Mr Ben Okafor

Mr Ben Okafor

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


"Working at Spire London East private hospital in Redbridge, Essex."

Specialises in

  • Spine surgery
  • Foot surgery
  • Trauma
  • Spine conditions eg disc, disease, tumours, degeneration

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I am a consultant Orthopaedic surgeon offering specialist private spinal surgery, including balloon kyphoplasty and general orthopaedic surgery.

I completed my medical training at St Bartholomew's Medical School, London before undertaking my postgraduate training in orthopaedic surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London and Royal Free Hospital, London.

I run large orthopaedic practices at Whipps Cross Hospital, London and Spire London East Hospital, Essex treating conditions of the spine, foot and other general orthopaedic and trauma problems.

General Medical Council Number: 3251153

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ben Okafor at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Arthroscopy
  • Lumbar spine disorders

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Additional information

Degenerative spine
Lumbar spine disorders
Spinal surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Spine (back) surgery, including balloon kyphoplasty, Adult spine conditions, Disc disease, Stenosis, Instability

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons

British Orthopaedic Spine & Scoliosis Society

British Foot Association

British Orthopaedic Association

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Honorary Lecturer, Whipps Cross Hospital, East London

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.
Telephone 020 8709 7817
Private secretary Rajani Sabbineni
Private secretary telephone 02087097849 / 07834274362
Private secretary email