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Mr Braithwaite does not carry out open spinal surgery privately. He is able to refer on any patients requiring surgical intervention to the most appropriate local specialist. Mr Braithwaite has no vested interest in recommending surgery. He works very closely with a team of pain specialists and other physical therapists.
Mr Braithwaite is an examiner for the UK Consultant exit exam (FRCSOrth). National Trainer of the Year 2011. Mr Braithwaite ran the Spinal Service in Chester for 15 years before leaving the NHS in 2013.
Areas of interest
All Spinal conditions
Low back pain - widely published.
National Trauma and Orthopaedics Trainer of the Year Award 2011
Low back pain, trauma outcomes.
- MA (Cantab and Oxon) Oxford and Cambridge 1985
- FRCSOrth Intercollegiate 1994
- MD Liverpool University 1994
- MChOrth with Clinical Medal Liverpool University 1994
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics, 1996
Affiliations / memberships
British Association of Spinal Surgeons (BASS)
British orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (BOFAS)
British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
- Nuffield Health The Grosvenor Hospital, CH4 7QP
- 08:00 - 12:00
- 01244 458327
- Spire Yale Hospital, LL13 7YP
- 15:00 - 18:00
- 01978 291306
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details