Mr Prabhakar Rao
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBS, MS (Orthopaedics), AFRCS, FRCS (Trauma and Ortho)
I am a Spinal Surgeon in Manchester specialising in spinal surgery, neck and low back pain and sciatica.
I qualified from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 1998. I then went on to complete my orthopaedic higher surgical training in Wales, followed by an accredited spinal fellowship at University Hospital Wales.
I have published many research papers and presented my work at numerous national and international conferences. Knowledge has always been my passion and to further my knowledge on spinal conditions, I am currently finishing my European Spine Diploma course.
I am responsible for teaching higher surgical trainees for trauma and spinal disorders. I am a faculty member and a lecturer on courses held to teach advanced spinal surgical techniques.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Prabhakar Rao at Spire include:
Orthopaedics - spine
Specialist in spinal surgery, including the whole range of modern minimally invasive techniques for neck and low back pain and sciatica.
Spire Regency Hospital Macclesfield is only able to provide Covid-19 tests to patients undergoing surgery at our hospital. Covid-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service.
MBBS / University of Health Sciences, Kurnool, India / 1995
Undergraduate medical degree
MS Ortho / All India institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India / 1998
Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics
AFRCS / Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland / 2003
Associate Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
FEBOT / The European Board of Orthopaedics and Trauma / 2009
Fellow of European Board of Orthopaedics and Trauma
FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) / Royal College of Surgeons, London / 2009
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons
Trauma Lead in Luton and Dunstable University Hospital
Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer