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Laminectomy surgery

Laminectomy surgery helps ease pressure on your spinal cord or the nerve roots that may have been caused by injury, a herniated disk or other factors

What’s involved in a laminectomy?

A laminectomy removes a small portion of the bone over the nerve root and/or disc material from under the nerve root to relieve neural impingement and give it more space. This procedure treats spinal stenosis (cervical, lumbar and rarely thoracic), relieving the pressure on the nerves.

Specialists offering Laminectomy surgery

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Mr Likhith Alakandy

Consultant Spinal Neurosurgeon

MBBS, MPhil, FRCS, FRCSEd, FRCS(Neurosurgery)

Ross Hall Hospital

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Mr Alexander Baker

Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon

Mb ChB BSc MSC MRCS FRCS (Tr &Orth) DipTH, BSL Level II

The Beardwood Hospital 1 more The Lancaster Hospital

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Mr Anastasios Giamouriadis

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Brain and Spine Surgeon & Senior Clinical Lecturer

FRCS

Albyn Hospital

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Mr John Yeh

Consultant Neurosurgeon

BA (Cantab), MB BChir, MA, MD, FRCSEd, FRCSEd (Neuro.Surg)

The London Independent Hospital

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Mr John Leach

Consultant Neurosurgeon

MA BM BCh FRCS (Neuro Surg)

The Alexandra Hospital

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Mr Jaykar Panchmatia

Consultant Spine Surgeon

MA (Cambridge), MPH (Harvard), MB BChir (Cambridge), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Hendon Hospital

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