Specialities

Full range of surgical treatments for all spinal disorders including degenerative (arthritic) problems, spinal trauma and tumours involving the spine

Current Posts

Consultant Spinal Surgeon: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant Spinal Surgeon: Montefiore Hospital, Brighton & Hove
Consultant Spinal Surgeon: Nuffield Hospital, Haywards Heath

Training and Qualifications

Qualified: 1991 - Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School
Orthopaedic Training: North West Thames orthopaedic training scheme
Specialist Training: Spinal unit of the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore
Fellowship: Spinal Surgery - Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia

Professional Interests

Pioneering: The introduction of revolutionary procedures and techniques to the South Coast, including anterior lumbar surgery, lumbar disc replacement, minimally invasive spinal surgery and vertebroplasty
Teaching: Faculty member on several national and international courses
Maintaining: Close ties with many other leading spinal surgeons around the UK
Memberships: British Orthopaedic Association, British Association of Spinal Surgeons, AO International Spine Group

Personal Interests

Mike and his young family have a wide variety of interests including cycling, sea kayaking, ballroom dancing and music.