Speciality

Subspeciality

  • Neurosurgery
  • General neurosurgery, Medico legal opinion, Skull base surgery

Areas of Interest

About

Mr Sher is an Australian trained neurosurgeon and spinal surgeon in Melbourne, Victoria. He has received extensive training in all facets of neurosurgery and spinal surgery from the Royal North Shore Hospital Sydney, Royal Hobart Hospital, Monash Hospital, Monash Children's Hospital and Austin Hospital. He has also completed a subspecialist combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic spinal surgery fellowship. Mr Sher is adept at traditional surgical techniques and modern minimally invasive neurosurgical and spinal surgical techniques, as well as surgical adjuncts such as cranial and spinal navigation, neuromonitoring and robotics. Mr Sher's research interests include neurooncology, hydrocephalus, cerebrovascular and degenerative disc disease. He regularly presents at national and international conferences. His research was awarded the prestigious Best Basic Science Paper Award at North American Spine Society annual meeting in Florida, USA. The focus of Mr Sher's practice is to preserve motion, promote mobility and optimise functional outcomes for his patients whilst minimising surgical and nonsurgical complications. Mr Sher treats all general neurosurgical conditions.

Epworth hospital locations

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Epworth Freemasons

8.2
124 Grey St
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

275 Moreland Rd
Coburg VIC 3058

Education and training

  • Univerity of Sydney
  • University of Tasmania
  • Monash University
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

Research

  • Cerebrovascular
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Neurooncology
  • Degenerative disc disease and regenerative medicine (Basic science research and stem cell repair)
  • 9 Tesla MRI study of degenerative disc disease and development of novel DDD grading system for research and clinical applications

Qualifications

  • BAppSc(MRS)DR
  • BMedSc
  • MBBS(Hons)
  • FRACS(Neurosurgery)
  • PFET

Professional Associations

  • Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • Australian Medical Association
  • AO Spine

Public Appointments

  • Austin Hospital
  • Northern Health