Mr Jonathan Hyam

Mr Jonathan Hyam

MBBS BSc(Hons) Dip(Microsurgery) FRCS(Neuro.Surg) PhD(Oxon)

Neurosurgery

Offers video consultation
21 years of experience
8 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

4.8

Explanation

4.8

Top feedback

“Seen on time and diagnosed quickly and efficiently “
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Subspecialties

  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Skull-Base Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6028322
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    Practices worked at

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    2,208 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,619 reviews

    About

    Mr Jonathan Hyam is a Consultant Craniofacial, Brain & Comprehensive Spinal Neurosurgeon at the renowned National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery.

    He is also a neurosurgeon for the UCLH Adult Craniofacial multidisciplinary service which comprises specialists in maxillofacial, plastics and ENT surgery who reconstruct head shape following surgery, injury or in syndromic conditions.

    He has expertise in the following areas:

    • Craniofacial reconstruction and cranioplastic surgery
    • Tumours (such as meningioma)
    • Gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery (tumours, trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharyngeal neuralgia)
    • Spinal stenosis and disc prolapse in the neck and lower spine
    • Back pain and sciatica
    • Deep brain stimulation (Parkinson’s disease, tremor, facial pain and dystonia)

    Mr Hyam gained his PhD in Neurosurgery from Oxford University and a Diploma in Microscopic Neurosurgery from The Yasargil Neurosurgery Laboratory at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is the recipient of various national and international awards and honours, including the Resident Prize for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, awarded by the American Congress of Neurological Surgeons in Washington, DC. He also received the prestigious Arris & Gale Lectureship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

    Mr Hyam's neurosurgical research has appeared in high-profile international journals such as The Lancet, Nature Reviews Neurology, and The Lancet Neurology.

    Procedures

    • Artificial Disc Replacement (Cervical)
    • Minimally Invasive Disc Surgery (Keyhole)
    • Craniotomy
    • Ulnar Nerve Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Brain Tumours
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Facial Pain
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Metastases
    • Sciatica
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    Education

    Education:

    • Oxford University PhD 2011
    • Diploma in Microsurgery University of Zurich, Switzerland
    • University College London MBBS BSc(Hons) in Neuroscience 2001

    Professional Memberships:

    • British Association of Spine Surgeons
    • Royal Society of Medicine (on the Council for Clinical Neurosciences)
    • NICE
    • Royal College of Surgeons of England
    • British Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery
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    Reviews

    4.87 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    4.8
    Explanation
    4.8
    Back Pain
    3/5
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    1/5
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Seen on time and diagnosed quickly and efficiently
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (4/5)
    Allowed me to describe symptoms again and help in deconstructing reasons and next steps.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Warm friendly clear , excellent expertise
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Jonathan makes sure you get the treatment you need.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Such a kind and caring surgeon.
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