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- Aneurysms/arteriovenous malformations (AVM)
- Brain tumours
- Spinal tumours
Mr John Norris is a consultant neurosurgeon
Mr Norris qualified in Bristol and acquired his post graduate general surgical training in Chester, Cambridge and Liverpool. Specialist neurosurgical training was in Nottingham, London and super specialist cerebrovascular training Toronto (Ontario) for 1 year.
Areas of interest
Cerebrovascular surgery (aneurysms, AVMs, etc); Brain and spinal cord pathologies (tumours, hydrocephalus, shunts, trigeminal neuralgia, etc); Spinal column (cervical thoracic, lumbar) procedures e.g. microdiscectomy, laminectomy, artificial disc replacements, fusion procedures but with emphasis on non operative management where possible; Pituitary and complex anterior skull base tumour surgery; Head injury - both operative management in neurocritical care; Counselling screening for cerebral aneurysms in high risk families
Current NHS consultant posts held
Full time NHS consultant for 16 years in Hurstwood Park Neurosciences Centre - part of Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals (BSUH) NHS Trust.
BSUH Trust Principal Lead Consultant, Neurosciences 2008 - 2012
Intercollegiate Surgical Board examiner (2006 - )
Neurosurgical Specialist Accreditation Committee from 2007-2012.
Elected onto Council of Society of British Neurological Surgeons in 2012
Member Southeast Coast Clinical Reference Group ( for Adult Neurosurgery.
All intracranial haemorrhage and cerebrovascular conditions
Head injury, critical care and intracranial pressure monitoring
Pituitary and skull base surgery
Family (GP wife and 2 daughters)
Lapsed Private Pilot Licence
Clinical papers and book chapters on AVM haemodynamics, diagnosis of subarachnoid haemorrhage, monitoring in acute brain injury, craniopahryngomas and anterior skull base
- MB ChB Bristol University 1986
- FRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh) 1990
- FRCS(Surg Neurol) Intercollegiate Board 1995
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Member - Adult Neurosurgery Southeast Coast Clinical Reference Group 2013
Details of entry to specialist register
- Neurosurgery, 1997
Affiliations / memberships
British Medical Association
Society of British Neurological Surgeons
Royal Society of Medicine
Congress of Neurological Surgeons (USA
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
- Nuffield Health Haywards Heath Hospital, RH16 1UD
- 18:30 - 20:30
- 01444 456878
- Nuffield Hospital, Kingswood RoadTUNBRIDGE...
- 11:00 - 13:00
- Spire Gatwick, Povey Cross Road HORLEYRH6 0BB
- 09:00 - 10:30
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.