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Mr Prabhakar Rao

Mr Prabhakar Rao

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery 05202671

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Specialises in

  • Spine

About me

Mr Rao qualified from prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India and completed his orthopaedic higher surgical training in Wales, followed by an accredited spinal fellowship at University Hospital Wales, Cardiff, with Orthopaedic surgeons and Neurosurgeons. Trained in complex spinal surgery including minimally invasive surgery. In addition to his clinical practice, Mr Rao has published many research papers, presented his work at numerous national and international conferences. To further his knowledge on spinal conditions, Mr Rao currently finishing his European Spine Diploma course. He is responsible for teaching higher surgical trainees for trauma and spinal disorders and is a faculty member, lecturer on courses held to teach advanced spinal surgical techniques.

Areas of interest

Backpain; Sciatica;Lumbar disc Prolapse
Degenerative disc disease
Minimally invasive spinal surgery, spinal fusion
Neck pain; Arm pain,Cervical disc prolapse
Cervical fusion, disc replacement
Osteoporosis; Infection; Fractures; Vertebroplasty

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Procedures completed

  • V3350

    Combined anterior approach discectomy, decompression and fusion and posterior fusion (lumbar region) including spinal cord monitoring - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • A5790

    Sacroiliac joint injection under image guidance (and bilateral) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5) Spire Regency Hospital (1-5)

  • V2501

    Primary posterior fusion +/- decompression +/- discectomy - lumbar region (3 or more levels) including spinal cord monitoring - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • A5765

    Neurolytic Root Block (Radiofrequency denervation, Thermocoagulation, Cryotherapy or Phenol, including Rhizolysis) +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) LUMBAR - (1-5)

    Spire Regency Hospital (1-5)

  • A5755

    Nerve Root Block +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) LUMBAR - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • V2542

    Posterior excision of disc prolapse with undercutting facetectomy +/- decompression - lumbar region (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

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