Charles Teo is an Australian neurosurgeon.Charlie Teo Family belongs to Sydney, Australia.He is the director of the Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery at Prince of Wales Hospital,the founder of Cure Brain Cancer Foundation (formerly Cure For Life Foundation),and the founder of the Charlie Teo Foundation.
He is the director of the Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery at Prince of Wales Hospital, the originator of the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation , and the founder of the Charlie Teo Foundation.
Charlie Teo Bio
|Birthdate ( Age)||24 December 1957|
|Place of Birth||Sydney, Australia|
|Children||Nikki Teo, Alex Teo, Katie Teo, Sophie Teo|
|Parents||Elizabeth and Phillip|
|Education||University of New South Wales|
|Net Worth||$ 4 million|
Charlie Teo Early Life and Family
Teo was born on 24 December 1957 to Chinese-Singaporean parents who immigrated to Australia.He attended The Scots College and the University of New South Wales, graduating with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery in 1981
Charlie Teo Wife
Teo was married to Genevieve Teothe couple have four daughters.They separated in 2018. Teo’s current girlfriend is former international model, Traci Griffiths.
Charlie Teo Net Worth
Charles Teo AM is an Australian neurosurgeon who has an estimated Net Worth of between $ 4 million in 2023.
Charlie Teo Professional Career
Charlie Teo graduated from the University of New South Wales with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in Sydney. Before relocating to the United States, he practised general neurosurgery at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
In the United States, he completed a fellowship in Dallas, Texas, where he was certified as the only Australian neurosurgeon by a US medical board.Teo spent nearly a decade in the United States as an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at the cutting-edge Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
While continuing to teach regularly in the United States, he also teaches and sponsors the education of neurosurgeons from developing nations, such as Peru, Vietnam, Bangladesh, and Romania, and treats children with neurological conditions from developing nations.As something of a miracle worker, Teo has garnered extensive media attention.
In May of 2019, controversy arose when a prominent urologist commented on the large number of GoFundMe campaigns requesting substantial sums of money for patients to have surgery performed by Teo, despite the fact that Australia’s public health system should be conducting any necessary surgery.
The ‘Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Australian’ survey was an annual survey in which participants rated their degree of trust in a prominent Australian from 1 to 10.
For a number of years, Charlie ranked first or among the top five. Charlie was deemed the most trusted Australian in 2012, 2013, and 2014.In her book Life in his Hands, Susan Wyndham describes the relationship between Teo and one of his patients, the adolescent pianist Aaron McMillan.
Sally White, a patient of Dr. Charlie Teo, recounts her experiences in Three Quotes From A Plumber: How a Second Opinion Improved a Brain Tumor Patient’s Existence Teo has also appeared on numerous television programmes, such as ABC’s Q&A, Good Medicine, 60 Minutes, Last Chance Surgery, Australian Story, Enough Rope, and Anh’s Encounter with Fame.
Teo’s significant contribution to society was acknowledged in 2011 when he was made a Member of The Order of Australia for service to medicine as a neurosurgeon through the introduction of minimally invasive techniques, as a researcher, educator, and mentor, and for establishing the Cure for Life Foundation.
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In August 2007, Teo delivered the 50th Anniversary Errol Solomon Meyers Memorial Lecture at the University of Queensland.On January 23, 2012, Teo delivered his Australia Day address.
FAQ About Charlie Teo
Who is Charlie Teo?
Charles Teo is an Australian neurosurgeon.
How Old is Charlie Teo?
65 years, 24 December 1957.
What is Charlie Teo Net Worth ?
Charlie Teo has a Net Worth of between $ 4 million in 2023.