Deep brain stimulation

Project Details

In collaboration with neurosurgical (Mr Richard Bittar), neurological (Dr Andrew Evans) and psychiatric (Professor Paul Fiztgerald) collaborators we have begun a program of deep brain stimulation for the treatment of severe obsessive compulsive disorder and undertook the first such procedure in Australia in early 2011.

Research Group

Clinical Neuropsychiatry


Research Themes

Neuroscience

Areas of Excellence

Neuroscience and Psychiatry


Key Contact

For further information about this research, please contact the research group leader.

Department / Centre

Psychiatry