Mr Nihal T Gurusinghe

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Practising at

Spire Fylde Coast Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Nihal T Gurusinghe at Spire include:


Other treatments

Brain tumours

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Professional profile

Nihal Gurusinghe trained in London at The Atkinson Morley's Hospital, The National Hospital for Nervous Diseases and Great Ormond Street Hospital. He was appointed as a Consultant Neurosurgeon in 1985. Aside from his extensive clinic experience he is also closely involved in the activities of the British Neurological Surgeons and served as Honorary Secretary from 2000 to 2004. Mr Gurusinghe is a member of the Council of the Society and is the NICE co-ordinator for the Society. He is also the joint Royal College Representative on the Specialist Advisory Committee in Neurosurgery for Surgical Training at The Royal College of Surgeons, London.

Clinical Interests

Back pain
Spinal surgery
Vascular and/or skull base disorders

Private contact details

Telephone 01253 308031
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Society of British Neurological Surgeons - Council Member
British Neurovascular Group
British Skull Base Society
British Medical Association

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Current NHS posts

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust linked to the University of Central Lancashire since 1985

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust since 1985 with outreach clinics twice a month at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

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Personal Profile

Nihal Gurusinghe is a keen lover of cricket and plays for the village club in the summer. He is also the President of the Whittingham and Goosnargh Cricket Club.

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