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Mr Khan is a Consultant Neurosurgeon with additional fellowship training in his areas of interest, Spinal Surgery and Functional Neurosurgery.
He graduated from Sheffield Medical School and completed basic surgical training in Edinburgh. He then worked as a clinical research fellow in Bristol and was awarded an MD for his thesis on Deep Brain Stimulation in patients with Parkinson’s disease. He undertook his Neurosurgical Training in Bristol, Plymouth and Sheffield. He then completed a Complex Spinal Fellowship in Leeds, training with both Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spinal Surgeons.
Mr Khan was awarded the Norman Dott Medal in 2014 for the highest mark achieved in the FRCS Neurosurgery exam. As part of this award he visited the Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona on a travelling fellowship. He currently teaches surgical approaches to the spine on courses in England and Scotland. He has multiple publications in the field of spinal surgery and functional neurosurgery, including papers in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters and online learning modules. He has presented at international conferences in Europe and North America as well as invited lectures in Australia.
Mr Khan works as a Consultant Neurosurgeon in Edinburgh and has a subspecialty interest in spinal surgery. He has expertise in the management of spinal degenerative disease, disc prolapse, and tumours, as well as more complex conditions such as spinal trauma and instability. His private practice mirrors his NHS practice.
Areas of interest
Minimal Access Neurosurgery for the spine;
Degenerative Spine/ Spondylosis/ Stenosis;
Lumbar spine disorders;
Spinal Tumors and Infection;
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- Spire Murrayfield Hospital 122 Corstorphine Road Edinburgh EH12 6UD
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