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The Victorian Brain and Spine Centre (VBSC) provides a complete range of acute and elective Neurosurgical care. The VBSC is based at St Vincents in Fitzroy and provides care across Victoria (see rural clinics).


We also offer Neurophysiology diagnostic services.

Please refer to the Neurosurgery Referral Guidelines for further information.



Senior staff 
A/Prof Michael Murphy Director of Neurosurgery
Mr Christopher Thien Head of Clinic
Mr Kristian Bulluss Neurosurgeon
Mr Tiew Han Neurosurgeon
Mr Peter McNeill Neurosurgeon
Mr Brendan O'Brien Neurosurgeon
Mr Paul Smith Neurosurgeon
Mr Ian Wang Neurosurgeon
David Simondson 

Consulting Physiotherapist

(spinal assessment only)




Clinic times

41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC 3065, Australia. Phone: (03) 9288 2211