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Mr Drahoslav Sokol

Mr Drahoslav Sokol

Consultant Neurosurgeon
MUDr ("Medicinae Universae Doctor")

Practising at

Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Drahoslav Sokol at Spire include:

Neurosurgery at Spire Edinburgh Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park

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Professional profile

Availability - Murrayfield: Monday 10.45am-12.30pm and Tuesday am. Shawfair: Tuesday am and Saturday 9am-10.30pm.

I am fellowship trained consultant neurosurgeon. I was appointed to my current post of consultant neurosurgeon in NHS Lothian in 2013. In private practice I focus on treating cervical disc herniation, lumbar disc herniation, spinal stenosis and other degenerative spine disorders. My expertise however encompasses much broader field of neurosurgery and I can provide consultations in that regard.

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

Board Certifications 
Board Certified, Neurosurgery, Prague 2009

Clinical Interests

Neurosurgery
Back pain
Degenerative spine
Lumbar spine disorders
Neck pain
Spinal surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Adult spinal disorders; Back/neck pain; Neck/back/spine surgery; Spine fusion; Neuro-oncology; Brain injury; Brain tumour surgery; Epilepsy; head injury; Pain; Seizures; Paediatric neurosurgery; Vascular neurosurgery; Endoscopy; Moyamoya; Cerebral bypass surgery.

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

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

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Current NHS posts

Consultant adult and paediatric neurosurgeon, Department of Clinical Neurosciences Western General Hospital, Edinburgh and Royal Hospital of Sick Children, Edinburgh

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Private contact details

Telephone 0131 334 0363
Email info@spinebrain.co.uk
Website http://www.spinebrain.co.uk
Private secretary Denise Bond/Julie Brownridge 0131 316 2567
Private secretary email hospedinburghneuro@spirehealthcare.com

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