Professor Andrew King

Professor Andrew King

Neurosurgery 03267194

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  • Not in Open Referral network
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Not in Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Brain tumours
  • Spine


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

About me

Professor Andrew King was appointed as a consultant neurosurgeon in Manchester in 1998 and Professor of Neurosurgery at the University of Manchester in 2012. He trained in neurosurgery in Cambridge, London and Manchester after qualifying from The Royal London Hospital Medical College, University of London. His clinical practice is based around degenerative spinal disease (neck and arm pain-brachialgia, back and leg pain-sciatica) and skull base surgery (including acoustic neuromas and trigeminal neuralgia).His Private Practice is based at The Alexandra Hospital, Cheadle, Cheshire. His NHS practice is based at the Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences within Salford Royal Hospital, in addition to which he does a regular outpatient clinic at Macclesfield Hospital. He is a Council Member of the Society of British Neurological Surgeons, Past President of the British Skull Base Society and was Clinical Director of Surgical Neurosciences at the Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences for 10 years. He has published extensively in his areas of research interest and is a regular invited speaker at local, national and international conferences.

Areas of interest

Spinal surgery; neck pain; back pain; nerve root entrapment; degenerative spinal disease; disc prolapse; Skull base surgery; trigeminal neuralgia; acoustic neuroma; meningioma; hemifacial spasm; neurofibromatosis type 2; chordoma; chondrosarcoma

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Procedures completed

  • V2542

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

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • V2950

    Anterior discectomy, decompression and fusion (including bone grafting) - cervical region (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • V2560

    Decompression for central spinal stenosis (1 or 2 levels) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

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