Prashanth J Rao, MD, FRACS, PhD,  - University of New South Wales - Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Prashanth J Rao

MD, FRACS, PhD,

University of New South Wales

Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Sydney, NSW | Australia

Main Specialties: Neurological Surgery

Additional Specialties: Neurosurgery, Spinal Surgery

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Prashanth J Rao, MD, FRACS, PhD,  - University of New South Wales - Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Prashanth J Rao

MD, FRACS, PhD,

Introduction

Dr Prashanth J 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 is a Neurosurgeon with special interest in spinal surgery and peripheral nerve surgery and has undertaken extensive sub-specialty training in the area. 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.

Primary Affiliation: University of New South Wales - Sydney, NSW , Australia

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Education

Jul 2016
University of New South Wales
PhD
Feb 2016
Royal Australasian College Of Surgeons
FRACS
Nov 2006
Royal College Of Surgeons Edinburgh
MRCS
Apr 2004
Gujarat University
MS

Experience

Aug 2018
Best Spine presentation
Supervisor
WFNS symposium

Publications

62Publications

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268Profile Views

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Using Reaction Bonded Silicon Nitride Implants: Long-Term Case Series of the First Synthetic Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Spacer Implanted in Humans.

World Neurosurg 2018 Dec 8;120:256-264. Epub 2018 Sep 8.

University of New South Wales Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; School of Materials Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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December 2018
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Traumatic mid-thoracic spondyloptosis without neurological deficit: a case report and review of literature.

ANZ J Surg 2018 Oct 18;88(10):1083-1085. Epub 2016 Nov 18.

Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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October 2018
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Degenerate-disc Infection Study with Contaminant Control: Discussion on the Research Methods.

Orthop Surg 2018 Feb;10(1):64-68

NeuroSpineClinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12366DOI Listing
February 2018
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Influence of Obesity on Complications, Clinical Outcome, and Subsidence After Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF): Prospective Observational Study.

World Neurosurg 2017 Nov 9;107:334-341. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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November 2017
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Impact of Elderly Age on Complications and Clinical Outcomes Following Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery.

World Neurosurg 2017 Sep 19;105:503-509. Epub 2017 May 19.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Department of Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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September 2017
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Gliomatosis cerebri: Prognosis based on current molecular markers.

J Clin Neurosci 2017 Sep 20;43:1-5. Epub 2017 May 20.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia; Department of Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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September 2017
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Posterolateral Fusion Versus Interbody Fusion for Degenerative Spondylolisthesis: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Global Spine J 2017 Aug 31;7(5):482-490. Epub 2017 May 31.

University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5544162PMC
August 2017
28 Reads

Worker's Compensation Status and Outcomes Following Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion: Prospective Observational Study.

World Neurosurg 2017 Jul 27;103:680-685. Epub 2017 Apr 27.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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July 2017
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Subsidence following anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF): a prospective study.

J Spine Surg 2017 Jun;3(2):168-175

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5506299PMC
June 2017
12 Reads

Anterior lumbar vertebrectomy via direct anterior approach: technical note.

J Spine Surg 2017 Jun;3(2):226-227

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5506314PMC
June 2017
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Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion With and Without an "Access Surgeon": A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2017 May;42(10):E592-E601

*NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia †University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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May 2017
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Paediatric vertebral artery aneurysms: a literature review.

ANZ J Surg 2017 May 20;87(5):339-344. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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May 2017
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Interventions for Lumbar Synovial Facet Joint Cysts: A Comparison of Percutaneous, Surgical Decompression and Fusion Approaches.

World Neurosurg 2017 Feb 17;98:492-502. Epub 2016 Nov 17.

Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia; NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2016.11.044DOI Listing
February 2017
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Treating multi-level cervical disc disease with hybrid surgery compared to anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Eur Spine J 2017 02 27;26(2):546-557. Epub 2016 Sep 27.

Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-016-4791-yDOI Listing
February 2017
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Spinal cord compression from Wegener's granulomatosis: an unusual presentation.

J Spine Surg 2016 Dec;2(4):319-323

Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5233865PMC
December 2016
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Orbital Approaches for Treatment of Carotid Cavernous Fistulas: A Systematic Review.

World Neurosurg 2016 Dec 29;96:243-251. Epub 2016 Aug 29.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia.

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December 2016
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External ventricular drain infections at the Canberra Hospital: A retrospective study.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Oct 24;32:95-8. Epub 2016 Jun 24.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia; University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia. Electronic address:

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October 2016
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Surfer's myelopathy: a rare presentation in a non-surfing setting and review of the literature.

J Spine Surg 2016 Sep;2(3):222-226

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia; ; Department of Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jss.2016.09.07DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5067265PMC
September 2016
5 Reads

Meta-analysis of stent-assisted coiling versus coiling-only for the treatment of intracranial aneurysms.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Sep 22;31:15-22. Epub 2016 Jun 22.

