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8 Best Neurologists in Australia [2023]

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You may not think that neurologists are a specialized medical professional, but they are. Finding the right neurologist in Australia can be difficult because there is such a wide variety of neurologists to choose from. That’s why we have compiled this list of 8 neurologists in Australia who you should consider seeing if you need help with your neurological condition.

1. Dr. Richard Adams

Key ServicesNeurology consultation, migraine and other neurological disorder treatment
AddressSuite 3, Level 5, Pacific Private Clinic, 123 Nerang Street, Southport, Gold Coast, QLD 4215
Phone(07) 5591 2627
Operating Hours8am-4pm Monday to Friday

Dr. Richard Adams obtained his Doctorate in Medicine with honors from Sydney University before being named a Fellow into the Royal Australasian College of Physicians and recognized as a specialist in migraine and pain by completing his medical diploma there. In 1989, following his training in neurology at New York Hospital in the United States, he moved back to Australia to establish his practice on the Gold Coast. Dr. Adams has spent the past 30 years working as a consultant neurologist on the Gold Coast, where he has specialized in both private and public hospital systems.

2. Dr. Meenakshi Raj

Key ServicesNeurology Consultation, Nerve Conduction Studies, Electro Encephalo Graphy, Electromyography, EEG Monitoring, Other Specialised Services
Address4.10/29 Carrara street, Benowa QLD 4214
Phone(07) 5564 8562
Operating Hours8:30am-4pm Monday/Tuesday/Thursday, 8:30am-12pm Wednesday

Dr. Meenakshi Raj is a board-certified and highly trained specialist who obtained her entire education in prestigious medical institutions in the United Kingdom and India. She came to Australia in 2006 to pursue her medical degree at Gold Coast Hospital. She completed her specialist training in Gold Coast Hospital, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Dr. Raj can help people with sclerosis, stroke, epilepsy, neuropathy, headaches, migraines, and other disorders. She is, however, very interested in the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, hemifacial spasm, cervical dystonia, and hyperhidrosis.

3. Dr. Neil Shuey

Key ServicesBalance Disorders, Bell’s Palsy, General Neurology, Epilepsy, Migraine, Spinal Cord & Brain Injury
Address4/55 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC 3065
Phone(03) 8679 2410(03) 8679 2410
Operating Hours9am-5:30pm Monday to Friday

Dr. Neil Shuey is a consultant Neurologist and Head of the Neuro-Ophthalmology Clinic at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in Australia, as well as the Head of Treatment for Neuro-Immunology at St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne. His professional interests include Neuro-Ophthalmology, Multiple Sclerosis and related neuro-immune disorders in Neuro-Immunology, as well as vestibular disease. He is the Principal Investigator of several MS research trials (MS) and also a Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder study (NMOSD).

4. Dr. Michelle Kiley

Key ServicesClinical assessment and management of neurological disorders, Nerve Conduction Studies and botulininum toxin therapy for specific neurological disorders
Address32 Kensington Rd, Rose Park SA 5067
Phone(08) 8333 2545
Operating Hours8am-5:30pm Monday to Friday

Since 2001, Dr. Kiley has overseen the Epilepsy Department at the RAH. She is heavily involved in Women and Epilepsy, Status Epilepticus, and EEG research at the RAH. She heads the Epilepsy Clinic and Video-EEG telemetry unit at the RAH. Dr. Kiley is the current president of Epilepsy Society Australia. She has held several prominent roles in the fields of neurology and neuroscience, including that of honorary treasurer for six years on the Council of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists (ANZAN). She currently serves as the State Chair of the ANZAN Education and Training Committee.

5. Dr. Nicole Limberg

Key ServicesTreatment of chronic migraines, Injection therapy (CGRP blocking therapy)
AddressLevel 2/33 North St, Spring Hill QLD 4000
Phone(07) 3831 1611
Operating Hours8:30am-4pm Monday to Thursday, 9:30am-2:30pm Friday

Dr. Nicole Limberg is a Neurologist who runs the Migraine Specialist in Brisbane. The clinic specializes in the treatment of chronic migraines, including the administration of injections, and is QLD’s major dedicated headache facility. Dr. Limberg has collaborated on additional studies applying chronic migraine therapy, including one evaluating the effectiveness of injection therapy for prophylaxis of chronic migraine in Australian clinical practice. Injection treatment for prophylaxis of chronic migraine was also assessed in this study.

6. Dr. Michael Eller

Key ServicesNeuro-ophthalmology, Movement Disorders, Migraine Clinics, Excessive sweating, Concussion, Balance and Dizziness service, Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke and Muscle Disorders
Address116/118 Thames St, Box Hill North VIC 3065
Phone(03) 9500 8366
Operating Hours9am-5pm Monday to Friday

Dr. Michael Eller is a neurologist with specialized training in headache neurology and movement disorders. He’s also interested in indigenous health and tropical medicine. He has experience as a visiting specialist at Monash Medical Centre and Royal Darwin Hospital, as well as present work at Monash Neurology.

7. Dr. Peter Silbert

Key ServicesNeurological rehabilitation, Neurology and neurosurgery, Neurophysiology
AddressGround floor, 12 Kings Park Road West Perth WA
Phone(08) 9213 3636
Operating Hours8:30am-5pm Monday to Friday

Dr. Silbert was a public and private Neurologist, Neurophysiologist, and Epileptologist in Perth in 1994 before becoming a full-time practitioner in the business sector. He studied neurology at Western Australia’s State Neurology program. Then he went to Rochester, Minnesota, to study at the Mayo Clinic for a further year. With specializations in clinical neurology and neurophysiology, he studied there for a year. He is interested in neurophysiology (EMG and EEG) and muscle relaxant injections. Besides practicing his medical profession, Dr. Silbert is also a Professor of Neurology at the University of Western Australia and affiliated with the Western Australian Neurological Council.

8. Dr. Daniel Wardman

Key ServicesGeneral Neurology, Parkinson’s Disease, Dizziness, Tremor, Transient Ischaemic Attacks, Seizures, Epilepsy, Stroke, Movement Disorders, Headache, Nerve, Muscle Problems, Ulnar Neuropathy, Multiple Sclerosis, Nerve Root Compression, Hemifacial Spasm & Blepharospasm, Chronic Migraine Headache
Address6 Clara St, Randwick NSW 2031, Australia
Phone(02) 9119 8040
Operating Hours8am-5pm Monday to Thursday

Dr. Daniel Wardman is a neurologist and neurophysiologist who has practiced in the South Eastern Sydney region for many years. After completing his medical degree at the University of Sydney in 2006, he was awarded several honors including the Dr. HG Chapman prize for the best honours thesis in physiology and an elective term at the University of Oxford in Neurology & Neurosurgery.

Neurologist Australia

Neurologists in Australia provide neurology and neurosurgery for a variety of illnesses. If you’re experiencing anything from chronic migraines to epilepsy, neurologists can help find the best course of treatment with their expertise in neurology and neurosurgery. There are neurologist clinics all throughout Australia so finding one near you shouldn’t be too difficult!

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