Mr Erlick Pereira

Mr Erlick Pereira

MA(Camb) BM BCh(Oxf) DM(Oxf) FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Neuro.Surg) MBPsS SFHEA


16 years of experience
6 years as a specialist


  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6128164
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £300

    Follow-up appointment: £250

    Practices worked at

    The Princess Grace Hospital

    42-52 Nottingham Place, London, United Kingdom, W1U 5NY
    1337 reviews


    Mr Erlick Pereira is a renowned and respected Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon at the St George's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust where he founded deep brain stimulation and spinal cord stimulation services for movement disorders and pain. He has clinical interests in chronic pain, cancer pain, minimally invasive and complex spinal surgery, movement disorders, surgery following trauma, slipped disc management and treatment of trapped nerves. Mr Pereira uses advanced technologies such as microscopes, endoscopes, image guidance systems and stereotactic frames. His surgery is often minimally invasive and done asleep for patient comfort.

    He studied psychology at Cambridge then medicine in Oxford before neurosurgery training there. He did a fellowship in orthopaedic spinal surgery at Guy's and St Thomas'. Mr Pereira is Reader in Neurosurgery at St George's, University of London and Visiting Professor at the University of Porto with research interests in wearable technology, AI, neuromodulation, electroceuticals and brain and spine computer interfaces for movement disorders, pain and spinal cord injury. His outstanding work has been recognised internationally, winning the American Association of Neurosurgical Surgeons WJ Sweet Award, Congress of Neurological Surgeons Ron Tasker Award and the Hunterian Professorship of the Royal College of Surgeons. He has published over 140 full peer-reviewed papers, two books and 30 book chapters including in Gray's Anatomy. He regularly presents internationally, appraises colleagues in the NHS and Harley Street and advises medical device companies.

    Mr. Pereira lives in London. He recently gave up playing football due to injury but still enjoys cycling, reading, writing, teaching, films and classic cars.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Pain Management
    • Parkinson's Disease Treatment
    • Spinal Injections
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Caudal Epidural
    • Ganglion Block
    • Spinal Tumour Removal
    • Discectomy
    • Minimally Invasive and Complex Spinal Surgery
    • Spinal Neuromodulation
    • Spinal Trauma Surgery
    • Spinal Lesions
    • Hydrocephalus Shunt
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Chiari Malformation
    • Syringomyelia
    • Spinal Tumours
    • Spine fractures and trauma
    • Back Pain
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Dystonia
    • Tremor
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Cord Injury


    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Brain 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
    • Sciatica Surgery
    • Shunt for Hydrocephalus
    • Spinal Decompresson
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Injections for Pain
    • Spine Fracture Surgery
    • Surgery for Myelopathy
    • Thoracic (Back) Surgery
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Spinal Deformity
    • Spine Fractures and Trauma
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    • MA Cambridge
    • BM BCh Oxford
    • DM Oxford
    • FRCS(England); FRCS(Neurosurgery)
    • SFHEA
    • Member of Society of British Neurological Surgeons
    • Member of British Association of Spinal Surgeons
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