Deep brain stimulation

Project Details

In collaboration with neurosurgical (Mr Richard Bittar), neurological (Dr Andrew Evans) and psychiatric (Professor Paul Fiztgerald) collaborators we have begun a program of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of severe obsessive compulsive disorder and undertook the first such procedure in Australia in early 2011.

Research Group

Melbourne Neuropsychiatry Centre Research



Faculty Research Themes

Neuroscience

School Research Themes

Neuroscience and Psychiatry



Key Contact

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Department / Centre

Psychiatry