Mr Ankur Saxena

Mr Ankur Saxena

Consultant Neurosurgeon
MBBS, MRCSEd, FRCS (Neuro.Surg)

Practising at

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Ankur Saxena at Spire include:


Orthopaedics - spine

Other treatments

  • Cervical disc replacement
  • Decompression
  • Fusion
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Navigated spine surgery

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Neurosurgeon with a sub-specialty interest in complex spine disorders. My neurosurgical training was based in Glasgow and Sheffield. I completed the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England’s spinal fellowship based at Salford Royal Hospital after finishing my neurosurgical training. I work at the Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences at Salford Royal Hospital. I am available for private consultations at the Spire Manchester Hospital.

I offer the latest surgical and non-surgical treatments relating to all spinal conditions, neurotrauma and peripheral nerve disorders

I am actively involved in teaching medical students and neurosurgical trainees at national and regional level. I have published several peer-reviewed articles in medical journals and have also presented my experience at international and national meetings on multiple occasions.

Clinical Interests

Special Clinical Interests; Congenital Spinal Abnormalities, Cranio-cervical Junction Abnormalities, Degenerative Spinal Conditions, Neurotrauma (Head and Spinal Injury), Peripheral Nerve Disorders, Spinal Tumours, Surgical Treatments, Cervical Disc Replacement, Decompression, Fusion, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Navigated Spine Surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Mumbai, India / 2002
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS / UK / 2006
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons

FRCS(Neuro.surg) / UK / 2014
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

Professional memberships

General Medical Council
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Society of British Neurological Surgeons
British Association of Spine Surgeons

Professional leadership

Training Programme Director – Neurosurgery
Health Education – North West

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Salford Royal Hospital

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Private contact details

Private secretary Ann Owen
Private secretary telephone 0161 495 7011
Private secretary fax 0161 495 7743
Private secretary email