The Kenneth G Jamieson Department of Neurosurgery2021-08-10T11:03:47+10:00

The Kenneth G Jamieson Department of Neurosurgery


Established in 1962, the Kenneth G Jamieson Department of Neurosurgery is a major neurosurgical referral centre in Queensland. Recognised as a world-class multidisciplinary facility, the department performs over 1000 operations and provides outpatients services to over 4000 people each year. Staff within the neurosurgery department take an innovative approach to healthcare and passionately engage in research to improve the welfare of their patients.


The Department fosters a culture of research to advance the field of Neurosurgery. Staff in the department regularly publish peer-reviewed articles, present at international conferences and attract competitive grant funding. They engage in a broad spectrum of research projects including multi-centre clinical trials evaluating novel techniques and interventions.

Our research encompasses:

  • Brain tumours / neuro-oncology
  • Stroke / cerebrovascular
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Bio-banking
  • Brain imaging
  • Innovative surgical techniques

Research Teams

Research Coordinator:

Members of our Department actively engaged in research are:

Our collaborators include:

For more information on our Neurosurgery department you can go to our Neurosurgery section.


Contact Us

Neurosurgery Outpatient Clinic
Location: UQCCR, University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research Level 3 Neurosurgery Outpatient Services Butterfield St, Herston QLD 4029
Phone: (07) 3646 8111
Fax: (07) 3646 2632
Open: Monday-Friday 8.00am-4.00pm

Need help outside hours?

For non-urgent medical issues call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84) or visit your GP.

In an emergency call 000.

Refer a patient

To refer a patient to this service, view the Neurosurgery referral guideline and specialist profiles.

GP and Specialist Referral Hotline:
1300 364 938


Dr Liam Maclachlan


Phone: (07) 3646 8581

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