Consultant Profile

Mr Habib Ellamushi

Mr Habib Ellamushi MBBS, FRCS, FRCS(SN), CCST
Practicing at:
Spire Dunedin Hospital, Reading, Spire Roding Hospital
  • Neurosurgery
    • Back pain
    • Brain tumours
    • Degenerative spine
    • Neck pain
    • Spinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

The diagnosis and treatment of:

  • Headache
  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Slipped disc
  • Disc degeneration
  • Spinal osteoporosis
  • Spinal trauma
  • Spinal infection
  • Spinal tumours
  • Brain tumours

The procedures that Mr Ellamushi performs include:

  • Spinal injections
  • Cervical and lumbar disc surgery
  • Artificial disc replacement
  • Kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty
  • Key hole and minimal access spinal surgery and cranial neurosurgery
Research interests:

Mr Ellamushi is involved in active research of the spine and brain, and has conducted research in neurosurgery at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and St Bartholomew's Hospital.

Current NHS and /or university posts:
  • Consultant Neurosurgeon, St Bartholomew's and the Royal London Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary's Medical School, University of London
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
  • Society of British Neurological Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • The British Medical Association (BMA)
  • The International Neuromodulation Society
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0118 955 3491
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Habib Ellamushi is a Consultant Neurosurgeon at Royal London and St Bartholomew's hospitals and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary's Medical School, University of London. He is the lead for minimal access spinal surgery.

Mr Ellamushi teaches and lectures both nationally and internationally and has over 40 key publications and book chapters in the field of neurosurgery.

Mr Ellamushi trained in general surgery in Glasgow and in neurosurgery in London (at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, St Bartholomew's and The Royal London Hospitals, and also Charing Cross Hospital).

He has been awarded several fellowships in neurosurgery, including international ones in spinal and cranial neurosurgery from Philadelphia, Toronto and France. He is also a previous winner of the prestigious Cutler surgery prize.

Personal profile:

At the Spire Roding Hospital, near Ilford, and the Spire Dunedin Hospital, Reading, Mr Ellamushi offers the very best treatment and care for private patients from Essex, east London and the surrounding area, and Berkshire.

He can speak three languages fluently, including English, Arabic and Italian.

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Mr Habib Ellamushi

Mr Habib Ellamushi Neurosurgery Consultant, Reading, Berkshire, private hospital specialist.

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