Mr Alagappan Sivaraman

Mr Alagappan Sivaraman

FRCS (Eng) FRCS ( Tr & Orth) FRCS (Ed)

Orthopaedic Surgery

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1 specialist

21 years of experience

Overall Rating

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5

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5

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5

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“Brilliant Surgeon “
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Subspecialty

  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4665298
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    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    988 reviews

    About

    Mr Sivaraman has graduated medicine in 1993 at Madurai-Kamaraj University. He is currently a consultant orthopaedic surgeon who encourages non-surgical options with pain management plans and is well known for educating and assisting his patients in the decision making process when considering treatment options. He believes for most of the cases that conservative treatment should be followed before surgery.

    He specialises in spinal surgery for deformity, inflammatory spinal pathologies, degenerative conditions of the neck and lower back, spinal tumours, infections such as spinal tuberculosis. He was actively involved in the Spinal Tuberculosis Unit at The Royal London Hospital, one of a very few units in the UK seeing a high volume of patients.

    Mr Sivaraman is a widely experienced surgeon, performing over 500 surgical procedures and spinal injections during a year. He has broadened his knowledge by completing several fellowships overseas. His higher surgical training in trauma and orthopaedics was completed through the prestigious Percival Pott training programme at St Bartholomew's and The Royal London Hospital. He completed his spinal fellowship training at Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital and at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital both under orthopaedic and neuro-spinal surgeons.

    He is also actively involved in the training of medical students and orthopaedic specialist trainees at St Bartholomew's Hospital and at The Royal London Hospital. Mr Sivaraman enjoys sharing his knowledge also by presenting GP lectures and physical therapist lectures. 

    Mr Sivaraman is heavily involved in research, having published and presented papers on spinal surgery at international conferences. Additionally, he is also the author of a spinal chapter in a medical textbook. 

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Back and neck pain
    • Cervical disc replacement/fusion
    • Coccydynia (Coccyx Pain)
    • Degenerative spinal disorders
    • Inter-spinous devices
    • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
    • Pain management including spinal injections
    • Vertebral compression fracture
    • Back and neck pain
    • Cervical disc replacement/fusion
    • Coccydynia (Coccyx pain)
    • Degenerative spinal disorders
    • Inter-spinous devices
    • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
    • Pain management including spinal injections
    • Vertebral compression fracture
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    Medical procedures

    • Spinal Decompresson
    • Spinal Deformity Correction
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spine Fracture Surgery
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Sciatica
    • Spinal Deformity
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
    • Spine Tumours and Infections
    • Upper Back Pain
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    Education

    • MB BS 1993 - Madurai-Kamaraj University

    Memberships:

    • British Association of Spinal Surgeons
    • North American Spine Society
    • Indian Spine Society

     

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Back Pain
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    Degenerative Disc Disease
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    Patient seen for:
    Back Pain Degenerative Disc Disease
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 1 doctor for:
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    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Jig Patel
    Mr Jig Patel
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    19-04-2021

    A very diligent thoughtful and highly skilled spinal surgeon I would thoroughly recommend.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Back Pain, Stress Fractures, Upper Back Pain, Lower Back Pain, Sciatica, Scoliosis, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Deformity, Spine Fractures and Trauma, Arthritis (Spine), Vertebral Compression Fracture, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Spondylolisthesis & Spondylolysis, Coccyx Fracture, Degenerative Disc Disease, Complex Spinal Disorders, Spinal Pain, Coccydynia (Coccyx Pain), Spinal Cord Compression, Lumbar Stenosis
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Cervical (Neck) Surgery, Spinal Fusion, Steroid Injection, Kyphoplasty, Epidural, Thoracic (Back) Surgery, Spinal Deformity Correction, Discectomy, Lumbar Back Surgery, Scoliosis Surgery, Laminectomy, Facet Joint Injection, Artificial Disc Replacement, Nerve Root Injection, Spine Fracture Surgery, Spinal Decompresson, Facet Joint Replacement, Sciatica Surgery, Minimally Invasive Disc Surgery (Keyhole), Microdiscectomy, Lumbar Decompression Surgery
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