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Dr Geoffrey Askin

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
Clinical Interests: Paediatric spinal surgery; scoliosis; and adult spine surgery
Practices at: MCPB MPHB
Phone 07 3833 2500
Fax07 3833 2511
Email[email protected]

Consult Rooms

Bowen Hills Specialist Centre
Suite 1, 16 Thompson Street
Bowen Hills QLD 4006
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Geoff Askin has been a Spine Orthopaedic Surgeon since 1989 after completing spine fellowships in Nottingham, UK and Bern, Switzerland. Geoff’s practice is at Bowen Hills in Brisbane and he is also a VMO at Mater Private Hospital and Queensland Children’s Hospital in Brisbane.

He has a special interest in spinal deformity in children of all ages. He has an interest in early intervention strategies and minimally invasive surgical techniques for scoliosis. He formed and founded the Paediatric Spine Research Group in 2002 to conduct clinically driven research into spinal deformities and conditions with Biomedical Engineering at QUT.

 Dr Askin is involved in the education and training of the spinal surgeons of tomorrow and has to date authored 53 internationally peer-reviewed medical journal papers. 

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