Journal Articles


Dr Mobbs is an Associate Professor of the University of New South Wales (UNSW), an active researcher and the founder of the Neuro Spine Surgery Research Group (NSURG), Sydney. He is also the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Spine Surgery (JSS), which was founded in 2014.

Contributing to clinical research has always been of interest to Dr Mobbs with the aim of improving spinal health.  This is made possible in collaboration with the NSURG team and researchers from different backgrounds, using  vigorous methods including basic science research, clinical trials, innovative surgical techniques and evidence-based medicine.

L5 En-Bloc Vertebrectomy with Customized Reconstructive Implant: Comparison of Patient-Specific Versus Off-the-Shelf Implant

Effect of Smoking Status on Successful Arthrodesis, Clinical Outcome, and Complications After Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF)

Reconstruction of Thoracic Spine Using a Personalized 3D-Printed Vertebral Body in Adolescent with T9 Primary Bone Tumor

Image-Guided Lateral Mass Osteotomy for En Bloc Resection of Cervical Ewing Sarcoma: A Technical Note

Treatment of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis by Microscopic Unilateral Laminectomy for Bilateral Decompression: A Technical Note

Application of a 3D Custom Printed Patient Specific Spinal Implant for C1/2 Arthrodesis

The utility of 3D printing for surgical planning and patient-specific implant design for complex spinal pathologies: case report

Anterior Retroperitoneal Approach for Removal of L5-S1 Foraminal Nerve Sheath Tumor

Lumbar interbody fusion: techniques, indications and comparison of interbody fusion options including PLIF, TLIF, MI-TLIF, OLIF/ATP, LLIF and ALIF

Physical Activity Measured with Accelerometer and Self-Rated Disability in Lumbar Spine Surgery: A Prospective Study

Accelerometers for objective evaluation of physical activity following spine surgery

Outcomes of percutaneous pedicle screw fixation for spinal trauma and tumours