Mr Thirayan Muthu

07 834 0717 Waikato
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Southern Cross Health Insurance Affiliated Provider for Consultations
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About Mr Thirayan Muthu

After completing my postgraduate training in Chennai, India, I travelled to the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom for further training in microneurosurgery, and spinal neurosurgery using microscopic techniques. I obtained my Fellowship in Neurosurgery from Edinburgh, UK and the Fellowship in Neurosurgery from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons

I also work in the public health system, providing a cerebravascular, neuro oncology and trauma service, in addition to pursuing my area of special interest and training Registrars.

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Gender: male


Areas of Specialisation
Neuro-Oncology, CSF disorders - Hydrocephalus, Chiari Malformations and Syrinx(idiopathic and traumatic), Cranial Nerve Neuralgia, Cerebrovascular Surgery, Spinal Surgery for spinal tumors and Degenerative conditions and Peripheral Entrapment Surgery

Hospitals Practising at:
Waikato Hospital, Hamilton
Southern Cross Hospital, Hamilton
Braemar Hospital, Hamilton

Southern Cross Affiliated Provider for
Peripheral nerve surgery
Spinal surgery
Cranial surgery


MBBS (Chennai) 1985, MCh Neurosurgery (Chennai) 1992, FRCS (SN) UK 2002, FRACS 2015, IFAANS, CIME (USA)
Certified Independent Medical Examiner ( USA)

International Fellow of American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Member of Neurological Society of India
Member of the New Zealand Neurological Association
Member of the Neurosurgoical Society of Australasia
Member of AO Spine, Asia Pacific

Referral Info

What you need to bring to your appointment:

  • list of current medications
  • previous relevant X-rays and scans

Contact Mr Thirayan Muthu

First Fl, Hillcrest Health Care
3 Masters Ave

PO Box 11 102,
Hamilton 3216

3 Masters Ave Hamilton 3219 New Zealand