Our Surgeons

Doctor Catherine Cartwright

Doctor Catherine Cartwright

B. Med, M. Clin Epi (Distinction), FRACS (Neurosurgery), RACS PFET (Spine and Paediatric Neurosurgery)

Interests
  • Complex adult and paediatric spinal deformity
  • Degenerative spinal conditions – cervical, thoracic and lumbar
  • Spine trauma and fractures – open and minimally invasive
  • Brain and spinal tumours
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Hydrocephalus, Chiari malformation and syringomyelia
  • Peripheral nerve conditions

Doctor David Hall

MBBS FRACS (Orthopaedics) FAOrthA

Interests
  • Adult Lumbar Spine
  • Adult Cervical Spine
  • Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis
  • Adult Spondylolisthesis
  • Paediatric Scoliosis and Kyphosis
  • Paediatric Spondylolisthesis
  • Spinal Tumours

Professor Nigel Jones

MBBS(Hons) BMedSc(Hons) DPhil(Oxon) FRACS FFPMANZCA

Interests
  • Adult cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Intradural spinal tumours
  • Chiari malformation and syringomyelia
  • Brain tumours
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Peripheral nerve compression and tumours

Doctor Simon Sandler

MBChB (honors in the preclinical and clinical years) (UCT), MRCS(UK), FCS(Neurosurgery)SA, FRACS (Neurosurgery), Clinical Senior Lecturer (University of Adelaide), Editorial Consultant for Spinal Surgery News.

Interests
  • Adult Lumbar Spine
  • Adult Cervical Spine
  • Adult thoracic spine
  • Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis
  • Adult Spondylolisthesis
  • Spinal Tumours and Spinal Cord Tumours
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spinal Infections
  • Brain Tumours
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory or Infective conditions of the Brain
  • Brain Trauma
  • Peripheral Nerve
  • Chiari malformation and syringomyelia

Doctor Michael Selby

MBBS FRACS (Orthopaedics) FAOrthA

Interests
  • Paediatric Scoliosis and Kyphosis
  • Paediatric Spondylolisthesis
  • Adult Scoliosis and Kyphosis
  • Adult Spondylolisthesis
  • Spinal Trauma and Fractures
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
  • Adult Lumbar Spine
  • Adult Cervical Spine

Doctor Adam Wells

MBBS BMedSc (Hons) PhD (Adel) FRACS (Neurosurgery)

Interests
  • Adult Lumbar Spine
  • Adult Cervical Spine
  • Adult Thoracic Spine
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Reconstructive Cranioplasty
  • Concussion and Sports Injuries
  • Brain Tumours
  • Spine Tumours
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Hydrocephalus and Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt
  • Chiari Malformation
  • Syringomyelia
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia