Dr Farhaan Altaf

Dr Farhaan Altaf

  • Spinal Surgery
Hospitals
St John of God Subiaco Clinic
Suite 321, 25 McCourt Street
Subiaco 6008 WA
08 6244 6256
08 6230 5213

Where we are

Suite 6 & 7, level 1, 1 Clayton Street Midland WA 6056

Dr Farhaan Altaf is a highly trained Spinal Surgeon and Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons. Before moving to Perth, he was a Consultant Spinal Surgeon at the world renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, UK. He has also undertaken a number of prestigious international fellowships at the Vancouver General Hospital in Canada, at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, at the Centre des Massues in Lyon, France and at the Nanoori Hospital in Seoul, South Korea. 

Dr Altaf currently works as a Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Royal Perth Hospital, providing a state-of-the-art spinal service to the people of Western Australia. Dr Altaf’s clinical practice is exclusively dedicated to spinal surgery. He listens respectfully, understands fully and creates individualised personalised care plans for each and every person he sees. His experience extends from traditional non-operative treatments to the most advanced and innovative technologies, including minimally invasive and computer-assisted 3D navigation surgery. He is particularly skilled in the most complex surgeries, including revision spinal surgery for degenerative pathologies. 

Dr Altaf has lectured internationally and published many peer-reviewed medical research articles. This experience and knowledge means Dr Altaf provides the most up to date opinions when consulting with his patients. Your consultation will start with a conversation about what affects you most, and how Dr Altaf can help you achieve your goals. Treatments may include specialist physiotherapy services, specialist pain management options, injection therapies, and advanced surgical procedures. 

Dr Farhaan Altaf consults and operates privately at St John of God Subiaco Hospital. 

Specialties:
  • Orthopaedic surgery

Sub-Specialties:
  • Spinal trauma

Special Interests:
Cervical spine surgery for radiculopathy and myelopathy. Lumbar spine surgery for spinal stenosis and sciatica. Minimally invasive lumbar fusion surgery and computer-assisted 3D navigation surgery. Surgery for spondylolisthesis, spinal deformity and spinal trauma including spinal cord injury.

  • MBBS
  • FRACS
  • FRCS (UK)
  • BSc
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Telehealth consultations: No

Treats Children: Yes

EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) ID: drfaltaf

St John of God Subiaco Clinic
Suite 321, 25 McCourt Street
Subiaco 6008 WA
08 6244 6256
08 6230 5213

Where we are

Suite 6 & 7, level 1, 1 Clayton Street Midland WA 6056
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