Mr Reuben Johnson



Reuben qualified in medicine from Glasgow University in 1999 and completed his surgical and neurosurgical training in London, Oxford, Cambridge, and Melbourne. His post-graduate fellowships were in spinal surgery in Vicenza, Italy and in Endoscopic Pituitary Surgery in Oxford.

Qualifications: LLB, BSc(Hons), MBChB, DPhil (Oxon), FRCS (Neuro.Surg), FRACS

He recently moved to Wellington following three years as Senior Lecturer in Neurosurgery at the University of Otago in Dunedin.


  • General neurosurgery
  • Anterior and posterior skull base conditions
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Spine surgery
  • Head injury
  • Medicolegal


MB ChB 1999 Glasgow; FRCS (Neuro) 2009; CCT (UK) (Neuro) 2012; FRACS (Neuro) 2015

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Post-fellowship Training

Neuro-oncology, Royal Melbourne (Australia);  Pituitary Surgery John Radcliffe, Oxford (UK); Spine Surgery, Vicenza (Italy)

Vocational Scope


Contact Details

Mr Reuben Johnson is available at the following services:

Private Services

Mr Reuben Johnson - Neurosurgeon

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Specialist Medical Centre, Wellington

Public Services

Capital & Coast DHB Neurosurgery Service

This service is available at the following location:

Wellington Hospital - Nga Puna Waiora

General Enquiries: (04) 385 5999
Fax: (04) 385 5856

Emergency Department: Open 24 hours / 7 days, Phone (04) 385 5999

Private Surgical Services

Wakefield Hospital - Neurosurgery

This service is available at the following location:

Wakefield Hospital

Toll Free Phone: 0800 WAKEFIELD (0800 925 334)