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Dr John Christie


  • Neurosurgery

Dr John Christie is a Neurosurgeon with three decades of surgical experience, having worked as a neurosurgeon at Royal Newcastle Hospital and John Hunter Hospital since 1988. He has been Director of Neurosurgery since 2002 and is also a conjoint Senior Lecturer with the University of Newcastle’s Faculty of Health.

Dr Christie’s interest in brain tumour surgery led him to join the Hunter New England Neurological Cancer Multidisciplinary Team, which is a group of health professionals from different disciplines (specialists, doctors, nurses and allied health professionals) who work together to manage a patient’s condition to the highest possible standard of care.

He runs a private practice in Newcastle East while also performing pro-bono work in Uganda, helping to do surgeries of children with brain tumours among other neurological conditions.

Dr Christie is a valued member of the Lingard Private team.

16 Telford St, Newcastle East NSW 2300
Phone: 02 4929 2005