Mr Jonathan Hyam

Mr Jonathan Hyam

MBBS BSc(Hons) Dip(Microsurgery) FRCS(Neuro.Surg) PhD(Oxon)

Neurosurgery

19 years of experience
7 years as a specialist
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Subspecialties

  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Skull-Base Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6028322
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    Practices worked at

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1648 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    925 reviews

    About

    Mr Hyam is a Consultant Craniofacial, Brain & Comprehensive Spinal Neurosurgeon at the world-renowned National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square.

    He is a neurosurgeon to the UCLH Adult Craniofacial multidisciplinary service with specialists in maxillofacial, plastics and ENT surgery, whereby head shape/deformity is reconstructed after surgery, injury or in syndromic conditions.

    His specialist expertise includes:

    * Craniofacial reconstruction and cranioplastic surgery

    * Tumours such as meningioma

    * Gamma knife stereotactic radiosurgery for tumours, trigeminal neuralgia and glossopharyngeal neuralgia

    * Treatment of spinal stenosis and disc prolapse within the neck and lower spine, back pain and sciatica

    * Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson’s disease, tremor, facial pain and dystonia

    Mr Hyam has received numerous national and international prizes and honours. including America’s Congress of Neurological Surgeons’ Resident Prize for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery which was awarded in Washington, DC.

    He was awarded a PhD from Oxford University in Neurosurgery, and a Diploma in Microscopic Neurosurgery from The Yasargil Neurosurgery Laboratory of the University of Zurich, Switzerland.

    He is an invited specialist advisor to NICE on behalf of the British Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery, providing expert guidance on treatments across the country for conditions such as headache, facial pain, movement disorders, and spinal pain.

    Mr Hyam was awarded the prestigious Arris & Gale Lectureship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England. The lectureship was established in the year 1646 and is still awarded in stiff competition to surgeons at the height of their career. Previous recipients include Nobel Laureate Sir Alexander Fleming.

    Mr Hyam’s neurosurgery research has been published in prestigious international journals including The Lancet, Nature Reviews Neurology, and The Lancet Neurology.

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    Procedures

    • Artificial Disc Replacement (Cervical)
    • Minimally Invasive Disc Surgery (Keyhole)
    • Craniotomy
    • Ulnar Nerve Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Brain Tumours
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Facial Pain
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Metastases
    • Sciatica
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    Education

    Education:

    • Oxford University PhD 2011
    • Diploma in Microsurgery University of Zurich, Switzerland
    • University College London MBBS BSc(Hons) in Neuroscience 2001

    Professional Memberships:

    • British Association of Spine Surgeons
    • Royal Society of Medicine (on the Council for Clinical Neurosciences)
    • NICE
    • Royal College of Surgeons of England
    • British Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery
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    Such a kind and caring surgeon.
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