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Mr George Michael Hess

Mr George Michael Hess

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery 07057381

 

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Overview
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Spine

Offers

  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

After graduating in Germany in 1995 G. Michael Hess trained in trauma surgery in St. Moritz, Switzerland and at the Spine Center at Orthopaedische Klinik Muenchen-Harlaching. He completed a fellowship in spine surgery and interventional radiology at the University Hospital in Quebec City, Canada and was appointed Lead of the Back Pain Center at Orthopaedische Klinik Muenchen-Harlaching.
In 2016 G. Michael Hess founded InsightSpine, which is providing a comprehensive spinal disc pain service mainly in London and Maidstone.
For almost 20 years his main interest is in endoscopic procedures, where he has a broad experience in several techniques and approaches. Mr Hess was co-surgeon of the worldwide first successful full-endoscopic nucleus replacement surgery in 2009 and is the principal clinical investigator for a novel nucleus implant.

Mr. Hess has a PhD in Orthopaedics. He served as Master Instructor for Spine Intervention Society (SIS) in the US and Europe from 2003 to 2021.

Mr Hess is an internationally renowned expert in the field of minimal-invasive spine surgery and interventional pain therapy. He is lecturer of more than 200 scientific presentations and is invited worldwide as a guest surgeon.

Areas of interest

Sciatica; slipped disc; trapped nerve; low back pain; neck pain; osteoporotic vertebral fracture; endoscopic disc surgery; vertebroplasty; denervation of facet joints; epidural injection; pain management

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Procedures completed

  • A5745

    Medial branch block injection(s) +/- image guidance (including bilateral) LUMBAR - (>50)

    London Clinic (5-50) KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • V2510

    Endoscopic discectomy and/or decompression (transforaminal) - lumbar region - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50) KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • A5765

    Neurolytic Root Block (Radiofrequency denervation, Thermocoagulation, Cryotherapy or Phenol, including Rhizolysis) +/- Image Guidance (including Bilateral) LUMBAR - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50) KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • A5210

    Epidural injection (lumbar) - (5-50)

    London Clinic (5-50) KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • A5743

    Medial branch block injection(s) +/- image guidance (including bilateral) CERVICAL - (5-50)

    London Clinic (1-5) KIMS Hospital Limited (1-5)

  • A5790

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

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • T7290

    Trigger point injection/Enthesis - 1 injection - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • V2544

    Revision of posterior excision of disc prolapse (lumbar region) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

  • BB906

    ExCon - Further Discretionary Payment - (1-5)

  • V2543

    Revision of posterior excision of disc prolapse with undercutting facetectomy +/- decompression (lumbar region) - (1-5)

    London Clinic (1-5)

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