Mr Drahoslav Sokol

Mr Drahoslav Sokol

Consultant Neurosurgeon

MUDr (Medicinae Universae Doctor)

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I am a 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

Treatment information

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Additional information

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.

Professional memberships

Society of British Neurological Surgeons

British Association of Spinal Surgeons

British Paediatric Neurosurgical Group

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