Dr Timothy Steel
Timothy Steel is a member of the Department of Neurosurgery at St Vincent’s Healthcare Campus, a tertiary referral institution and teaching hospital of the University of New South Wales. It encompasses St Vincent’s Public and Private Hospitals, St Vincent’s Clinic, the Garvan Institute of Medical Research and the Sacred Heart Hospice.
He is the Head of Department of Neurosurgery and Chief of Spine Surgery at Concord Hospital.
His clinical interest and expertise is in spine surgery.
Since his appointment to the staff of St Vincent’s and Concord Hospitals in 1998, Dr Steel has introduced many surgical procedures to the hospitals which are now performed routinely to treat degenerative spine conditions. These include lumbar and cervical microdiscectomy.
Dr Steel performs, on average, about 500 procedures per year, of which 400 are spine procedures. Operations are performed on the St Vincent’s or Concord Hospital campus.
Dr Steel has presented and published widely on spine surgery. He is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales. A post graduate program in Spine Surgery commenced under his supervision in 2004.
He is intensely interested in neurosurgical education, training and research.
Stephanie Jobson – Practice Manager
Has had over 10 years experience working for a variety of specialist in a similar capacity. She displays a deep level of understanding in her ability to prioritise patients according to their need for care, specific illness or injury and the severity of the problem.
Stephanie meets every challenge head on and offers a high level of administrative support and technical knowledge.
Direct Number: (02) 8382 6750
Rochelle Longbottom – Secretary
Rochelle has recently joined Dr Steel’s team to assist with patient administration, personal assistant duties and provides a friendly reception service at the practice. She has extensive experience in corporate personal assistant and executive assistant roles, as well as customer service.
Rochelle is organised, friendly and provides Dr Steel a high level of administrative support.
Direct Number: (02) 8382 6754