MEDICAL TRAINING

Dr Tollesson commenced medical training in 1987 at Umea University, Sweden followed by training in General Surgery and then specialist training in Neurosurgery.

From 2003 to 2006, Dr Tollesson worked as a consultant at the National Hospital in Norway and Karolinska University Hospital in Sweden. Upon arriving in Australia in 2006, he has worked as a consultant neurosurgeon for Queensland Health in Brisbane and Townsville.

Dr Tollesson completed his Australian Fellowship Examination in neurosurgery in 2007 and became a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

Dr Gert Tollesson has been profiled on materonline.org.au.