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Mr Stuart Smith

Neurosurgeon Consultant
BM BCh, PhD, FRCS

Practising at

Spire Nottingham Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Stuart Smith at Spire include:

Neurosurgery

Other treatments

  • Tumours of the brain and spinal cord

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Professional profile

Having trained in Nottingham, Bristol and Oxford in Neurosurgery, I treat a wide range of conditions of the brain and spine.

My practice is general and includes degenerative lumbar and cervical spinal disease (including cervical arthroplasty), and tumours of the brain / spinal cord, for which I run a research group at the University of Nottingham.

My work in this area lead to the award of a Hunterian professorship from the Royal College of Surgeons.

I have published and lectured widely on Neurosurgical topics and have introduced novel operative techniques such as fluorescence guided surgery to the East Midlands.

Research interests: I run a translational research group at the University of Nottingham, investigating malignant brain tumours including control of blood vessel development and drug delivery into the brain.


Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Nottingham Hospital 0115 937 7801
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Qualification and professional memberships

BM BCh / UK / 2000
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS / UK / 2003
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons

FRCS (Neurosurgery) / UK / 2009
Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons

PhD / University of Nottingham / 2013
Doctor of Philosophy


Professional memberships

Society of British Neurological Surgeons
British Neuro-Oncology Society

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Current NHS posts

Nottingham University Hospitals

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Personal Profile

I live locally and enjoy playing and watching sport, including football and cricket.

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