Mr Peter Loughenbury

Mr Peter Loughenbury

Consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon

Specialises in

  • Back conditions and surgery
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Spinal tumours/trauma
  • Surgery for degenerative conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Spinal deformity surgery
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Practising at

Spire Elland Hospital
Tel:Tel: 01422 324000
Clinic times:
Monday (alternative): 8am - 12.30pm
Spire Leeds Hospital
Tel:Tel: 0113 2693939
Clinic times:
Thursday: 1.30pm - 5pm

An initial consultation with Mr Peter Loughenbury is from £200.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Peter Loughenbury at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Surgery for degenerative conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Adult spinal deformity surgery
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Interbody fusion surgery - PLIF, TLIF, ALIF, XLIF and OLIF techniques
  • Coccygectomy
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Professional profile

I am a fellowship trained consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon and offer surgical treatment for a full range of spinal conditions. My entire surgical practice is focused on spinal surgery and I perform over 300 spinal operations each year.

I studied medicine at the University of Leeds and completed both basic and higher surgical training in trauma and orthopaedics in the Yorkshire Deanery. I then gained specialist training in complex spinal surgery in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine as the National Spinal Fellow at Leeds General Infirmary - a combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic fellowship.

I built on this experience with fellowship posts with the Scottish National Spinal Deformity Service at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, and as an AO Spine Fellow at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Australia.

General Medical Council Number: C6099120

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Spinal surgery

Special clinical interests: Adult and paediatric spinal deformity; cervical, thoracic and lumbar degenerative spine disease; spinal trauma; minimally invasive spinal surgery; spinal tumours.

Qualification and professional memberships

PGCert Med Ed / Sheffield Hallam University / 2015
Postgraduate Certificate - Healthcare Education

ESCD / Lausanne, Switzerland / 2013
European Spine Course Diploma

FRCS (Tr & Orth) / England / 2013
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

MSc / Leeds / 2013
Master's Degree - Medical Engineering

MRCS / England / 2007
Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

MB ChB / Leeds / 2004
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

BSc (Hons) / Leeds / 2002
Bachelor of Science - Anatomy

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Association
British Association of Spine Surgeons
British Scoliosis Society
Spine Society of Europe
North American Spine Society


List of publications

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Current NHS posts

Consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

Honorary senior lecturer, University of Leeds.

Contact information

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