Welcome to North Queensland Neurology
Specialists in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurological Conditions
First commenced in 2012 by Australian trained Neurologist, Dr Craig Costello, we provide Neuroscience services to Townsville and North Queensland.
Our practice specialises in the diagnosis, investigation and provision of comprehensive neurological care, across the spectrum of diseases affecting the central and peripheral nervous systems.
Since graduating from the University of Queensland in 2003, Dr Craig Costello has acquired subspecialty Neurology training in neurophysiology (completed at Royal Melbourne and Austin Hospitals, Melbourne), before returning to Townsville to provide consultative and neurodiagnostic services to North Queensland. These services include the following:
- Individual Neurological Consultations – all patients receive a personalised comprehensive history, examination and assessment leading to an informed diagnosis and individual evidence-based management plan.
- Neurodiagnostics/Neurophysiology – performed at North Queensland Neurology, your diagnosis can be aided through investigations including: Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS), Electromygraphy (EMG), Electroencephalograms (EEG), Paediatric EEG and EEG Monitoring.
- Injectable Therapy – as an accredited specialist, Dr Costello is able to administer Injectable therapy in the treatment of many neurological conditions, helping to reduce headaches, pain and tremors, excessive sweating and abnormal neck position or movement.
- Deep Brain Stimulation Surgery, Adjustment and Management – commonly known as DBS, this is an advanced therapy that can be ideal for those suffering with Parkinson’s Disease.
At North Queensland Neurology patients can benefit from professional, friendly, expert care, and the latest in Neurological treatments (for all neurological conditions) including: migraines; tension headaches; stroke and cerebrovascular disease; Parkinson’s and related diseases; Alzheimer’s and dementia; Multiple sclerosis; peripheral nerve and muscle problems, and neurological Injectable therapy treatments.
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If you feel you have any of the conditions listed above, please discuss with your GP who can provide a referral.
Our reception staff will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding fees and appointment booking procedures.
Contact us for an appointment 07 4725 0042