Zurab Ivanishvili, BSc MD FRCSC

  • Clinical Instructor

    Dr. Ivanishvili

  • Active Staff, Royal Columbian Hospital


311 – 301 E. Columbia Street
New Westminster, BC, V3L 3W5

Phone: 604.516.6005
Fax: 604.553.7103


Dr. Zurab Ivanishvili is a staff neurosurgeon at Royal Columbian Hospital, located in New Westminster, BC.  He also performs surgeries at Eagle Ridge Hospital, located in Port Moody, BC. In Addition, he provides the neurosurgical consultation services to community hospitals located within the Fraser Health Region: Burnaby, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Maple Ridge, Mission, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Hope, Langley, White Rock, Delta, and Surrey.

Dr. Zurab Ivanishvili has obtained his BSc degree in Psychology from the University of Victoria and his medical degree from the University of British Columbia, BC. He completed his Neurosurgical Residency training in Saskatchewan, and Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery Fellowship training at Vancouver General Hospital with Dr. Christopher Honey. In addition, he spent one year at Victoria General Hospital on Vancouver Island as a Fellow in Spine and General Neurosurgery. Presently, he practices general neurosurgery at Royal Columbian Hospital, which includes conditions related to brain, spine and peripheral nerves.

Clinical Interests

General Neurosurgery.
Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery (long term goal).

Research Interests

Factors affecting the clinical outcomes in community neurosurgical practice.
Parkinson’s Disease and efficacy of Deep Brain Stimulation (long term goal).