Dr Dihan Aponso

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery: Spinal

Special Interests: Adult spinal surgery. Discectomy, decompression for spinal stenosis, spinal fusion surgery, minimally invasive spinal surgery, deformity and scoliosis surgery


Practices at: MPHB

Telephone 07 3278 2662

Facsimile 07 3607 2467

Email reception@qldspine.com

Website www.qldspine.com

Consult Rooms

Qld Spine
Suite 4.10, Level 4
Mater Private Clinic
550 Stanley Street
South Brisbane QLD 4101


Dr Dihan Aponso is a specialist in Spinal Surgery and offers a comprehensive private practice in all aspects of spinal disorders. Dr Aponso has a public appointment at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and offers spinal surgery services at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane.

Originating from New Zealand, Dr Aponso completed his MBChB from the University of Auckland. He undertook orthopaedic surgery training, obtaining his fellowship from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 2013, and subsequently completed Foot and Ankle Surgery subspecialty training in Melbourne. During his fellowship he was appointed and worked as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at The Alfred.

In 2015, Dr Aponso undertook a clinical Spinal Surgery fellowship at the Princess Alexandra, Lady Cilento Children’s and Wesley Hospitals in Brisbane. He gained extensive experience in the management of both adult and paediatric, elective and trauma spine disorders.

Dr Aponso offers a comprehensive approach in treating spine problems. He utilises a unique blend of his expertise in open spine techniques and minimally invasive procedures, together with a patient centred approach to offer his patients the best outcome. His clinical practice is evidence based and he is well read and abreast of advancing techniques and technology in spine surgery.

Dr Aponso’s special interests are cervical and lumbar degenerative and deformity conditions and in utilising innovative techniques in addressing common spinal problems.