Consultant Profile

Mr John Crawford

Mr John Crawford BSc, MB BS, FRCS, FRCS (Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Spinal surgery
Special clinical interests:
Back and neck pain, degenerative disease of lumbar spine and cervical spine, scoliosis and spinal deformity, trauma, spinal tumours, spinal infection and spinal fusion
Research interests:
Spinal deformity including minimally invasive surgery and spinal trauma
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Bristish Association of Spinal Surgeons
British Cervical Spine Society
East Anglian Spinal Group Member
AO Spine International Member
British Scoliosis Society
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01223 266990
Friday Mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:
John Crawford's current elective practice is wholly that of spinal surgery and also managing general orthopaedic trauma. His undergraduate training was at the Royal London Hospital and his general orthopaedic training was in London and Cambridge. Prior to taking up his appointment as a consultant, he spent his Spinal fellowship year at the Spinal unit in Brisbane, Australia doing both paediatric spinal surgery (Scolosis) and adult spinal surgery. He is interested in all aspects of spinal surgery including scolosis and spinal deformity in children and adults, degenerative disease of the lumbar spine and cervical spine, back pain and spinal trauma.
Personal profile:
He is married with three children (all boys) and lives in Cambridge. He enjoys many sports and in particular rugby and skiing. He also enjoys spending time with his family and enjoys going on holiday in Cornwall.

Find a treatment, test or scan available at:


Find a consultant

Use one or more of the options below to search for a consultant and link through to view their Spire profile.


Let us help you

fill out this form and we will get back to you:

Please select a hospital

We can call you

Please enter your details below and we will call you back.

What is the aim of your enquiry?

Please select a hospital

If we are unable to reach you by phone, please include your email address so that we can get in touch...

Mr John Crawford

Mr John Crawford

Scoliosis treatment at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital

  Pre op x-ray            Post op x-ray

Scoliosis treatment at Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital for curviture of the Spine.
Click here to read more

Mr Crawford in the Media

Mr Crawford featured recently in the BBC1 documentary Life Savers click here to read more

© Spire Healthcare Group plc (2016)