Mr Jwalant Mehta

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, D (Orth), MS (Orth), MCh (Orth), FRCS (Orth)

Specialises in

  • Back surgery (spinal surgery)
  • Pain management injections for back and facet joints

I am a Consultant Spinal Deformity Surgeon at the Birmingham Spinal Unit at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital. Prior to this, I have worked as a consultant at the ABMU Health Board, Swansea and the Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Nottingham.

After completing my CCT in Trauma & Orthopaedics, I undertook fellowships in spinal surgery at the Bristol Orthopaedic Spinal Service for a year and spent a year as a Spinal Reconstruction Fellow in Columbia, Missouri, USA. I have extensive experience in the surgical treatment of spinal deformity in children, teenagers, adults and the elderly populations.

I also treat degenerative conditions of the cervical and the lumbar spine, and spinal trauma and spinal tumours. I have treated professional and semi-professional football, cricket and rugby players, and I was a Spine Consultant with the Swans City FC.

I have published papers, co-authored chapters, presented papers to learned societies and lectured at national and international meetings. I am a member of the SRS, BSS, BASS, BOA and ASSI. I am on the Assistant Editorial Board of European Spine Journal, Reviewer for Spine and on the SRS Grant Review Committee.

I am on the editorial board and reviewer for Spine, European Spine Journal, Spinal Deformity Journal, Global Spine Journal, Bone Joint Journal and Programme reviewer and Research grant reviewer for the Scoliosis Research Society.


General Medical Council Number: C4479169

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Jwalant Mehta at Spire include:


Other treatments

My principle treatment include: Spinal decompressions for disc prolapse and stenosis, spinal fusions (cervical, thoracic and lumbar), spinal deformity corrections, anterior spinal surgery and sports injuries to the back.

I also carry out treatments for: Spinal injections, surgery for Scheueremanns disease, surgery for spondylolisthesis, treatment of sports related spinal problems, as well as back problems in children.


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Additional information

Clinical interests

Spinal surgery
Lumbar spine disorders

Special Clinical Interests: Spinal deformity corrections (children and adults), Sports injuries of the spine, Anterior spinal surgery, Back pain and Sciatica, Disc prolapse (lumbar and cervical), Spinal stenosis, Neck pain and brachialgia, Vertebral cement augmentation, Spinal fractures and tumours, Minimally invasive surgery.

Current NHS posts

Consultant Spine Deformity Surgeon, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital and Birmingham Children's Hospital

Personal profile

I enjoy playing squash, swimming, and working on my photography skills. I try to keep up with all forms of cricket and football when possible.

Contact information

Telephone 0121 704 5530