Associate Professor Kevin A. Seex


Associate Professor Kevin Seex is a Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon, born in Ayr, Scotland.  He studied medicine at Edinburgh University - MBChB 1985, trained in General Surgery - FRCS 1989, followed by Neurosurgery at the Institute of Neurological Sciences in Glasgow, FRCS (Neurosurgery) 1997.  After completing UK specialist training, he undertook a Neurosurgical fellowship in Adelaide, Australia prior to commencing as a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Nepean Public Hospital in NSW in 2000, FRACS (Neurosurgery) 2000.

Dr Seex was Head of Department at Nepean Public Hospital from 2000 to 2015 overseeing its growth from 1 to 5 consultants.  In 2010, he joined Macquarie Neurosurgery while retaining appointments at Nepean Public and Private Hospitals.

His practice is now exclusively in adult spine surgery, focusing on complex deformity, fusion, non-fusion and minimally invasive spinal technologies.  He has invented and commercialised several spinal retractors to reduce retraction injury and holds several patents for retractors and spinal implants.  His academic interests include retractor technology and investigating new surgical techniques and technology for less invasive spinal surgery. 


A minute with A/Prof Kevin Seex