We are proud to introduce the latest addition to the Sunshine Coast Orthopaedic Group team, Dr. David Brooks, an Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in spinal orthopaedics. With a wealth of experience and expertise, Dr. Brooks is set to introduce spinal care at our practice.
Meet Dr. David Brooks
Dr. David Brooks is an experienced Orthopaedic Surgeon with subspecialty fellowship training. He has a special interest in surgery of the Spine including minimally invasive spinal surgery, cervical disc replacement, anterior spinal surgery, disc surgery, spinal trauma and revision or salvage spinal surgery.
Dr. Brooks earned his medical degree from the University of Queensland Medical School. Following his medical education, he embarked on a rigorous orthopaedic training program, honing his skills at various institutions across Queensland. His commitment to excellence led him to pursue two Subspecialty Fellowships in Spine Surgery at the renowned Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital and Middlemore Hospital in Auckland, New Zealand.
Dr. Brooks possesses a diverse skillset that encompasses both traditional and cutting-edge techniques. His proficiency in computer navigation and minimally invasive approaches underscores his dedication to providing patients with the most advanced and effective treatments. His passion for innovation drives him to stay at the forefront of the evolving field of spine surgery.
Expertise Across Various Spinal Conditions
With Dr. Brooks on our team, we can now offer a comprehensive range of solutions for various spine-related conditions. His areas of expertise include:
- Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)
- Posterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion
- Cervical Foraminotomy
- Cervical Laminoplasty
- Cervical Disc Arthroplasty
- Decompressive Laminectomy
- Posterior Lumbar Decompression and Fusion
- Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF)
- Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
- Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (OLIF, DLIF, XLIF)
- Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)
- Posterior Stabilisation
Compassionate and Personalised Care
Dr. Brooks is renowned not only for his surgical expertise but also for his compassionate approach to patient care. He recognises that every patient’s journey is unique, and he is dedicated to collaborating closely with individuals to create tailored treatment plans that prioritise their well-being and long-term quality of life.