Consultant Profile

Dr David G Hughes

Dr David G Hughes MB BS, MRCP, FRCR
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Hospital
  • Radiology
    • Magnetic resonance imaging
    • Neuroradiology
Special clinical interests:

Imaging and interventional radiological procedures of the spine
Imaging and interventional radiology of the brain, head and neck

Research interests:

Magnetic resonance imaging in head injury
Rotational measurement in scoliosis using magnetic resonance imaging
Pituitary imaging

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Neuro-radiologist, Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Trust
Part-time Lecturer, University of Manchester

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

British Society of Neuro-radiology
United Kingdom Neuro-interventional Group
British Institute of Neuroradiology
Senior Member, World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology

Financial interests/shares:

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc. 

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 226 0112
Private secretary telephone number:
0161 206 2581
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Hughes has been a consultant neuro-radiologist since 1991, with experience in all aspects of the speciality, particularly in magnetic resonance imaging and computed tomography scanning of the brain, head, neck and spine. He also carries out interventional techniques, which include percutaneous spinal biopsy.

He began his medical education at St Mary’s Medical School, University of London and radiology training at both Oxford and Manchester. Further training undertaken overseas with  attachments  to Brisbane, Australia and Gothenburg, Sweden.

Personal profile:

Outside of professional and family commitments his main interests are  skiing, golf and tennis .

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