Welcome to Neuron

At Neuron, we support you to achieve the best outcome for you to live well, through the delivery of specialised Neurosurgical treatment and care involving the brain, spine and nerves.

Established in 2009, Neuron provides dedicated neurosurgical services to patients throughout the Brisbane area. Dr Peter Lucas works exclusively at Neuron and is the primary consultant neurosurgeon, and the medical director of this practice. He specialises in all aspects of adult neurosurgery, and treats various conditions associated with the brain, spine and peripheral nerves.

Surgical Expertise

Neurosurgery is surgery of the nervous system. This encompasses everything from the brain to the blood vessels supplying it, right through to the spine, spinal cord as well as the nerves throughout the body which process mobility and allow us to feel sensations.

Providing a range of services including adult neurosurgical assessment and treatment. Our brain surgeon and spinal neurosurgeon are skilled in treating a wide range of neurological disorders and problems. We also completely understand that each and every patient has a unique problem, and requires the development of individualised treatment programs to receive the best outcome possible.

Patient Care Is Our Priority

We are strongly committed to both patient care and education. Therefore, we always strive to provide clear and comprehensive communication to ensure you understand all aspects of the procedure. We endeavour to stay engaged with you from the initial appointment, during treatments and throughout your recovery.

At Neuron, you are in very caring and capable hands. With our brain surgeon, spinal neurosurgeon, anaesthetist and medical staff at your side; you can be sure of receiving the only best care throughout the course of your treatment.

Our staff in Brisbane are always more than happy to hear from you and assist. Please call us on 07 3834 6150 to book an appointment.

Meet our Clinicians

As part of your care, you will receive clear and comprehensive communication from both our Administration and Clinical teams. At Neuron, you are in caring hands. We stay engaged with you, not just during your treatment but also throughout your recovery.

DR PETER LUCASNeurosurgeon
Dr Peter Lucas completed his undergraduate medical degree at the University of Queensland in 1998…
DR KEVIN ELLIOTTNeuro Anaesthetist
Dr Kevin Elliott is a Specialist Anaesthetist and a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand…
SCOTT DRYBURGHClinical Manager
Scott has an extensive and broad background in Nursing with over 15 years’ experience spanning…

Quality Of Life

Our expertise and targeted treatment options assist us in determining the best course of neurosurgical care for you. Whether it is through surgical or non-surgical treatment options, our goal is to give you an improved quality of life to enable you to live well.

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Mon-Fri:  8.30am – 4.30pm

Please note:  A medical referral is desirable to ensure that you are seeing the appropriate specialist.  A Medicare rebate cannot be claimed against fees without a valid referral.

Our Services

Our team of experts will provide you with specialised neurosurgical treatment and care, so you can achieve the best outcomes to live well and function well. Whether it is brain, spine or nerve related, we provide targeted treatment options that suit you. Start improving your quality of life today.


Consideration of the need for cranial surgery can be an anxious time, not just for you but your friends and family as well.

  • Cranial Trauma

  • Chronic subdural haematomas

  • Brain tumours

  • Craniofacial pain syndromes

  • And more…



The need for spinal surgery often, though not always, occurs after a long history of physical therapies and other treatments.

  • Stereotactic Localisation
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Intraoperative Neurophysiology
  • Microdiscectomy
  • And more…



Peripheral nerve surgery is a very common and effective treatment in relation to conditions such as Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression

  • Meralgia Paraesthetica

  • And more…



Pain is the most common symptom seen by a neurosurgeon and among the most common symptom occuring in life.

  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulator

  • Dorsal Column Stimulator

  • Pain Pump

  • Ommaya Reservoir

  • And more…


Call us for an appointment

07 3834 6150