Mr Satish Ganesan
Consultant in Orthopaedics and Spinal Surgery
MBBS., D.Orth., DNB.Orth., MCh.Orth., FRCS (Tr&Orth).,
Mr Ganesan is a Consultant Spinal Surgeon, specialising in the diagnosis and management of most aspects of lower spinal pathology including low back pain, sciatica, spondylosis, spinal injuries, disc prolapse, stenosis, sacroiliac joint and coccygeal pain. The various spinal procedures he offers include spinal injections (ie facet blocks, lumbar nerve blocks, caudal epidural injections, coccyx injection etc), micro discectomy, spinal decompressions, spinal stabilisation and fusion procedures.
He qualified in 1999 and commenced his orthopaedic training in the year 2000, accumulating over 18 years of experience in orthopaedic surgery and spinal surgery. Having received training both in India and the United Kingdom, he has been awarded two best outgoing student awards through his career and has completed Masters degrees in Orthopaedic Surgery with distinctions. He completed his fellowship in spinal surgery at Southampton and joined the orthopaedic department as a consultant in orthopaedic surgery with a special interest in spinal surgery at East Sussex Healthcare Trust in 2015.
His commitments include providing care to injured patients in the emergency setting, and he offers when indicated surgical fixation of fractures including hip replacements. He is involved in the training of trainee surgeons and is an instructor on the advanced trauma and life support programme.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Satish Ganesan at Spire include:
Spire Sussex Hospital 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.
British Orthopaedic Association
British Association of Spinal Surgeons
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
He likes spending time with his children and his family and when time allows Mr Ganesan enjoys a good game of chess or badminton.