Consultant Profile

Professor Steven Gill

Name:
Professor Steven Gill MB, FRCS, MS
Practicing at:
Spire Bristol Hospital
Specialties:
  • Neurosurgery
    • Spinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

Surgery for Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders
Minimally invasive microsurgical techniques in cervical and lumbar spine
Cervical disc replacement
Deep brain stimulation and growth factor treatment for Parkinson's disease
Intracranial tumours

Research interests:

New microsurgical techniques to relieve cervical and lumbar nerve root entrapment
Corrective cervical osteotomies
Invention of cervical disc prosthesis
New techniques for treating Parkinson's disease

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Southmead Hospital, Bristol

Year of first medical qualification:
1982
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Royal College of Surgeons
Society of British Neurosurgeons

 
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0117 414 7491
Private secretary:
Abigail Harvey
Private secretary telephone number:
0117 414 7491
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
 
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I had a broad based training in neurosurgery at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London and have continued to provide a comprehensive service since being appointed as a a consultant at Frenchay Hospital in 1993.

I have pioneered the use of cervical disc replacements, which, by maintaining neck mobility should prevent accelerated degeneration of adjacent discs that may otherwise occur following a fusion.

I have developed new techniques in minimally invasive surgery of the lumbar and cervical spines that have been presented in peer review journals, in the internal press and on television.

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Professor Steven Gill

Professor Steven Gill Neurosurgery Consultant, Bristol, private hospital specialist.

Referrals to:

Professor Steven Gill (Private patients)

Department of Neurosurgery

Southmead Hospital, Bristol, BS10 5NB

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