of Spine Surgery Fellowship Training
- Senior Lecturer (Conjoint) - University of New South Wales
Subiaco, WA 6008
SUBIACO, WA 6008
Murdock, WA 6950
WEST PERTH, WA 6005
MB BS (Hons), FRACS
Richmond, VIC 3121
North Sydney, NSW 2060Dr Pope provides Consulting & Operative services in brain and spine disorders: General Spinal Surgery; Complex Instrumented Spine Surgery; Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery; Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery; Artificial Disc Replacement; Brain & Pituitary Tumours; Neuroendoscopy; Hydrocephalus; and Peripheral Nerve Surgery.
Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon
Melbourne, VIC 3004
Staff Specialist Neurosurgeon - Canberra Hospital
Assoc. Prof., Australian National University Medical School
Canberra City, ACT 2601Mayo Clinic-trained neurosurgeon. Dr Khurana has an advanced Neurosurgery Fellowship in cerebral vascular and tumour microsurgery from the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona. He has worked at Royal Melbourne Hospital for 2 years as a visiting Attending Neurosurgeon.
Neurosurgeon and Endovascular Neurosurgeon
Newtown, NSW 2042