Who We Are

A Highly Skilled, Collaborative & Patient-Focused Team

The Precision Brain, Spine and Pain Centre team comprises a world class group of super-specialists who are renowned for their clinical expertise and compassionate patient care. The team is made up of leading neurosurgeons and neurologists, as well as pain specialists, psychologists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists and physical therapists. Each member of our team has been carefully selected for both their specialist skills and interpersonal manner. All of our specialists are patient advocates who seek to empower their patients to make decisions around their care. Our specialists consult widely, bringing to you a neurosurgery, spine, pain and neurology network of the highest standard.

Precision embraces the multicultural nature of Australian society and warmly welcomes people from all cultural & religious backgrounds. This is illustrated by the range of languages spoken by many of our specialists. These languages include:

Cantonese · Mandarin · Arabic · Greek · Farsi · Persian · Dari · Hindi · Urdu · Indonesian

Prof Richard Bittar
Professor Richard G. Bittar
MBBS (Hons), PhD, FRACS
Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon
dr renee bittar
Dr Renée Bittar
BAppSc (Psych) (Honours), Dpsych (Clinical)
Managing Director
Emel-Ahmet
Emel Ahmet
BSc, GradDipPsych, GradPsych(Health), MDipPsych, MPsych(Health), MAPS, FAPSCHP
Health Psychologist
Hazem-Akil
Dr Hazem Akil
MD, FRACS
Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon
Mohammed-Awad
Dr Mohammed Awad
MBCHB, BSC, MPhil, FRCS, FRACS
Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon
Ben-Belling
Ben Belling
Personal Trainer, Muay Thai Instructor
Precision Life Training Director
Kilner-Braiser
Kilner Brasier
Occupational & Environmental Medicine
MBBS (Syd), AAFOEM (RACP), P/Grad Dip OHS, MRMIA
Linda-Byrne
Assoc. Professor Linda Byrne MAPS
BSc (Hons), MPsych(ClinNeur), PhD(Psych)
Psychologist
Dr Neil Cochrane
Dr Neil Cochrane
MBChB FRACS
Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon
Anna Devlin precision
Dr Anna Devlin
BAPPSCI (HONS), DPSYCH (HEALTH), MAPS
PSYCHOLOGIST
Martina Egan
Martina Egan
MSc, ManipTher, DipPhty.
Pain Physiotherapists
Greg-Etherington
Mr Greg Etherington
MBBS MBiomedE FRACS | Adjunct Lecturer, Monash University
Spine & Scoliosis Surgeon
dr christina furtado
Dr Christina Furtado
BBNSci, PostGradDipPsych, DipPsych(Clin Neuro), PsyBA, MAPS (CCN)
Clinical Neuropsychologist
Robert-Gassin
Dr Robert Gassin
MBBS, B(Med)Sc, FAFMM, GDMM, GDPM
Musculoskeletal & Interventional Pain Management
Mina-Ghaly
Dr Mina Ghaly
FRACP
Neurologist
Merredea Hudgson
Merredea Hudgson
Group Operations Manager
Symon-McCallum
Dr Symon McCallum
MBChB, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Anaesthetist and Pain Medicine
Katherine-McQuil
Dr Katherine McQuillan
MBBS, PhD, FRANZCP, CertCLPsych
Psychiatrist
ali kian mehr
Dr Ali Kian Mehr
MD, FAFRM(RACP)
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine
Meena-Mittal
Dr Meena Mittal
MBBS, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Pain Medicine & Anaesthetist
Justin-Moar
Justin Moar
Bphty
Physiotherapist
felix ng
Dr Felix Ng
MBBS/BMedSc (Melb), DCH, MPH, FRACP
Neurologist
Brent-Richards
Brent Richards
BPhty, APAM
Physiotherapists
Michelle-Pangello
Michelle Pangallo
BA, GradDipPsych, MPsych(Couns), MAPS, FCCOUNP
Counselling Psychologist
Dr Annabelle Pollard
Dr Annabel Pollard
BA, Grad Dip App Psych, MPsych(Clinical) MAPS, Member Australian Clinical Psychology Association (ACPA)
Clinical Psychologist
Lianna-Danielle Rizk
Lianna-Danielle Rizk
Business Development Manager
Dr Shahram Sadeghi
Dr Shahram Sadeghi
MD, FAFRM (RACP)
REHABILITATION PHYSICIAN Subspecialty expertise in Electrodiagnosis (Nerve Conduction and Electromyography Studies
Luke Santamaria
Luke Santamaria
Business Development Manager
Dr Aaron de Souza
Dr Aaron de Souza
MBBS, DM Neurology, FRACP
Neurologist and Neurophysiologist
Richard-Sullivan
Dr Richard Sullivan
MBChB, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA
Pain Medicine & Anaesthetist
Peter-Teddy
Professor Peter Teddy
DPhil, FRACS, FFPMANZCA
Neurosurgeon & Pain Medicine
Rachel-Teo
Dr Rachel Teo
MBBS, FAFRM
Rehabilitation Medicine
Lincoln Tong
Lincoln Tong
Chief Financial Officer
gavin weekes
Dr. Gavin Weekes
FCARCSI, FFPMCAI, FIPP, FFPMANZCA, MSc.
Pain Medicine
Michael Yang
Michael Yang
Practice Manager