Mr Michael Mokawem

Consultant Spinal Surgeon
MBChB, FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Practising at

Spire Bushey Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Michael Mokawem at Spire include:


Orthopaedics - spine

Other treatments

  • Back pain
  • Disc prolapse
  • Lumbar stenosis
  • Cervical stenosis
  • Deformity
  • Fracture
  • Tumours

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Professional profile

I specialise exclusively in spinal surgery with a special interest in minimally invasive surgery when appropriate. I treat back pain, sciatica, disc problems, deformity and fractures.

I specialise in all aspects of spinal surgery with a particular interest in complex adult and paediatric spinal surgery. I advise on non operative and operative management, allowing patients to make fully informed decisions. I use minimally invasive techniques, computer navigated surgery and traditional open techniques.

I completed two prestigious spinal surgery fellowships: The National Spine Fellowship at Leeds Teaching Hospitals as well as a Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine Surgery Fellowship at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore. These fellowships covered the whole spectrum of spinal surgery.

I am passionate about teaching and am a faculty member for the Royal College of Surgeons of England Advanced Trauma Life Support courses.

Clinical Interests

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / University of the Free State, South Africa / 1999
Bahelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MBChB - Primary Medical Degree for Doctors

FRCS (Tr&Orth) / Royal College of Surgeons of England / 2016
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
FRCS - Specialist qualification in Surgery

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Current NHS posts

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust

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Private contact details

Private secretary Vibhuti Shah
Private secretary telephone 0203 947 0100