Department of Neuroradiology, North Bristol NHS Trust, United Kingdom.

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September 2016
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Bilateral versus unilateral instrumentation in spinal surgery: Systematic review and trial sequential analysis of prospective studies.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Aug 7;30:15-23. Epub 2016 Apr 7.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), University of New South Wales, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Department of Neurosurgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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August 2016
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Physical Activity Measured with Accelerometer and Self-Rated Disability in Lumbar Spine Surgery: A Prospective Study.

Global Spine J 2016 Aug 13;6(5):459-64. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

Neuro Spine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia; Department of Neurosurgery, The University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4947409PMC
August 2016
14 Reads

Histological analysis of surgical samples and a proposed scoring system for infections in intervertebral discs.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Aug 3;30:115-119. Epub 2016 Apr 3.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Suite 7, Level 7, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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August 2016
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Endovascular therapy including thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: A systematic review and meta-analysis with trial sequential analysis.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Jul 2;29:38-45. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Department of Neuroradiology, Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust, UK.

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July 2016
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Microvascular decompression for elderly patients with trigeminal neuralgia.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Jul 2;29:7-14. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Department of Neurosurgery, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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July 2016
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DISC (Degenerate-disc Infection Study With Contaminant Control): Pilot Study of Australian Cohort of Patients Without the Contaminant Control.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2016 Jun;41(11):935-9

*Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia †University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia ‡The NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia.

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June 2016
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Accelerometers for objective evaluation of physical activity following spine surgery.

J Clin Neurosci 2016 Apr 4;26:14-8. Epub 2016 Jan 4.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, NSW, Australia; NeuroSpine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Suite 7, Level 7, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2031, Australia; University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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April 2016
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Acute hemorrhagic paraplegia in a thoracic spinal hemangioblastoma after free diving.

J Spine Surg 2016 Mar;2(1):69-71

Department of Neurosurgery, Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH), Sydney, Australia ;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jss.2016.01.08DOI Listing
March 2016
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Approach-Related Complications of Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion: Results of a Combined Spine and Vascular Surgical Team.

Global Spine J 2016 Mar 16;6(2):147-54. Epub 2015 Jul 16.

NeuroSpine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Department of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia; Department of Vascular Surgery, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4771511PMC
March 2016
22 Reads

Interspinous process spacers versus traditional decompression for lumbar spinal stenosis: systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Spine Surg 2016 Mar;2(1):31-40

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, Australia;; University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jss.2016.01.07DOI Listing
March 2016
30 Reads

Cervical spine immobilization in the elderly population.

J Spine Surg 2016 Mar;2(1):41-6

Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH), Sydney, Australia ;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jss.2016.02.02DOI Listing
March 2016
21 Reads

Rates of local procedural-related structural injury following clipping or coiling of anterior communicating artery aneurysms.

J Neurointerv Surg 2016 Mar 2;8(3):256-64. Epub 2015 Feb 2.

Department of Radiology, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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March 2016
10 Reads

Far lateral microdiscectomy: a minimally-invasive surgical technique for the treatment of far lateral lumbar disc herniation.

J Spine Surg 2016 Mar;2(1):59-63

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia;; University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia;; Royal North Shore Hospital (RNSH), Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.21037/jss.2016.03.02DOI Listing
March 2016
37 Reads

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion as a Salvage Technique for Pseudarthrosis following Posterior Lumbar Fusion Surgery.

Global Spine J 2016 Feb 18;6(1):14-20. Epub 2015 Jun 18.

Neurospine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4733375PMC
February 2016
49 Reads

Laparotomy vs minimally invasive laparoscopic ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement for hydrocephalus: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2016 Jan 15;140:26-32. Epub 2015 Nov 15.

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia; NeuroSpine Clinic, Randwick, Sydney, Australia; Faculty of Medicine, Sydney Medical School, The University of Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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January 2016
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Granular cell tumors of the spinal canal: intramedullary case report and a review of the literature.

J Spine Surg 2015 Dec;1(1):94-8

Department of Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia ;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2414-469X.2015.08.01DOI Listing
December 2015
6 Reads

Foraminal height measurement techniques.

J Spine Surg 2015 Dec;1(1):35-43

The NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia;; NeuroSpine Clinic, Randwick, Sydney, Australia;; University of New South Wales (UNSW) Australia, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2414-469X.2015.07.01DOI Listing
December 2015
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Lumbar interbody fusion: techniques, indications and comparison of interbody fusion options including PLIF, TLIF, MI-TLIF, OLIF/ATP, LLIF and ALIF.

