- Not Fee assured
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Mr Jake Timothy is a full time Consultant Neurosurgeon at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust since 2003. Having trained at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, London and worked in Neurosurgery at King’s Hospital, London, he completed his neurosurgical training and went onto obtain his MD thesis and was the first neurosurgeon to become the National Spinal Fellow in Leeds in 2002.
He pioneered and introduced many new techniques to the Yorkshire region including interspinous distractors, artificial disc replacements, minimally invasive surgery, extreme lateral approaches and was awarded a clinical excellence in service delivery for the vertebroplasty service set up. Mr Timothy also runs a multidisciplinary clinic with a pain specialist and spinal physiotherapists.
Areas of interest
Minimally invasive surgery
Neck and Back surgery
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr James Sira Fee Assured
- Dr Andrew Lindley Not Fee Assured
He is an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor in the University of Leeds and has had many research grants awarded and over 50 scientific publications. He spends a lot of his time training junior doctors (recently Foundation Program Training Director) and spinal surgeons who have gone on to be consultant spinal surgeons around the UK. He also teaches on a Diploma in Clinical Education course.
Young Inventors Award Medtronic 2000
American Association of Neurosurgeons Hydrocephalus Award New York 2001
Over 50 peer reviewed publications including the Lancet
Reference number 3613386
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Post treatment communication
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
0113 388 2000 Nuffield Leeds Switchboard.