Zakier Hussain

Spinal Surgery, Neurovascular, Neuro-oncology, Peripheral nerve entrapment, Brain & Spinal Tumours, CSF disorders

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for

  • Brain Surgery, Spinal Surgery & Neuroendovascular Procedures.



  • MBBS 1991, MCh (Neurosurgery) 1998, FRCS (SN) 2003, MSc (INR) 2004, FRACS 2015

Specialist Training

  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery: Chennai University, India 1991
  • Master of Chirurgery (Neurosurgery): Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India 1998
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (Surgical Neurology), United Kingdom 2003
  • Master of Science (Interventional Neuroradiology): University of Oxford, United Kingdom 2004

Positions & Memberships

  • Consultant Neurosurgeon, Waikato Hospital, Hamilton
  • Member of Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • International Member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of World Federation of Interventional & Therapeutic Neuroradiology

Hospitals Practising at

  • Waikato Hospital, Braemar Hospital and Southern Cross Hospital in Hamilton

Private Practice at

  • Anglesea Specialists