Dr. Chris Honey

 
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Dr. Chris Honey

MD

MD


Abbreviation
 
Doctor of Medicine
DPhil

DPhil


Abbreviation
 
Doctor of Philosophy in Neurophysiology
FRCS(C)

FRCS(C)


Abbreviation
 
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. This indicates the certification of the doctor in a particular medical or surgical specialty.

Specialization:
Neurosurgery

Neurosurgery


Fellowship trained Board-Certified Specialist in Neurosurgery. They specialize in surgery for the nervous system.
Practicing in: To be updated
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#14 of 49 Neurosurgeons in Vancouver, British Columbia

Languages:
English
Connect: www

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BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Chris Honey is a Royal College Board-Certified Neurosurgeon with specialization in stereotactic and functional neurosurgery. He is also an Professor of Surgery at the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Coastal Health.Dr. Honey received his Doctorate of Medicine (MD) in 1986 from the University of Toronto, followed by a one year internship at St. Michael’s Hospital. He then went to Oxford University to pursue a Doctoral Degree in Neurophysiology, which he obtained in 1990 as a Canadian Rhodes Scholar. He completed his Residency within the Division of Neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia in 1995. During this time, he took a 3 month elective course to the University of Lund, Sweden to study and research clinical neural transplantation.He has appeared on numerous media publications to offer his expertise, including Global TV news, CTV news, Vancouver Sun, CBC Vancouver and CBC Radio. Dr. Honey served as the President of the Canadian Section of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery for its first seven years.

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

 
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MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

World Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery
  • World Society of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery
Canadian Neuromodulation Society
  • Canadian Neuromodulation Society
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    EDUCATION

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    • Fellowship Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada1995
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    • Neurosurgery Residency University of British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia1995
    University of Lund
    • Clinical Neural Transplantation University of LundLund, Sweden1993
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    • Doctoral Degree in Neurophysiology Oxford UniversityOxford, England1990
    St. Michael's Hospital
    • Internship St. Michael’s HospitalOntario, Canada1986
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    • Doctorate of Medicine University of TorontoToronto, Ontario1986
     

    ACHIEVEMENTS & AWARDS

    • Appeared in numerous media publications, including:
      • Global TV news
      • CTV news
      • Vancouver Sun
      • CBC Vancouver
      • CBC Radio
    • Director of the Surgical Centre for Movement Disorders
    • President of the Canadian Section of Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery for its first seven years
    • Only Doctor in B.C. to Perform DBS Implantation Surgery
    • Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia
    • Professor of Neurosurgery at Vancouver Coastal Health
    • Scientific Researcher/Publisher
    • Canadian Rhodes Scholar
     

    HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

    vancouver general hospital
    • Vancouver General Hospital Vancouver, British Columbia
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    • False Creek Healthcare Vancouver, British Columbia
     

    MEDIA

     

    HOBBIES & INTERESTS

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    REVIEWS

    Reviews updated via RateMDs on 08/21/2015. Average review is based on 7 reviews.
    full_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallSubmitted Jan. 7, 2015 Dr. Honey is an amazing, knowledgeable, gifted & frank person. I felt thoroughly informed about the risks, and potential rewards of DBS. Thank you from the bottom of my heart. 
    full_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-small Submitted Aug. 23, 2011 My husband had the DBS done by Dr. Honey in 2009. We were very pleased with the operation and Doctor Honey took the time after the op. to come out and speak with me and let me know how it went and what to expect after. The follow up was very good.
    full_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-smallfull_star-small Submitted Jan. 9, 2011 Dr. Honey makes you feel very important and validated. He gives thorough information and is very open to questions. I left a message on his receptionists phone about getting a copy of a form and he called me back himself to ask how I was doing. He knows his stuff and really inspires confidence. One of the few surgeons I know of that doesn’t do MVD for GPN, but instead does a resection of the nerves roots. Results for me were 100% with no remaining after effects. Thanks again!
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    Dr. Chris Honey last modified: July 24th, 2017 by Centric Health
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