Neurosurgery

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Mr Sanjeev Bassi

Consultant Neurosurgeon
Qualifications:

MB, ChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Neuro Surg)

Year qualified:

1992

GMC No. or equivalent

3677739

Primary speciality:

Neurosurgery

Specialist interests:

Neuroendoscopy
Hydrocephalus
Paediatric neurovascular brain and spinal tumours
Baclofen pump insertion and spasticity
Spinal deformities (including spina bifida)
Spinal degenerative disease (neck pain, arm pain, back pain, sciatica)
Brain haemorrhage
Head and spinal injuries
Congenital deformities
Craniosynostosis

Professional memberships:

Royal College of Surgeons

Telephone:

+44 (0)20 7034 8709

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

By appointment

Biography

Mr Bassi is a Consultant Neurosurgeon who has an interest in both adult and paediatric neurosurgery, although the bulk of his practice is with children. His paediatric expertise includes brain tumours, hydrocephalus, neuro-endoscopy, insertion of baclofen pumps, spina bifida, spinal cord untethering, encephaloceles, cranio-facial surgery for craniosynostosis, head injuries, antenatal advice on congenital abnormalities, arterio-venous malformation and aneurysmal sub-arachnoid haemorrhage.

After gaining the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, England Mr Bassi trained in neurosurgery in Nottingham and obtained his fellowship at the Necker Hospital in Paris and the Montefiore Hospital in New York, USA. He then worked as a paediatric neurosurgical fellow at the Radcliffe Infirmary in Oxford before his current appointment.

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