Mr Jonathan Bull

Mr Jonathan Bull

MA MB BChir MD(Res) FRCSGlasg FRCSEng (Neuro.Surg)

Neurosurgery

Offers video consultation
Recommended by 3 specialists
21 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.97

Bedside Manner

4.94

Explanation

4.97

Top feedback

“I saw Mr Bull after a nasty fall and a long stay in the NHS with no clear path to a full recovery. He was quickly able to explain what had happened and the treatment I needed. His expertise is immediately evident and impressive. “
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Subspecialty

  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4767846
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £290

    Follow-up appointment: £190

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,775 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,365 reviews

    About

    Mr Jonathan Bull, Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon, currently works within the Royal Free Hospital in the Bart’s NHS Trust. He also sees patients privately in hospitals across London including the Cromwell Hospital, BMI The London Independent Hospital, and London Bridge Hospital. He has a wealth of experience in performing procedures for all aspects of central nervous system disorders.

    Mr Bull graduated from his foundation training from Imperial College London before beginning his specialist training in neurosurgery in the South Thames Programme. During his training, he undertook two fellowships in Complex Spine Surgery and was also awarded an MD by UCL.

    Mr Bull became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2011.

    Procedures

    • Spinal Decompresson
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Complex Revision Spinal Surgery
    • Epidural
    • Lumbar Back Surgery
    • Sciatica Surgery
    • Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Spine Fracture Surgery
    • Thoracic (Back) Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Complex Spinal Disorders
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Sciatica
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
    • Arthritis (Spine)
    • Brain Tumours
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Spine Tumours and Infections
    • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylosis
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    Education

    • MA MB BChir Neurophysiology and Medicine, University of Cambridge (1995 – 2000)
    • Basic Surgical training, Imperial College / St Marys Hospital (2002 – 2004)
    • MD (Res) - Diffusion MRI imaging of Paediatric Brain Tumours, UCL (2006 – 2008)
    • Higher Specialist Training - Neurosurgery, South Thames Neurosurgical Rotation (2005 – 2012)
    • Sir Victor Horsley Complex Spine Fellowship, Royal National Orthopaedic Hx Stanmore / Queen Square, National Hx for Neurology & Neurosurgery (2011 – 2012)
    • European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) Fellowship Field Of StudyComplex Spine Surgery, University Hospital Klinikum Rechts der Isar, Munich, Germany (2013 – 2013)
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    Reviews

    4.96 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.97
    Bedside Manner
    4.94
    Explanation
    4.97
    Back Pain
    12/35
    Spinal Decompresson
    9/35
    Spinal Surgery
    8/35
    Complex Spinal Disorders
    7/35
    Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    5/35
    Lower Back Pain
    3/35
    Spinal Injections for Pain
    3/35
    Sciatica
    2/35
    Spine Fractures and Trauma
    2/35
    Arthritis (Spine)
    1/35
    Facet Joint Injection
    1/35
    Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
    1/35
    Scoliosis Surgery
    1/35
    Spinal Fusion
    1/35
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    I saw Mr Bull after a nasty fall and a long stay in the NHS with no clear path to a full recovery. He was quickly able to explain what had happened and the treatment I needed. His expertise is immediately evident and impressive.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Very professional polite and caring, all explained very well.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Brilliant
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Jonathan was charming and reassuring, offering practical solutions to my condition in a very clear and concise manner
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Very friendly and very professional.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Top class honest surgeon I would definitely recommend him to others
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Would highly recommend Mr Bull Very thorough and knowledgeble and happy with end results
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Fitted me in, made a difference to my end result quite likely and all round total confidence. My wife is now going to also see him with her long term critical back problem, so impressed are we at what he has done for me.
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    Overall Experience
    (4/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Apart from the long waiting time, the consultation was fine and as expected. He explained the issue clearly and gave me my options.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Always attentive. explaining things in an easy-to-understand manner allowing plenty of time for questions.
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 specialists
    Mr Syed Aftab
    Mr Syed Aftab
    Orthopaedic Surgery
    Is a colleague

    "Mr Bull is an excellent Spinal Neurosurgeon and undertakes his work with great care and efficiency. Patients universally love him and it is clear from his demeanour and expressions that patients are at the heart of his practice. He genuinely cares. I have no hesitation in recommending Mr Bull to anyone for ANY spinal needs."

    29-10-2021

    Recommended for:
    Back Pain, Upper Back Pain, Lower Back Pain
    , Sciatica, Scoliosis, Leg Pain, Spinal Stenosis, Spine Tumours and Infections, Spine Fractures and Trauma, Sports-Related Spine Injuries, Arthritis (Spine), Vertebral Compression Fracture, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Spondylolisthesis & Spondylosis, Coccyx Fracture, Degenerative Disc Disease, Complex Spinal Disorders, Spinal Pain, Chiari Malformation, Coccydynia (Coccyx Pain), Neck Pain, Upper Limb Pain, Nerve Tumours
    Is a colleague

    "Mr Bull is an excellent spinal and brain neurosurgeon. We have shared several patients especially presenting with neck and back issues and patients speak highly of him. I find him to be an excellent clinician and very approachable and friendly person. "

    09-01-2022

    Recommended for:
    Back Pain, Neck Pain
    Mr Nicholas Marshall
    Mr Nicholas Marshall
    General Surgery
    I have referred patients to them

    "I have sent several patients to this surgeon. The feedback I received is excellent, both in his manner and skill. I will continue to send him patients."

    03-09-2020

    Recommended for:
    Arthritis (Spine)

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