About A/Prof John Fuller
A/Prof Fuller graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1987. He undertook neurosurgical training in Sydney at the Prince of Wales, Sydney Childrens and Prince Alfred Hospitals obtaining his RACS Fellowship in Neurosurgery in 1996. Since obtaining his fellowship he has been practicing in Canberra managing all aspects of cerebral, spinal and peripheral nerve surgery.
A strong involvement with neurosurgical education has been maintained by his position on the RACS Board of Neurosurgery and the Board of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia for the past 15 years, serving as president from 2013 to 2014. He has been directly involved with neurosurgical training of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons as a consultant and Clinical Director of Neurosurgery at The Canberra Hospital. Medical student teaching has been through the postgraduate medical schools the University of Sydney and subsequently the Australian National University.
A/Prof Fuller has joined Macquarie Neurosurgery to combine his subspeciality interest in surgical neuro-oncology with radiosurgery as Neurosurgical Director of the Gamma Knife Surgery Program. This is in addition to maintaining his expertise in complex spinal surgery, including spinal oncology.
He is a member of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia and the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Clinical Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University
- Neurosurgical Director, Gamma Knife Surgery Program, Macquarie University Hospital
- Consultant Neurosurgeon, Macquarie University Hospital
- Consultant Neurosurgeon, National Capital Private Hospital