Mr Simon R Stapleton


  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Brain tumours
  • Paediatric
  • Spine

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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Procedures completed

  • V2200

    Posterior decompression +/- foraminotomy - cervical region (1 or 2 levels) - (5-50)

    Parkside Hospital (5-50)

  • V2560

    Decompression for central spinal stenosis (1 or 2 levels) - (5-50)

    Parkside Hospital (5-50)

  • V2540

    Posterior excision of disc prolapse (including microdiscectomy +/- decompression) - lumbar 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)

  • A1700

    Therapeutic endoscopic operations on ventricle of brain (including examination and biopsy of lesion) - (1-5)

    St George's Hospital (1-5)

  • B0410

    Transsphenoidal hypophysectomy (including total) - (1-5)

    St George's Hospital (1-5)

  • A3810

    Excision of lesion of meninges of brain - (1-5)

    St George's Hospital (1-5)

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