Charlie Teo Net Worth, Age, Nationality, Wife, Height, Career

Charlie Teo

Doctor Charlie Teo is a well-known Australian neurosurgeon. His work and abilities were so highly regarded that he was named one of Australia’s most famous and finest doctors. Unfortunately, Charlie was banned after it was revealed that he had performed surgery on a dying person. Although all other doctors refused to operate on it.

Teo’s case appears serious, with some claiming that it could endanger the public’s safety and health. Even though no final action has been taken. According to reports, the medical council can suspend him but not cancel his license.

Teo now has to wait for a special hearing before the NSW Medical Council. The Health Care Complaints Commission is conducting the investigation (HCCC). Despite the fact that many of his fans and family members came forward to support him.

Quick Facts

Real NameCharlie Teo.
Nick NameDr. Charlie.
Age66 years old
Birthday24 December 1957
Place of BirthAustralia.
Current ResidenceAustralia.
Net worth$10-15 million USD (approx.)
Height5 ft 7 inches
Weight (approx.)In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154.32 lbs
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorBald.
EthnicityAsian Multiracial.
Marital StatusMarried.
Wife / SpouseGenevieve Teo.

Charlie Teo Age & Early Life

Charlie Teo was born on December 24, 1957. He was born to Chinese-Singaporean parents in a Christian family. Teo is approximately 66 years old. Capricorn is his zodiac sign.

In terms of education, the well-known personality attended The Scots College and the University of New South Wales at the time. Charlie went on to earn a Bachelor of Medicine, and Bachelor of Surgery degree in 1981.

According to sources, neurosurgeon Teo is of multiracial origin and holds Australian citizenship. When it comes to his family, his parents immigrated to Australia. The personality has not provided any information about his parents, but he appears to come from a good family.

Charlie Teo
Charlie Teo (Source: Instagram)

Charlie Teo Wife & Marriage

Who is Charlie Teo dating? Charlie is a married man with an amazing personality. He was in a relationship with Genevieve Teo, his wife. He met his wife when he was 25 years old; Charlie was a doctor, and Genevieve was a nurse in the same hospital at the time.

In interviews, newspapers, and other media, the couple was very open about their relationship. Unfortunately, after 30 years of marriage, they divorced, but they were still said to be good friends. His professional life and his daughter’s horrific crash in 2019 are said to be the reasons for their divorce. Furthermore, the majority of the information was kept private by his family.

The couple has four daughters, all of whom are named Nikki (Nicole) Teo, Alex Teo, Katie Teo, and Sophie Teo. Following his divorce in 2018, he has been seen with his new partner Traci Griffiths, an ex-international model. Despite the fact that she was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2011 and Charlie is her treating surgeon.


Following graduation, he began working as a neurosurgeon at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital before completing a fellowship in Dallas, Texas. As he completed it, he received a certificate from a US medical board, making him the only Australian neurosurgeon who is certified by a US medical board.

He then moved to the United States and stayed for ten years. Charlie was an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

Later, he returned to Australia and became the director of the Centre for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery at Prince of Wales Hospital.

In the year 2001, he founded the Cure Brain Cancer Foundation (formerly the Cure for Life Foundation). Despite this, he left the foundation in 2017 to establish the ‘Charlie Teo Foundation,’ which claims to focus on Australian-based research and scientists.

Charlie Teo Net Worth 2023

How much is Charlie Teo net worth? He was invited to various events and colleges as a famous doctor, including Stanford University, Johns Hopkins University, Marburg University, Albert Einstein University, and the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona. He also wrote over thirty chapters for books and continues to teach neurosurgeons in the United States and other countries.

Some elements believe he can perform miracles. Despite the fact that his salary is significantly higher than that of a typical doctor. As of  March 2024, Charlie Teo’s net worth is estimated to be $10-15 million USD (approx.).


  • Nicole Teo, his daughter, was charged in connection with a crash that injured a former bikie boss.
  • He revealed that when he first saw his wife Genevieve Teo, it was love at first sight.
  • Teo once decided to learn to play the guitar in his spare time.
  • Charlie Teo has also served on the council of the Australian Animal Welfare Group Voiceless since 2009.
  • Teo once delivered the Australia Day speech on January 23, 2012.
  • He will be honored to present the Audi Foundation Award at the Audi Australia Dealer of the Year Awards in March 2021.
  • The well-known neurosurgeon has also appeared on television shows such as 60 Minutes, Good Medicine, and others.