Consultant Profile

Mr Robert Dunsmuir

Mr Robert Dunsmuir BSc Hons MB ChB FRCS Ed FRCS Orth
Practicing at:
Spire Leeds Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Spinal surgery
  • Soft-tissue injuries
    Special clinical interests:

    Spinal surgery
    Back pain

    Research interests:
    Scoliosis, spinal tumours and infection and applied anatomy biomechanics.
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, St James's University Hospital, Leeds
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
    British Orthopaedic Association
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0113 2185908/9
    Private secretary telephone number:
    0113 265 3120
    Personal email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:
    At Spire Leeds Hospital, Mr Robert Dunsmuir treats patients requiring spinal surgery of the lumbar spine. This may be necessitated through conditions such as lumbar backpain, disc prolapse, stenosis and spondylolithesis.

    Mr Robert Dunsmuir also has an interest in non-operative treatment of spinal conditions.

    Mr Dunsmuir trained on the West of Scotland HST programme in orthopaedics and developed an early interest in spinal surgery following a training period with Professor Gordon Waddell.

    Further training in spinal surgery in Glasgow was followed by a period as National Spine Fellow in St James's Hospital Leeds and Leeds General Infirmary.

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    Mr Robert Dunsmuir

    Mr Robert Dunsmuir Orthopaedic surgery & Soft-tissue injuries Consultant, Leeds, West Yorkshire, private hospital specialist.

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