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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Mr Richard Selway

Mr Richard Selway

Consultant Neurosurgeon

Neurosurgery

Richard Selway has been a Consultant Neurosurgeon since 2001.  He studied medicine and Neuroanatomy in Cambridge before qualifying in 1989.  Specialist training was in Cambridge, Oxford, Birmingham and finally in London where he completed a Fellowship in functional neurosurgery.  He was awarded the Norman Dott Gold Medal by the Royal College of Surgeons in 1999.  In addition to his expertise in degenerative spine disease including the management of back and neck pain, arm pain and sciatica together with  peripheral nerve disorders such as carpal tunnel syndrome; he specializes in the neurosurgery of epilepsy and movement disorders in both adults and children, with a nationwide, as well as international, referral base for both disorders. 

As lead clinician for the Department of Neurosurgery at King’s College Hospital, he is responsible for one of the largest departments in Great Britain.  Much of his work centres around the use of multidisciplinary teams to ensure the right patient reaches the right clinician.  This is particularly important for spinal disorders, when both surgical and non-surgical techniques must be combined to obtain the optimum outcome for the individual.

Special interests

General neurosurgery, back pain, sciatica, arm and neck pain, spinal surgery, lumbar and cervical disc degeneration, brain and spine tumours, image guided brain surgery, hydrocephalus, endoscopy, epilepsy surgery, functional neurosurgery, movement disorders, headaches, facial pain.

Consulting Address

1st Floor, St Olaf House

London Bridge Hospital

London SE1 2PR

Consulting Sessions:

AD HOC

Secretary:

Abigail Johnson

Telephone:

020 7034 8706

Fax:

020 7034 8720

Email:

abigail.johnson@hcahealthcare.co.uk

Website:

www.lnpuk.com

Qualifications:

MA FRCS (Eng) FRCS (SN)

NHS Base:

King's College Hospital