Education & Training

Prof. Greg Malham BSc MBChB FRACS,

Spine Surgeon & Neurosurgeon

Education & Training

Prof. Greg Malham offers a comprehensive private practice in neurosurgery and spine surgery, based in Melbourne, Australia.

He is a consultant neurosurgeon at Epworth (Richmond). He is an ex-Executive Member of the Spine Society Australasia, previously held a senior lecturer position at Monash University and co-founded The Alfred Spine Service.

He began his training in his hometown of Christchurch, New Zealand in 1982, graduating in 1989 from the University of Otago with MBChB (distinction) and prizes in both surgery and medicine. Moving to Melbourne in 1997, he continued advanced training in Neurosurgery, gaining his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 2000.

He is recognised as one of Australasia’s premier spine surgeons, with extensive experience in all aspects of spine surgery particularly: minimally invasive spine surgery; image guidance and robotic assisted surgery; total disc replacement in the cervical and lumbar spine; anterior, oblique, lateral and posterior interbody fusions; spine trauma and spinal tumour surgery.

Prof. Malham specialises in all sports-related spine injuries for elite athletes particularly in AFL, rugby union, rugby league, tennis and horse racing.

Prof. Malham is the Senior Spinal Neurosurgeon in the Neuroscience Directorate, Epworth Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

He is the Adjunct Professor of Spine Surgery Research and Surgical Innovations at Swinburne University, and has also to his credit  over 60 peer-reviewed publications and 4 book chapters on spine, trauma and brain tumour surgeries. He lectures nationally and internationally on all aspects of spine trauma and degenerative spinal surgery.

Prof. Malham, along with his specialised team at Epworth Richmond, is dedicated to his career.

“I just like making people better”.


Prof. Malham’s Private Consulting Rooms

Suite 8.3
89 Bridge Rd,
Richmond VICTORIA 3121

Phone: (03) 9866 6650
Fax:      (03) 9866 6681



Epworth Private Richmond
89 Bridge Rd,
Richmond VICTORIA 3121

Phone: (03) 9426 6666
Fax:      (03) 9427 0353