Dr Prashanth Rao

Rao-Prashanth

Qualifications

MBBS, MS, DNB, MRCS, FRACS, PhD


Specialty

Neurosurgery


Areas of Interests

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery / Robotic Spine Surgery  
  • Total Disc replacement (cervical & Lumbar) 
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pathology
  • MIS Spine Fusion  
  • Brain & Spine Tumours
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Craniocervical Instability

Address

Mater Clinic, Suite 1.13, 25 Rocklands Road, North Sydney 2060


Phone

02 9052 7567


Fax

02 8322 1889


Website

www.brainandspinesurgery.com.au


Other practice locations

Bella Vista: Norwest Private Hospital, Suite G.16, 9 Norbrik Drive

Bowral: 21 St Jude Street

Camden: 78 John Street


 

Bio

Dr Prashanth Rao is an Australian trained Neurosurgeon who underwent training at The Prince of Wales Hospital, Royal North Shore Hospital, Westmead Hospital and The Canberra Hospital.  He obtained fellowship in Neurosurgery from Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2016 and then completed PhD in Spine at The University of New South Wales.

Dr Rao has a special interest in spinal surgery and peripheral nerve surgery and has undertaken extensive sub specialty training.  He has also published numerous papers in the field and has a strong interest in academic medicine and research.

Dr Rao underwent further specialisation in minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal tumours and complex spine surgery at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and peripheral nerve surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, London.  He believes in personalised multidisciplinary care for optimal outcome for the patient.