Spire Manchester Hospital has moved!

We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

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We have now opened our brand new hospital in Didsbury.

Please note your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital will take place at:

Spire Manchester Hospital
170 Barlow Moor Road
M20 2AF
(For sat nav please use M20 2YA)

If you have any questions or queries about your visit to Spire Manchester Hospital call us on 0161 447 6677.

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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 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-speciality 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.

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

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

Clinical Interests

Brain tumors
Lumbar spine disorders
Pain management
Spinal surgery

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

Private contact details

Private secretary Evelyn
Private secretary telephone 0161 491 1606
Private secretary fax 0161 491 1645
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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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