Brain and Spinal Surgeon for Adults and Children

Dr Gert Tollesson Dr Gert Tollesson is a specialist adult and paediatric neurosurgeon working in Brisbane, Queensland. Dr Tollesson operates privately from Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Greenslopes Private Hospital, Mater Misericordiae Rockhampton, Mater Children's Private Brisbane and operates publically through Lady Cilento Children's hospital.

Dr Tollesson consults in Brisbane at the Mater Medical Centre, and in 2015 also will consult from Watkins Medical Centre as well as Mater Misericordiae Rockhampton in the specialist outpatient clinic.

Areas of Skill

Brain Surgery

Dr Tollesson is an adult and paediatric neurosurgeon who specialises in micro neurosurgery, including brain and skull base tumours, surgery for aneurysm and arteriovenous malformations, pituitary tumours, trigeminal neuralgia, hemi facial spasm, and paediatric neurosurgical disorders, hydrocephalus and neuroendoscopic surgery.

Spinal Surgery

Dr Tollesson also specalises in basic and complex spinal surgery, with clinical interests in microsurgery, trauma, as well as basic and complex spinal surgery for cervical, thoracic and lumbar disorders.