Dr Vasudev Navalgund


Dr Vasudev Navalgund is a specialist spine surgeon, treating conditions affecting the adult spine.




Cervical, Thoracic & Lumbar Decompressions & Fusions
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion (TLIF)
Revision Spine Surgery
Micro Discectomy
Occipital – Cervical fusions


With over 20 years of orthopaedic operative experience and private practice consulting in Australia, Canada and India, Dr Vasudev Navalgund is highly respected among his peers.

Dr Vasudev Navalgund is the Director of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. He takes a personalised approach to care and orthopaedic surgery with the patient’s long-term health in mind.


Dr Navalgund completed his training with the Royal Australian College of Surgeons and Australian Orthopaedic Association in Queensland between 2013 and 2018.

He completed his Adult Spine Surgery Fellowship at the prestigious University of Toronto Spine Program - St Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Canada and an Adult and Paediatric Spine Fellowship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and the Women’s and Children’s Hospital.

In 2018, Dr Navalgund returned to work at Sunshine Coast University Hospital and commenced private practice at Sunshine Coast University Private Hospital.

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If you are experiencing pain or discomfort in the spine, Dr Vasudev Navalgund can help.

Start your journey to recovery by speaking to your health practitioner for a referral today.