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Best Neurosurgeons in Manchester, UK

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Stott Lane, Salford, Salford, UK, M6 8HD - 3.26 miles
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust - 3.26 miles
Stott Lane, Salford, Salford, UK, M6 8HD
Offers video consultation
18 years of experience
Brain Tumours, Sciatica, Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc, Leg Pain + 12more

Mr Pietro Ivo D’urso, Consultant Neurosurgeon, currently works within the Salford Royal Hospital in Manchester. He also sees patients privately in the Wilmslow Hospital. He has a wealth of experience in treating a wide range of neurosurgical conditions including brain tumours, degenerative spine conditions, trauma, hydrocephalus, neck pain, and low back pain.

Mr Ivo D’urso qualified as a physician in Italy after completing all of his training, he has held his current role since 2014. He has a special interest in performing procedures like the removal of benign/malignant brain tumours, awake craniotomies with brain mapping, fluorescence-guided resection of brain tumours, intraoperative neurophysiology monitoring, minimally invasive cranial surgery, and cranial endoscopy.

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Stott Lane, Salford, Salford, UK, M6 8HD - 3.26 miles
Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust - 3.26 miles
Stott Lane, Salford, Salford, UK, M6 8HD
Offers video consultation
26 years of experience
Degenerative Disc Disease, Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc, Leg Pain, Arthritis (Spine) + 26more

Mr Joshi George is a fully qualified neurosurgeon who deals with complex spine problems and neurological trauma. With over 20 years of training and experience across three continents, Mr George performs complex as well as minimally invasive spine surgery to a world class standard. He also regularly performs surgical procedures for patients with cancer of the spine. And, he is experienced in treating sports injuries for professional athletes and other sportspersons.

Mr George completed his primary medical degree (MBBS) at Mahatma Gandhi University in India and his Doctor of Medicine (MD) at the University of London. Following on from this, he received his neurosurgical training at the Royal London Hospital and the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast. He then completed his fellowship in spine surgery at the University of Toronto, where he gained specialist training in cancer of the spine and complex reconstructive spine surgery.

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What is a neurosurgeon?

Problems with the spine, brain, or nervous system (collectively, the central nervous system or CNS) are many and varied. Patients experiencing problems like movement disorders, chronic headaches, stroke, seizures, or spinal cord damage will often seek out the services of a neurologist to diagnose and treat them. When these problems are not able to be fixed with medical or non-invasive treatments, patients will typically need the services of a top neurosurgeon. Neurosurgeons are, in the simplest terms, brain surgeons. Fortunately, it doesn’t take a brain surgeon to find the best neurosurgeons – it’s easy with Doctify.

When to see a neurosurgeon?

If patients have tumours, spinal cord damage, stroke damage, or other serious problems that will require brain or spinal cord surgery, the top neurosurgeons are the specialists who will perform those corrective procedures. They generally have incredibly extensive training, including regular college/pre-med, their medical degree, a surgical internship, an additional 5 to 7 years as a neurosurgical resident, and possibly a fellowship before they are free to practice on their own as neurosurgeons. Patients can rest assured when choosing a neurosurgeon from Doctify that they are getting highly trained experts who do nothing but these kinds of surgeries, procedures, and treatments. As one of the more complex surgical specialities, neurosurgery certainly has risks. However, if a neurologist or top neurosurgeon has determined that the best course of treatment is a surgical or invasive procedure, their body of experience and skill should be respected – it might just save your life!

What procedures can you find at a neurosurgery clinic? 

  • Surgery For Sciatica
  • Surgery For Myelopathy
  • Cyberknife
  • Pituitary Tumour Surgery
  • Gammaknife
  • Video Consultation