About Dr Jonathon R. Ball

Focusing exclusively on spinal surgery, Dr Jonathon Ball is Head of the Department of Neurosurgery at Sydney’s Royal North Shore Hospital.

Dr Ball’s practice is based on the North Shore of Sydney, including Royal North Shore Hospital and North Shore Private Hospital.

Training and Memberships

After studying medicine and medical science with honours at the University of Newcastle and training in neurosurgery at centres of excellence in New South Wales, Dr Ball received a fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.

He completed further specialised training in spine surgery, undergoing post-fellowship training at the University of Calgary in Canada.

He has postgraduate qualifications in biomedical engineering from the University of NSW.

Dr Ball is a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the Australian Medical Association, The Neurosurgical Society of Australasia, The North American Spine Society and AO Spine. For more information about Dr Ball’s research record please see –

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Your Treatment

Dr Ball is one of the leading neurosurgeons in Sydney. He is the author of many papers on spinal injuries and treatment, and is a pioneer in spinal surgical technologies. He applies excellence in surgical treatment that translates to clinical success. He has treated hundreds of patients from all over Sydney and New South Wales, helping to ease pain and restore mobility.

As a spine specialist, Dr Ball’s approach is highly personalised. Treatment consists of several steps including:

● Initial consultation
● Thorough diagnosis (including testing where necessary)
● Clear explanation of surgical options
● Expert surgery
● Post operation guidance
● Personalised care through to recovery

Dr Ball’s goal with all patients is to hear their concerns and work closely with them to deliver a personally tailored, comprehensive treatment program.

For more information about Sydney spinal surgeon Dr Jonathon Ball or to book an appointment, call the clinic on 02 9438 3785.