• Neurology
  • Neuro oncology

Areas of interest


Dr Cher has been a neurologic consultant at Epworth and the Austin hospitals since 1995. He has experience in a wide range of neurologic disorders including migraine, stroke, and MS, with a subspecialty in Neurooncology, managing patients with primary brain tumours as well as the complications of cancer and associated therapies. He has been involved in many clinical trials for glioma and has presented at international meetings in the field. He trained in Neurooncology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston and is a founding member of the Society for Neurooncology.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

43 Erin Street
Richmond VIC 3121

Consulting Location

Waterdale Medical Specialist Rooms

249 Waterdale Road
Ivanhoe VIC 3079

Epworth locations


Epworth Richmond


  • Bsc (Med) University of Sydney 1981
  • MBBS (Hons) 1984
  • FRACP 1988
  • Fellowship Neuro-oncology
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Boston 1994

Education and training

  • Stroke and Neurology Registrar Repat Hospital Heidelberg
  • Neurology Registrar Austin Hospital Heidelberg
  • Neuro-oncology Fellow, MGH Boston

Professional Associations

  • Society of Neuro-Oncology
  • Clinical Oncology Society of Australia
  • Cancer Trials Australia
  • ASCO

Public Appointments

  • Austin Health