Dr Omprakash Damodaran
Neurosurgery and Spine Surgery
B.Med, GDIH, MS, FRACS
Dr Damodaran is an Australian trained neurosurgeon and a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS). He completed a complex spine fellowship at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne and Denver, Colorado (AO Spine). He was awarded a Master of Surgery at University of Sydney in 2012 for his research on glioblastoma outcomes in the elderly. His special interests include endoscopic surgery for pituitary tumours, brain tumours (malignant and benign) and minimally invasive spine surgery.
Current Teaching Positions
- University of Notre Dame
Associate Clinical Lecturer
Selected publications only:
- Primary intracranial haemangiopericytoma: Comparison of survival outcomes and metastatic potential in WHO grade II and III variants. Damodaran O, Robbins P, Knuckey N, Bynevelt M, Wong G, Lee G. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Apr 9.
- Clinical management and survival outcomes of gliosarcomas in the era of multimodality therapy. Damodaran O, van Heerden J, Nowak AK, Bynevelt M, McDonald K, Marsh J, Lee G. J Clin Neurosci. 2014 Mar; 21(3): 478-81.
- Neurosurgical issues related to bevacizumab use in the management of glioblastoma. Damodaran O, Nowak et al. Neurosurgery Quarterly .25(2): 255-259, May 2015