Dr Hazem Akil
MD, FRACSVisit specialist website
Languages: Arabic, English
Areas of Interest
- Treatment of spinal disorders
- Peripheral nerve pathology
- Brain tumours
- Chiari malformations
St Vincent’s Private Hospital Fitzroy, VIC
St Vincent’s Private Hospital Werribee, VIC
Dr Hazem Akil is a Melbourne-based neurosurgeon who specialises in minimally-invasive surgery of the spine. He prides himself on providing every patient with timely, compassionate and personalised care of the highest standard.Dr Hazem Akil is a Melbourne-based neurosurgeon who applies the latest state-of-the-art techniques, including minimally-invasive surgery and artificial disc replacement, to the treatment of a range of spinal conditions, including disc prolapse, degenerative spinal disease, tumours, and spinal trauma.
Hazem underwent his postgraduate surgical training in the UK and was granted a full membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 2004.
He then moved to Australia to further pursue surgical specialty training; gaining entry Royal Australasian College of Surgeons neurosurgical training program.