Consultant Profile

Professor Stefan C Zygmunt

Professor Stefan C Zygmunt MD, PhD
Practicing at:
Spire Little Aston Hospital
  • Neurosurgery
    • Back pain
    • Brain tumours
    • Degenerative spine
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Lumbar spine disorders
    • Neck pain
    • Spinal surgery
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Lumbar spine disorders
    • Spinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

Microsurgery, neck pain, radicular arm pain, mechanical back pain, low back pain, leg pain (sciatica), degenerative spinal conditions with and without deformity, disc herniations or slipped discs.

Research interests:

Spinal fusion, Stabilisation, Minimally invasive procedures

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Honorary Clinical Lecturer, University of Birmingham

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

Society of British Neurological Surgeons
British Association of Spine Surgeons
North America Spine Society
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0121 580 7151
Private secretary telephone number:
0121 697 8243 / 07890 683 478
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Saturday Morning
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Professor Stefan C. Zygmunt, is a nationally and internationally well recognised Senior Consultant Neurosurgeon with a broad clinical experience. He has been a Consultant Neurosurgeon since 1990. In 1995 he was appointed Consultant Neurosurgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham and Honorary Lecturer to the University of Birmingham.

He has a unique background in both orthopaedics and neurosurgery holding specialist qualifications in both specialities. He underwent specialist training in Sweden and the U.K. In Sweden he trained at the University Hospital in Lund and in the U.K. at WESSEX Neurological Centre in Southampton. His specialist training was completed in 1986. He completed his higher postgraduate medical degree at the University of Lund in where granted by HRH King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden he was appointedd Doctor of Philosophy (PH.D) 1992.

His research is frequently referred to in text books and scientific articles. In recognition of his research he was appointed associate Professor or Neurosurgery 1995.

His expertise in dealing with patients suffering with neck pain, arm pain, mechanical back pain, low back pain, leg pain (sciatica), degenerative spinal conditions such as slipped discs is well known. He also holds a broad expertise in cerebrovascular conditions, cerebral aneurysm surgery and treatment of AVM's.

Personal profile:

Professor Zygmunt has interests in travel, art and music.

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Professor Stefan C Zygmunt

Professor Stefan C Zygmunt Orthopaedic surgery & Neurosurgery Consultant, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, private hospital specialist.

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