Consultant Profile

Mr Rajat Verma

Mr Rajat Verma MSc. FRCS, FRCS (Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Cheshire Hospital, Spire Manchester Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Spinal surgery
Special clinical interests:

Adult and paediatric spine deformity surgery, back pain, sciatica, degenerative lumbar spine disorders, spinal injuries, infection and tumours

Research interests:

Neuromuscular scoliosis, degenerative disc disease

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Spinal Surgeon Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Consultant Spinal Surgeon The Royal Manchester Children

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

British Association of Spinal Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Association
British Scoliosis Society

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 232 2261
Private secretary telephone number:
01925 483 528
Private secretary fax:
01925 483 528
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Verma is a Consultant Spinal Surgeon based at Salford Royal Hospital and Royal Manchester Children's Hospital where he sees referrals from General Practitioners and Complex Spinal referrals from other surgeons.

He completed his higher surgical training in the Northwest and did a fellowship in complex spinal surgery under the supervision of Dr R W Gaines Jr. MD at the prestigious Columbia Regional Hospital, University of Missouri USA. During his time there he learned techniques of dealing with complex spinal problems.

Mr Verma's expertise includes dealing with back pain and the various problems associated with the degenerative spine. He is trained to perform microdiscectomy, microdecompression, various fusion techniques and instrumentation of the spine.

He has had papers published in peer reviewed journals and has research interests in spinal deformity and degenerative back conditions.

Personal profile:

Mr Verma likes spending time with his family and is a keen badminton player and golfer.

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Mr Rajat Verma

Mr Rajat Verma Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Manchester, private hospital specialist.

Treatment information
Back pain investigations
Back surgery
Facet joint injections

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