Mr Prabhakar Rao
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBS, MS (Orthopaedics), AFRCS, FRCS (Trauma and Ortho)
I am a Spinal Surgeon in Manchester specialising in spinal surgery, neck and low back pain and sciatica.
I qualified from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1998. I then went on to complete my orthopaedic higher surgical training in Wales, followed by an accredited spinal fellowship at University Hospital Wales.
I have published many research papers and presented my work at numerous national and international conferences. Knowledge has always been my passion and to further my knowledge on spinal conditions, I am currently finishing my European Spine Diploma course.
I am responsible for teaching higher surgical trainees for trauma and spinal disorders. I am a faculty member and a lecturer on courses held to teach advanced spinal surgical techniques.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Prabhakar Rao at Spire include:
Orthopaedics - spine
Specialist in spinal surgery, including the whole range of modern minimally invasive techniques for neck and low back pain and sciatica.
MBBS / University of Health Sciences, Kurnool, India / 1995
Undergraduate medical degree
MS Ortho / All India institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India / 1998
Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics
AFRCS / Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland / 2003
Associate Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
FEBOT / The European Board of Orthopaedics and Trauma / 2009
Fellow of European Board of Orthopaedics and Trauma
FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) / Royal College of Surgeons, London / 2009
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
Trauma Lead in Luton and Dunstable University Hospital
Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer