Mr Navin Furtado is a highly regarded Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon with expansive experience in the simple and complex treatments of the whole spine, the spinal cord and the spinal nerves. He provides treatment for a wide range of conditions: sciatica; leg, back and arm pain; spinal tumours; spinal deformity; cervical disc replacement and spine infections, amongst other conditions.
Mr Furtado received his medical training from the renowned Imperial College School of Medicine in London. He received extensive training in Neurosurgery in the West Midlands. He elected to undergo further sub-specialist training for spinal surgery at Leeds Teaching Hospital NHS Trust and during this training he was able to combine orthopaedic and neurosurgical training. This experience has resulted in him being able to offer individualised approaches to treatment of different spinal conditions including microsurgery, minimally invasive surgery and different complex reconstruction procedures.
Mr Furtado is incredibly dedicated to offering the best treatment for each individual patient's symptoms. He strives to help patients make the most informed decision possible regarding their treatment, be it operative or non-operative. When not treating patients, he dedicates his time to providing a education programme for junior surgeons, GPs and allied health professionals as well as being involved in clinical research.