Dr David Johnson MBBS (QLD) FRACS
Located on St Andrews War Memorial Hospital Campus
Dr David Johnson is a brain and spinal neurosurgeon now practicing at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital. He has had a pioneering role in the establishment of multidisciplinary spinal practices and holistic care for neurosurgical patients.
He has launched three Functional Movement Training Centres in Queensland and now one of the world’s leading in-house hospital facilities at St Andrew’s War Memorial Hospital, having already delivered his NeuroHAB Back Pain Rehabilitation Program successfully to over 500 patients.
Dr Johnson’s expertise covers a wide range of brain and spinal neurosurgery including low back, sacro-iliac and neck pain management, minimally invasive key hole techniques, neuro-oncology, acute cerebro-vascular surgery, brain and spine trauma, trigeminal neuralgia, pituitary surgery, CSF diversion surgery and pain neurostimulation surgery.
A priority in Dr Johnson’s service is delivering a message of foundational health imperatives to all his patients, beginning with nutrition and movement proficiency. Provision of comprehensive Low Insulinaemic nutritional advice is routinely provided to patients by close collaborations with contemporary clinical nutritionists.
Dr Johnson believes the alarming extent of preventable and reversible chronic disease that plagues many patients presenting with advancing obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease should be addressed at every opportunity.
City to Coast Neurosurgery and the Functional Movement Training Centre pride themselves in providing a comprehensive multidisciplinary boutique neurosurgery service with distinction.