A position for a neurosurgeon with a significant interest in spinal conditions is available at the Tasmanian Spine Service.
TSS is a multidisciplinary spinal clinic, with spine surgeons, pain specialists, rheumatologist, trained assessing doctors, and specialist spine physiotherapists, and is based at Calvary Hospital, Hobart.
Full imaging abilities (including 1.5 and 3T MRI, nuclear medicine, full standing spinal imaging
(the next step on from EOS), CT, and interventional radiology) are available on site.
The hospital has recently built 6 new operating theatres, and intraoperative facilities include CT (Airo), Stryker and Brainlab spinal navigation, surgeon and neurophysiologist controlled neuro monitoring, 3D II (Siemens) and a range of spinal operating tables.
Multidisciplinary meetings are held twice weekly, and clinicians are comprehensively supported by administrative and nursing staff within the clinic.
Interested parties should, in the first instance, contact Shelley Bromfield (Practice Manager), on firstname.lastname@example.org or 03 6228 3777.