Dr Martin Wood trained in neurosurgery in Australia before travelling to undertake further subspecialty training in Europe. This consisted of fellowships in skull base neurosurgery in Cambridge, United Kingdom and paediatric neurosurgery in Paris. He is a consultant neurosurgeon at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Mater Children's Private Brisbane, and Lady Cilento Children's Hospital.
Dr Wood’s special interest areas in adult neurosurgery include skull base tumours such as acoustic neuromas and meningiomas, trigeminal neuralgia and minimally invasive surgery of the brain and spine. He also specialises in neurosurgical disorders of childhood, surgery for epilepsy, fetal surgery for spina bifida and spinal neurosurgery.
Dr Wood consults at Brisbane Clinical Neuroscience Centre.