Honorary Adjunct Associate Professor
Dr Michael Coroneos is a senior and experienced Brisbane Neurosurgeon trained in Brisbane and Edinburgh. He holds specialist qualifications in Neurosurgery from both countries. He is pleased to see referrals of patients with neurosurgical conditions including lumbar conditions (e.g. sciatica, radiculopathy), cervical conditions (e.g. brachial neuralgia, radiculopathy), brain conditions (e.g. brain tumours, cerebral bleeds, hydrocephalus, stroke), pain conditions (e.g. trigeminal neuralgia, neuropathic pain), spinal tumours (both benign and malignant) and peripheral nerve entrapments (e.g. carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar neuropathy, meralgia paraesthetica etc).Senior Brisbane brain and spinal surgeon and Master CIME. Undergraduate training at UQ with MB BS (1st Class Honours) in 1980. Master CIME (AMA 4,5 &6) , Exam Certified American Board of Independent Medical Examiners(ABIME) 6 Surgical College Fellowships: FRACS(Australia), FACS (USA), FRCS(IRE) (Ireland),FRCS(EDIN)SN (Edinburgh),FRCS(ENG) England, FRCS(Glasg) Glasgow .Fellow WAMS( World Academy Medical Sciences) Memberships & Activities Member of the Academy of Surgical Educators(MASE) of the RACS , Clinical trainee OSCE RACS examiner National Centralised Examinations of the RACS and a Mortality Assessor (1st & 2nd Line) for the RACS(QASM). Former Chairman of the Healthscope Hospital Medical Board and Chairman of Patient Care & Medical Credentials Committees for many years currently senior member Medical Advisory Committee (MAC)& Patient Care/VMO Credentialing. Chairman ,World Academy Medical Sciences WAMS Education and Training Board Member, WAMS International Board of Neurosurgery Member, WAMS International Scientific Council Fully accredited PI Assessor : (i) Master CIME from American Board of Independent Examiners, (ii) WCQ ,(iii) GEPI - 1 & 2,(iv)Comcare Australia,(v) WC N.S.W. SIRI. Member: SIRA Authorised Health Practitioner Panel. Major Neurosurgical interests are spinal surgery, chronic pain and PI assessment.I am passionate about training/assisting medical students and doctors, educating the public on medications,surgical risks &safety. I have been a relentless advocate against opioids, alcohol & tobacco both on LI and in my professional work.
Neurosurgery,brain conditions, cervical conditions,pain conditions,and peripheral nerve entrapments