Mr Anthony Ghosh MBChB, MD, FRCS(Neuro.Surg)
Mr Anthony Ghosh is a London fellowship trained consultant neurosurgeon who specialises in complex spine and neurovascular surgery. Within the field of spinal surgery he treats patients with back pain, degenerative spine and disc disease, tumours, adult degenerative deformity, fractures, sciatica, neck and arm pain. He also has an interest in minimally invasive surgery for the treatment of the above disorders as well as revision treatment.
As a neurovascular surgeon he also manages vascular disorders of the brain and spine including aneurysms, brain arteriovenous malformations (AVM's), cavernomata and dural arteriovenous fistulas and Moya Moya disease.
He is a substantive NHS Consultant Neurosurgeon in Queens Hospital, which is the spinal hub for North East London and Essex. He is one of the team of Complex spine surgeons in this unit, which is part of the Essex and East Anglian regional spine network. He is the clinical lead for neurovascular surgery.
After completion of his basic surgical training in Scotland and becoming a member of the Royal College of Surgeons, he gained further experience in neurosurgery in Cambridge. Thereafter he completed an MD research degree in imaging of the brain and spine at University College London and the National Hospital, Queens Square in London, submitting his thesis with pier reviewed publications.
He commenced his higher neurosurgery training on the prestigious South Thames rotation, which includes Kings College Hospital and St Georges Hospital, and achieved the award of Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in neurosurgery.
He then undertook a combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic fellowship in spine surgery at St Georges Hospital acquiring skills and techniques from both disciplines. Thereafter he completed a Royal College of Surgeons accredited fellowship in neurovascular surgery at Kings College hospital. He has recently undergone additional training in cerebral bypass surgery at the world renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.