Mr Bhupal Chitnavis, Consultant Neurosurgeon

Mr Bhupal Chitnavis

Consultant Neurosurgeon

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Mr Bhupal Chitnavis BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCS (Eng) FRCS (SN)

Consultant Neurosurgeon

BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCS (Eng) FRCS (SN)

Mr Bhupal Chitnavis

Consultant Neurosurgeon BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCS (Eng) FRCS (SN)

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BSc (Hons) MBBS FRCS (Eng) FRCS (SN)
HCA-Healthcare-UK

Areas of expertise

  • Bone Tumour Surgery
  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Recommendations for Mr Chitnavis

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Natalie Jane Vowles, GP

    Excellent spinal surgeon, very empathic & caring with patients, good opinion and only operates when necessary

  • byA GP

    Intelligent and sensible consultant.

  • byMr Sam Singh, Consultant Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon

    Mr Bhupal Chitnavis is skilled and competent. He's a pleasure to work with.

  • byMr Glyn Evans, Knee Surgeon

    Lovely guy. He is very good at spinal surgery, especially lower back pain.

  • byMr Venu Kavarthapu, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Bhupal Chitnavis is a very experienced complex spine surgeon.

  • byDr Natalie Jane Vowles, GP

    Excellent spinal surgeon, very empathic & caring with patients, good opinion and only operates when necessary

  • byA GP

    Intelligent and sensible consultant.

  • byMr Sam Singh, Consultant Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon

    Mr Bhupal Chitnavis is skilled and competent. He's a pleasure to work with.

  • byMr Glyn Evans, Knee Surgeon

    Lovely guy. He is very good at spinal surgery, especially lower back pain.

  • byMr Venu Kavarthapu, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Bhupal Chitnavis is a very experienced complex spine surgeon.

  • Address

    • 31 Old Broad Street

      31 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HT

    • HCA UK at The Shard

      The Shard, 32 St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS

    • London Bridge Hospital

      27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR

    About Mr Bhupal Chitnavis

    GMC number: 3323834

    Year qualified: 1989

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Mr Bhupal Chitnavis is a distinguished Consultant Neurosurgeon specialising in spinal surgery. He is currently practising at King's College Hospital, London, where he has been a vital part of the team since his appointment in 2000.

    Mr Chitnavis earned his medical degree from Guy's Hospital, London, and completed his specialist surgical training at Great Ormond Street and King's College Hospital. During his tenure at King's, he developed a profound interest in vascular neurosurgery and spinal surgery, mentored by Professor Anthony Strong and Dr Richard Gullan. His extensive neurosurgical experience also includes training in Birmingham with the late Professor Edward Hitchcock and at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery with Professor Lindsay Simon. Additionally, he has expertise in high flow vascular bypass techniques.

    Mr Chitnavis' primary focus is on spinal surgery, with a particular interest in complex stabilisation and the development of new instrumentation. He also possesses significant expertise in orthopaedic spinal surgery methods, having trained in Germany with Professor Jurgen Harms and at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London.

    In addition to his private practice, Mr Chitnavis is actively involved in surgical charity work in developing nations. He is dedicated to training both spinal and neurosurgeons at the Royal College of Surgeons and continues to contribute to the NHS. His professional memberships include the Society of British Neurosurgeons, the Independent Doctors Federation, and the CyberKnife Society.

    Mr Chitnavis is proficient in a range of procedures and treatments, including laminectomy, cervical spine surgery, lumbar spine decompression, lumbar spine microdiscectomy, complex instrument spine surgery, spinal injections for pain, surgery for sciatica, and CyberKnife treatments. He treats various conditions such as scoliosis, neck pain, and arm pain.

    Mr Chitnavis' commitment to advancing spinal surgery and his dedication to patient care make him a highly respected figure in the field of neurosurgery.

    Areas of expertise

    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arthritis (Spine)
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Back Pain
    • Biopsy (Musculoskeletal)
    • Bone Spurs
    • Bone Tumour Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
    • Coccyx Fracture
    • Complex Revision Spinal Surgery
    • Complex Spinal Disorders
    • Cyberknife Therapy
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Discectomy
    • Epidural
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Facet Joint Replacement
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Laminectomy
    • Leg Pain
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Lumbar Back Surgery
    • Meningiomas
    • Metastases
    • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
    • Nerve Root Injection
    • Neuro-Oncology
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Sciatica Surgery
    • Sciatica
    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Decompresson
    • Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Spinal Deformity
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spinal Surgery
    • Spine Fracture Surgery
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
    • Spine Tumours and Infections
    • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylolysis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports Injury
    • Sports-Related Spine Injuries
    • Surgery for Myelopathy
    • Thoracic (Back) Surgery
    • Trauma Surgery
    • Upper Back Pain
    • Vertebral Compression Fracture

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