Mr Shafqat Bukhari

Consultant Neurosurgeon
FRCSEd (Neurosurgery); FRCS (Surgical Neurology)

Practising at

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Shafqat Bukhari at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Artificial disc replacement
  • Cervical laminectomy
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Minimal invasive surgery for spine and brain
  • Paediatric neurosurgery

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Neurosurgeon with a particular interest in spinal degenerative disease, epilepsy surgery, brain and spinal tumour surgery.

I completed my higher surgical training in Neurosurgery, including special training in Spinal Neurosurgery, in Manchester. Before going to Canada and the USA to complete a series of sub-specialty fellowships in Functional Neurosurgery at the University of Toronto, Canada and Paediatric and Epilepsy Neurosurgery at the University of British Columbia Vancouver, Canada. I took up the position of Consultant Neurosurgeon at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff in 2008 before moving to Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester in August 2012.

In addition to my clinical commitments, I am actively involved in teaching medical students and fellow healthcare professionals, he has also written publications.

Clinical Interests

Brain tumours
Lumbar spine disorders
Pain management
Spinal surgery

Cervical and lumbar disc problem, Paediatric neurosurgery, Pain management including chronic intractable pain, Spinal and brain tumours

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Society of British Neurological Surgeons
British Association of Spinal Surgeon
International Society of Functional Neurosurgery
International Society of Paediatric Neurosurgery
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Salford Royal Hospital, Manchester

Consultant Neurosurgeon, Royal Manchester Children's Hospital

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Private contact details

Telephone 0161 447 6700