Mr Thomas Ember

Mr Thomas Ember

MBBS, MRCS (Lon&Glas), FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 3 specialists
26 years of experience
15 years as a specialist

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  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4191128
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
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    Mr Tom Ember qualified from St George’s Hospital Medical School (University of London). He undertook specialist training at The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (Stanmore). His Spinal Fellowship was at Great Ormond Street Hospital and The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.

    His current NHS appointment as a Consultant Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgeon is at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children.

    Mr Ember specialises in the following procedures and techniques:

    • Injection therapies (epidural, nerve root injections, facet joint blocks, CT guided cervical nerve root injections)
    • Facet joint denervation
    • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Lumbar spinal fusion
    • Cervical fusion and disc replacement
    • Minimal access surgery
    • Less invasive surgery techniques
    • Operating microscope
    • Vascular access surgeon assisted anterior spinal surgery
    • Spinal navigation
    • Robot assisted spinal surgery

    Special interests

    Adult and paediatric spinal surgery, scoliosis, kyphosis, tumours, fractures, lumbar and cervical disc degeneration, sciatica, back pain, injection therapies, vertebroplasty, minimal access surgery.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery
    • Robot assisted spinal surgery
    • Spinal decompression
    • Spinal fusion
    • Spinal microsurgical discectomy
    • Spinal deformity correction
    • Scoliosis surgery
    • Spinal injection therapy
    • Thoracic back surgery
    • Lumbar back surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Spine fracture surgery
    • Complex spinal disorders
    • Sciatica
    • Spinal stenosis
    • Back Pain
    • Degenerative disc disease
    • Scoliosis
    • Spine fractures and trauma
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Spinal deformity
    • Spine tumours and infections
    • Upper Back Pain

    It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.


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

    • Back Pain
    • Sciatica
    • Herniated Disc or Slipped Disc
    • Coccyx Fracture
    • Complex Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Lower Back Pain
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Deformity
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
    • Spine Tumours and Infections
    • Spondylolisthesis & Spondylosis
    • Sports-Related Spine Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • Upper Back Pain
    • Vertebral Compression Fracture
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    MBBS, MRCS (Lon&Glas), FRCS (Tr&Orth)

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