About

I am an adjunct Professor (Neuroscience) at Monash University with appointments at the Alfred Hospital and Monash Medical Centre. My interest is Movement Disorders especially Deep Brain Stimulation. I graduated from the University of Melbourne, and trained at St Vincent's and Alfred hospitals. After Fellowship positions at the Mayo Clinic, Minnesota and Columbia Presbyterian Medical Centre, New York (NHMRC CJ Martin Fellow), I was appointed Head of Neurology at Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, where I established a comprehensive stroke unit and a Deep Brain Stimulation program. From 2011 to 2016, I was Director of Neurology at Monash Medical Centre.

Qualifications

  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 1984
  • MD, University of Melbourne, 1993
  • FRACP, RACP, 1992

Professional Associations

  • ANZAN
  • AMA
  • International Movement Disorders Society

Special interests

  • Movement Disorders especially Deep Brain Stimulation and Botulinum Toxin injection
  • Neuromuscular disorders

Education and training

  • Primary supervisor of Advanced Trainees in Neurology from 2001-2016
  • Lectures to medical students

Research

  • Perception in Parkinson's disease

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Camberwell

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Camberwell Consulting
2, Ground Floor
888 Toorak Road
Camberwell
VIC
3124
Clinical institute

Neurosciences Clinical Institute

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Dr Amanda Gilligan
Director
The Institute focuses on neurology, neurosurgery and spinal surgery.