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Mr Tim Buxton

Neurosurgery

 

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Last updated: 30 Jul 2020

Specialises in

  • Spine

About me

Tim Buxton has over 35 years experience in spinal surgery working in the West Midlands, New Zealand and latterly as a Consult Neurosurgeon in Swansea treating patients across West and South Wales.

Tim has had two lumbar surgeries himself and has considerable empathy with sufferers of pain reaching that point where they need specialist treatment, realising from a personal position the worries that patients have and can offer first hand advise and strategies for care that do not always mean surgery is the first option if it can be avoided. By working with a team of professionally accredited physiotherapists audited results of non invasive therapies show that only 1 patient in 20 seen might need surgery.

Areas of interest

Sciatica and Back Pain. Spine and Limb pain; Pediatric neurosurgery; Spinal neurosurgery; Prolapse disc surgery; Spinal stenosis surgery

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Procedures completed

  • V2540

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

    Sancta Maria Hospital (1-5)

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