Dr Bahram Fakouri: Neurosurgery

Dr Bahram Fakouri



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Specialises in

  • Spinal tumours
  • Spine

About me

Mr Fakouri graduated from the medical school of the University of Düsseldorf/Germany in 1996 and qualified as a Neurosurgeon from the Jung-Stilling-Krankenhaus, a teaching hospital of the University of Bonn/Germany, in 2003.

From 2003 to his appointment as a Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital in 2009, he worked as a Consultant Spinal Surgeon in Cologne Germany, attended a few major spinal fellowships, e.g. spinal fellowship at the Centre for Spinal Surgery and Study in Nottingham in 2008 and a spinal fellowship at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in 2009.

Mr Fakouri performs all kinds of spinal injections, minimally invasive discectomy in lumbar and cervical spine, cervical disc replacement, vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty, XLIF, PLIF, TLIF and ALIF procedures in the lumbar spine.

Mr Fakouri has also been interested in research and has published in peer-reviewed neurosurgical and spinal journals.
Mr Fakouri has also been interested in research and has published in peer-reviewed neurosurgical and spinal journals.
Mr Fakouri discusses almost all his surgical and challenging cases in a multidisciplinary team (MDT) consisting of three other Consultant Spine Surgeons, Consultant Radiologist, Consultant Rheumatologist, Consultant Neurologist and Consultant Sport Physician and modifies his treatment plan accordingly.

Areas of interest

Neck Pain
Neck and arm pain
Cervical Disc Herniation (Slipped Disc in the Neck)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Herniation (Slipped Disc)
Spinal Stenosis (Narrowing of the Spinal Canal)
Minimal invasive and microsurgical operations in the lower back and Neck
Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy
Spinal deformity such as Scoliosis & Kyphosis Spondylolisthesis or Slippage of vertebra
Various spinal injections
Fractures to Spine
Tumours & Infection of the spine
Spinal fusion operations including ACDF, ALIF, PLIF, TLIF, XLIF

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Procedures completed

  • A5210

    Epidural injection (lumbar) - (5-50)

    London Bridge Hospital (5-50)

  • A5290

    Transforaminal epidural - (5-50)

    London Bridge Hospital (5-50)

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    London Bridge Hospital (5-50)

  • V2540

    Posterior excision of disc prolapse (including microdiscectomy +/- decompression) - lumbar region (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

  • V2950

    Anterior discectomy, decompression and fusion (including bone grafting) - cervical region (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

  • A5751

    Facet joint injection (under x-ray control) - 1 to 2 joints - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

  • V4300

    Anterior vertebrectomy with decompression and implant - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

  • A5750

    Medial Branch Block (under x-ray control) 1 to 2 levels - (1-5)

    London Bridge Hospital (1-5)

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