J Spine Surg 2015 Dec;1(1):2-18

NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia;; Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia;; University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney, Australia;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3978/j.issn.2414-469X.2015.10.05DOI Listing
December 2015
38 Reads

Lateral lumbar interbody fusion for sagittal balance correction and spinal deformity.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Nov 17;22(11):1714-21. Epub 2015 Jul 17.

NeuroSpine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Level 7, Barker Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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November 2015
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Stand-alone anterior lumbar interbody fusion for treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis.

J Clin Neurosci 2015 Oct 3;22(10):1619-24. Epub 2015 Jul 3.

Neuro Spine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Suite 7a, Level 7, Barker Street, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia; Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW, Australia; The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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October 2015
32 Reads
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Unilateral Hemilaminectomy for Intradural Lesions.

Orthop Surg 2015 Aug;7(3):244-9

Neuro Spine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12184DOI Listing
August 2015
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Percutaneous versus open pedicle screw fixation for treatment of thoracolumbar fractures: Systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative studies.

Clin Neurol Neurosurg 2015 Aug 22;135:85-92. Epub 2015 May 22.

Neuro Spine Clinic, Suite 7a, Level 7 Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Barker Street, Randwick, New South Wales 2031, Australia; NeuroSpine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney, Australia. Electronic address:

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August 2015
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Can bacterial infection by low virulent organisms be a plausible cause for symptomatic disc degeneration? A systematic review.

Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 2015 May;40(10):E587-92

From the Neuro Spine Clinic, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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May 2015
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Indirect foraminal decompression after anterior lumbar interbody fusion: a prospective radiographic study using a new pedicle-to-pedicle technique.

Spine J 2015 May 25;15(5):817-24. Epub 2014 Dec 25.

Department of Neurosurgery, Neurospine Clinic, Level 7, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, NSW 2031, Australia; Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales, Level 7, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, NSW 2031, Australia; Department of Neurosurgery, University of New South Wales, Level 7, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, NSW 2031, Australia.

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May 2015
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Minimally invasive versus open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for treatment of degenerative lumbar disease: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Eur Spine J 2015 May 27;24(5):1017-30. Epub 2015 Mar 27.

Neurospine Clinic and Neurospine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, NSW, 2031, Australia,

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00586-015-3903-4DOI Listing
May 2015
15 Reads
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Pedicle length and degree of slip in lumbosacral isthmic spondylolisthesis.

Orthop Surg 2015 May;7(2):108-11

Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12173DOI Listing
May 2015
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Outcomes of anterior lumbar interbody fusion surgery based on indication: a prospective study.

Neurosurgery 2015 Jan;76(1):7-23; discussion 23-4

*Neurospine Clinic, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; ‡Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; §University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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January 2015
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Clinical outcomes and fusion rates following anterior lumbar interbody fusion with bone graft substitute i-FACTOR, an anorganic bone matrix/P-15 composite.

J Neurosurg Spine 2014 Dec 17;21(6):867-76. Epub 2014 Oct 17.

NeuroSpineClinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital; and.

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December 2014
15 Reads

Minimally invasive percutaneous fixation techniques for metastatic spinal disease.

Orthop Surg 2014 Aug;6(3):187-95

Neurospine Clinic, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12114DOI Listing
August 2014
41 Reads

A 64-year-old woman with dilated right pupil, nausea, and headache.

Digit J Ophthalmol 2013 27;19(1):13-7. Epub 2013 Jan 27.

The Canberra Hospital, Canberra, Australia.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3689441PMC
July 2014
5 Reads

Spine interbody implants: material selection and modification, functionalization and bioactivation of surfaces to improve osseointegration.

Orthop Surg 2014 May;6(2):81-9

Neurospine Clinic, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia; University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia; Surgical and Orthopaedics Research Laboratory, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12098DOI Listing
May 2014
66 Reads

The "TFP" fusion technique for posterior 360° lumbar fusion: a combination of open decompression, transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion, and facet fusion with percutaneous pedicle screw fixation.

Orthop Surg 2014 Feb;6(1):54-9

Neurospine Clinic, Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; University Of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12086DOI Listing
February 2014
11 Reads

Indications for anterior lumbar interbody fusion.

Orthop Surg 2013 Aug;5(3):153-63

NeuroSpineClinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12048DOI Listing
August 2013
36 Reads

Bone graft substitutes for anterior lumbar interbody fusion.

Orthop Surg 2013 May;5(2):77-85

Neuro Spine Clinic, Prince of Wales Private Hospital, Randwick, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/os.12030DOI Listing
May 2013
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Hybrid technique for posterior lumbar interbody fusion: a combination of open decompression and percutaneous pedicle screw fixation.

Orthop Surg 2013 May;5(2):135-41

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