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The London Spine Unit Multidisciplinary Team

We are proud of our unique and Proven working multidisciplinary working model.

The General Medical Coucil encourages a teamworking approach centered around patient care and stipulates this in its Guidance document “Good Medical Practice 2013“.

Our Team covers all aspects of spinal care and are based on site at the London spine unit.

1. Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon and Clinical Director of The London Spine Unit

– Mr Mo Akmal MBBS BSc(Hons) MD FRCS(Orth)

2. Consultant in Anaethesia and Pain Management


3. Specialist in Neurosurgery

– Mr Ahmed Hussein MBBS FRCS

4. Spinal Fellow

– Mr Yuin Lok MBBS MRCS

5. Spinal Research Fellow

– Dr Adam Altaie

6. Consultant Spinal Physiotherapy Practitioner

– Dr Chris McCarthy

7. Extended Scope Spine Physiotherapists

– Rishi Navsaria and Valentina Roffi

8. Osteopath specialising in Holistic Spinal Care

– Carla Pozner

9. Specialist Registered Spinal Nurse

– Beverley Williams

9. Spinal Coordinator

– Angela Tse BSc

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This surgical technique consists of a percutaneous approach for the treatment of small to medium size hernias of the intervertebral disc by laser energy. The main objective is to reduce the intradiscal pressure in the nucleus pulposus

Laser Disc Surgery can be performed under local anaesthetic as a day case at our centre on the prestigious Harley Street.
What is London spine unit and How it Works

The London Spine Unit was established in 2005 and has successfully treated over 5000 patients. All conditions are treated.

treatment of all spinal disorders

The London Spine Unit specialises in Minimally Invasive Treatments allowing rapid recovery and return to normal function

Trusted by patients worldwide

The London Spine Unit provides the highest quality care to all patients and has VIP services for those seeking exceptional services

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At the London Spine Unit we have a patient selection process before surgery to ensure the safety of patients and
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Patient Selection for Surgery Recommendations for patients having AGPs and/or co-morbidities: Patients with negative history AND negative for COVID-19 antigen
Screening All patients will be screened for symptoms prior to presenting to the hospital. Surgery will be deferred if the
Long-Term Comparison of Health Care Utilization and Reoperation Rates in Patients Undergoing Cervical Disc Arthroplasty and Anterior Cervical Discectomy and
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