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London Bridge Orthopaedics offers specialised services for the rapid diagnosis and treatment of your spine and neck problems. Leading Consultants and surgeons employ the latest technology and imaging equipment to effectively manage your condition. Appointments can be arranged with minimum delay. The following present a general guide to spine and neck problems, including many of the treatments available at London Bridge Orthopaedics.

Spine Symptoms

Common symptoms of Spine problems include:

  • Back pain
  • Acute back pain (short-term pain)
  • Chronic back pain (long-term pain)
  • Radiating pain
  • Numbness and weakness
  • Stiffness and tightness

Spine Problems

The most common Spine problems are:

  • Herniated disc (slipped disc)
  • Disc Degeneration Disease (DDD)
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal tumours
  • Spinal fractures
  • Kyphosis
  • Sciatica
  • Brachalgia

Spine Treatments

We carry out a wide range of surgical and non-surgical procedures to treat back problems. These include but are not limited to: 

  • Spinal fusion
  • Decompression
  • Laminectomy
  • Foramenotomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical discectomy
  • X-stop
  • Total disc replacement
  • Disc nucleus replacement
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Nerve route injections
  • Facet joint injections
  • Caudal epidural
  • Anterior release and fusion
  • Posterior release and fusion

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Book your Spine consultation with us

Our team of leading orthopaedic surgeons will help return you to a pain-free life. Whether you’re experiencing pain from an accident or have ongoing persistent pain, your consultant will be actively involved in the decision-making process, ensuring we minimise the use of surgical intervention.

If you would like to arrange an appointment, video or telephone consultation, get in touch.

Making an appointment with London Bridge Orthopaedics

We will need to take your personal details to book the appointment and understand whether you are an insured, self-pay or an international patient.

For most procedures at London Bridge Orthopaedics, you will need to ask your GP or local doctor to refer you to one of our Consultants. They will then give you a card to contact our GP Liaison Department to book your consultation. Read more about booking appointments with us.


Find out what our patients have to say about us


Find out what our patients have to say about us

Mr Gidwani
“I consider myself very fortunate to have had Mr Gidwani as my consultant. He is a highly professional surgeon who always makes you feel comfortable whenever you are discussing your surgery. He is informative and helpful with a very pleasant manner.”

Mr Singh
“5 stars to Mr Singh. He has done a wonderful job! He is very thorough in his explanations of the op and recovery. All served up with a sprinkling of humour.”

Mr Owen-Johnstone
“I have always found Mr Simon Owen Johnstone, very helpful not rushed, caring. Good at explaining my situation.”

Mr Klinke
“I always find Martin supremely professional and knowledgeable in his field. He is thorough, knows my history and is able to give sound advice, and reassurance. I always feel encouraged after seeing Martin. Thank you.”

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