Mr Simon R Stapleton


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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

Specialises in

  • Brain tumours
  • Paediatric
  • Spine


  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Mr Stapleton qualified at St George's Hospital Medical School in 1985 and completed his training in neurosurgery at Queen Square and Great Ormond Street as well as at the Atkinson Morley Hospital in Wimbledon. He also spent as a postgraduate fellow at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and at the Montreal Neurological Institute before taking up a consultant post at St George's Hospital in 1996.

He is the Lead Clinician for Neurosurgery at St George's and has been an examiner for the Royal Colleges of Surgeons for the last 12 years.

Areas of interest

Spinal surgery including lumbar and cervical spine; Neurological oncology including management of tumours and hydrocephalus;
Paediatric neurosurgery;
Skull base surgery including pituitary tumours; Epilepsy surgery

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Anaesthetists worked with

  • Mr Simon R Stapleton has worked with Dr Romanie Ruggier at the following hospitals:

    • St George's Hospital (5-50)
    • Parkside Hospital (1-5)
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Procedures completed

  • 20365

    Follow-up out-patient consultation - remote - (5-50)

  • A3810

    Excision of lesion of meninges of brain - (5-50)

    St George's Hospital (5-50)

  • V2540

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

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • V2200

    Posterior decompression +/- foraminotomy - cervical region (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • V2560

    Decompression for central spinal stenosis (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • 20355

    Initial out-patient consultation - remote - (1-5)

  • V2660

    Revision of decompression for central spinal stenosis - (1-5)

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • A6810

    Neurolysis and transposition of peripheral nerve (excludes carpal tunnel release) - (1-5)

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • V0110

    Reconstructive cranioplasty - (1-5)

    St George's Hospital (1-5)

  • V2950

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

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

  • V2543

    Revision of posterior excision of disc prolapse with undercutting facetectomy +/- decompression (lumbar region) - (1-5)

    Parkside Hospital (1-5)

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