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Dr Dionisio awarded ‘Health’ award from Epilepsy Queensland Dr Dionisio awarded ‘Health’ award from Epilepsy Queensland

Mater Centre for Neurosciences Epileptologist Dr Sasha Dionisio was recently awarded the ‘Health’ award at the Epilepsy Queensland Awards night.

Thursday, 22 December 2016

Tags: award, Dionisio, epilepsy, neuro, neurology, Queensland

Mater’s first SEEG procedure frees epilepsy patient of seizures Mater’s first SEEG procedure frees epilepsy patient of seizures

The day Peter Upton presented at Mater’s Centre for Neurosciences Advanced Epilepsy Unit, from his home in remote North Queensland, he was seeking his last chance at relief from the debilitating epilepsy that had stolen his life.

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Tags: epilepsy, neurosurgery, SEEG

Mater surgeons partner with ROSA the robot in Australian first Mater surgeons partner with ROSA the robot in Australian first

Mater surgeons have successfully performed Australia's first surgery using the ROSA robot, giving new hope to people with epilepsy.

Tuesday, 23 February 2016

Tags: epilepsy, neurosurgery, SEEG, surgery, technology