Consultant Profile

Mr Drahoslav Sokol

Mr Drahoslav Sokol MUDr ("Medicinae Universae Doctor")
Practicing at:
Spire Edinburgh Hospitals and Spire Murrayfield Edinburgh, Spire Shawfair Park Hospital
  • Neurosurgery
    Special clinical interests:

    Adult Spinal Disorders, Back/Neck Pain, Neck/Back/Spine Surgery, Spine Fusion, Neuro-oncology, Brain Injury, Brain Tumor Surgery, Epilepsy, Head Injury, Pain, Seizures, Paediatric Neurosurgery, Vascular Neurosurgery, Endoscopy, Moyamoya, Cerebral bypass surgery

    Research interests:

    Epilepsy surgery

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant Adult and Paediatric Neurosurgeon, 
Department of Clinical Neurosciences
 Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
    Royal Hospital of Sick Children, Edinburgh

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

    Society of British Neurological Surgeons
    British Association of Spinal Surgeons
    British Paediatric Neurosurgical Group

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    0131 316 2530
    Private secretary telephone number:
    Private secretary email address:
    Personal email address:
    Mondays 8.30am-10.30am, ad hoc
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Drahoslav Sokol is a fellowship trained consultant neurosurgeon. He was appointed to his current post of consultant Neurosurgeon in NHS Lothian in 2013.  In private practice he focuses on treating cervical disc herniation, lumbar disc herniation, spinal stenosis and other degenerative spine disorders. His expertise however encompasses much broader field of neurosurgery and he can provide consultations in that regard.

    2010 – 2011 
Functional and Epilepsy Neurosurgery fellowship
 Swedish Medical Centre, Seattle, USA
    2011 – 2012 
Paediatric Neurosurgery fellowship 
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, USA

    Board Certifications 
Board Certified, Neurosurgery, Prague 2009

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    Mr Drahoslav Sokol

    Mr Drahoslav Sokol Neurosurgery Consultant, private hospital specialist.

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