Below is a list of the top and leading Neurosurgeons in Hamilton. To help you find the best Neurosurgeons located near you in Hamilton, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Hamilton’s Best Neurosurgeons:
The top rated Neurosurgeons in Hamilton are:
- Mr Peter Yee-Chiung Gan – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
- Mr Zakier Hussain – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
- Mr Thirayan Muthu – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
- Dr Sami Raunio – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
- Dr Christopher Lynch – Midland Neurology & EMG
Mr Peter Yee-Chiung Gan – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
Peter Yee-Chiung Gan graduated with a bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Glasgow, Scotland in 1995. He pursued fellowship training in general surgery and specialist training in neurosurgery at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in Scotland. Peter became a fellow of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons in 2004 and a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2015. His specialty training commenced at the Medical Royal Colleges, England while his pediatric neurosurgery fellowship was held at British Columbia Children’s Hospital in Vancouver, Canada. He is currently based in the Waikato region of New Zealand working for Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton.
Adult Neurosurgery: Neurovascular, Neuro-oncology, Cerebrospinal Disorders, Chiari Malformation And Syringomyelia, Pain And Spinal Surgery
“Great hospital and awesome staff made my stay a breeze and very comfortable and the food was amazing, thank you!” –Juanita Douglas
Mr Zakier Hussain – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
Zakier Hussain obtained his bachelor of medicine and surgery degree from Chennai University in India in 1991. He followed this with a masters degree in chirurgery or neurosurgery at the Dr MGR Medical University, located in India as well. Zakier completed the master’s program in 1998 and commenced with fellowship training at Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Surgical Neurology) in the United Kingdom. He also pursued another master’s degree this time focused on interventional neuroradiology at the University of Oxford in the UK. The Royal Colleges of Surgeons and Royal Australasian College of Surgeons fellow is part of the neurosurgery team of Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton.
General Neurosurgery – Brain Tumours, CSF diversion procedures for Hydrocephalus, Trigeminal Neuralgia; General Spine & Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Peripheral Nerve Surgery; Neurovascular Surgery – Clipping of Brain Aneurysms, Management of Dural AV fistulas and Brain AVMs, Interventional Neuro-radiological Procedures – Coiling of Cerebral Aneurysms, Glueing of AVMs, AVFs, Vertebroplasty & Kyphoplasty, Pain management Procedures
“Professional staff members and very friendly. 😊” –Issa Kathrina Umali
Mr Thirayan Muthu – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
Thirayan Muthu specializes in percutaneous procedures and microvascular decompression, microscopic spinal surgery for cervical disc replacements, degenerative and neoplastic disorders, decompressive laminectomy and stabilisation, fusion with instrumentation, peripheral entrapment neuropathy, percutaneous kyphoplasty for neoplastic deposits and orthopaedic spinal fracture and cervical discectomy. He is a member of various professional organizations like the Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh (UK), AO Spine, Asia Pacific, Neurological Society of Australasia and the New Zealand Neurological Association. Thirayan trained in Ireland and the United Kingdom for his micro neurosurgery and spinal neurosurgery specialization. The neurosurgery expert is affiliated with Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton at present.
Trigeminal Neuralgia, Spinal Surgery, Lumbar Microdiscectomy And Decompressive Laminectomy And Stabilisation, Percutaneous Kyphoplasty, Peripheral Entrapment Neuropathy
“Absolutely FANTASTIC Staff and theatre staff.” –Sheryl Nuttall
Dr Sami Raunio – Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton
Sami Raunio completed his medical studies at Tampere University in Finland. He underwent general neurosurgery training held in Finland too before commencing with a fellowship training at the HSDP Spine Fellow, NNI in Singapore. Sami has a particular interest in peripheral nerve decompression, minimally invasive general spinal surgeries, trigeminal neuralgia, neuro-vascular, neuro-oncology, trauma and hydrocephalus cases. He fulfils a post at the Waikato District Health Board as one of its neurosurgery specialists while remaining committed to Southern Cross Hospital Hamilton.
General Neurosurgery, General Spine & Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Interventional Neuroradiology
“Friendly and helpful staff, nice rooms.” –Peter Kinley
Dr Christopher Lynch – Midland Neurology & EMG
Christopher Lynch is an alumna of Otago University where he completed his medical science degree in 1985 and medicine and surgery degree in 1987. He became a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians in 2001 and was permitted to practise by the Medical Council in 2007. The neurosurgeon is a neurophysiologist with a focus on peripheral neuropathy, neuromuscular conditions, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, and Parkinson’s disease. He does consultations at his affiliated institutions and through virtual means. Christopher works for Midland Neurology & EMG in Hamilton, New Zealand.
Neurology, Neurophysiology, Migraine, Nerve Injuries, Epilepsy, Parkinson’s Disease, Head Injury
“Thorough explanation of the procedure and accompanying medical advice. Thank you!” –Sara J.