Mr Mark Harris

Mr Mark Harris

BSc. Medical Science. MB ChB. FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

17 years of experience
5 years as a specialist
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5

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5

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5

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“Such a dedicated doctor and outstanding surgeon.Cannot praise him enough!“
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Subspecialties

  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Spinal Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6078895
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £225

    About

    Mr Mark Harris is a spinal surgeon who specialises in the management of childrens and young persons spinal conditions. He is a consultant at Great Ormond Street Hospital for sick children and at Guys and St Thomas' and the Evelina Childrens Hospital. These are internationally accalimed specialist childrens hospitals that receive tertiary referrals both nationally and internationally and provide a full range of childrens services. As such Mr Harris cares for children with the most complex spinal and medical problems. This complexity in combination with his high volume practice (120+ deformity correction operations per year) means his patients benefit from his extensive experience in treating childrens spinal conditions.

    He graduated with BSc. Medical Science from the Univertisy of St Andrews and completed his medical training, MB ChB, at the University of Manchester in 2003. His surgical training was centred in London and he held positions in several university teaching hospitals including Chelsea and Westminster, Royal National Orthopaedic, Royal Free, Royal London, St Georges, and Guys and St Thomas' Hospitals. He trained on the South West Thames Trauma and Orthopaedic rotation during which he became a fellow of the Royal college of Surgeons. In addition to his higher surgical training he completed two years of subspecialist spinal surgical fellowships at St Georges University hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital for sick children.

    In addition to his clinical work Mr Harris is the transformation lead for the Evelina childrens hospital spinal service and has successfully introduced a spinal pathway for children with spinal problems and complex medical needs. This integrates a 'one stop' preoperative assessment day with a fully multidisciplinary team review and is the gold standard in care of childrens spinal deformity.

    He is a trainer of future spinal surgeons and an educational supervisor to his fellows at Great Ormond Street. He is regularly invited to teach on spinal surgery courses in his specialist area of childrens spinal deformity.

    Mr Harris' private practice is exclusively dedicated to childrens spinal conditions and he is a Consultant for The Portland Scoliosis and Spinal Surgery Centre.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

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    Medical procedures

    • Scoliosis Surgery
    • Cervical (Neck) Surgery
    • Complex Revision Spinal Surgery
    • Discectomy
    • Epidural
    • Facet Joint Injection
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Laminectomy
    • Lumbar Back Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
    • Nerve Root Injection
    • Postoperative Rehabilitation
    • Revision Surgery
    • Sciatica Surgery
    • Spinal Decompresson
    • Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spine Fracture Surgery
    • Thoracic (Back) Surgery
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Arthritis (Spine)
    • Back Pain
    • Coccyx Fracture
    • Complex Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Osteoporotic Fractures
    • Sciatica
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Deformity
    • Spinal Pain
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
    • Spine Tumours and Infections
    • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylolysis
    • Sports Injuries
    • Sports-Related Spine Injuries
    • Upper Back Pain
    • Vertebral Compression Fracture
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    Education

    BSc. Medical science, St Andrews University

    MB ChB, Manchester University

    Royal College of Surgeons FRCS (Tr&Orth)

    British Orthopaedic Association

    British Association of Spinal Surgeons

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    Such a dedicated doctor and outstanding surgeon.Cannot praise him enough!
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