Mr Nitin Shetty
Mr Shetty has a specialist interest in minimally invasive spinal operations using an operating microscope. He treats all degenerative spinal conditions of the spine and in the majority of cases, begins with conservative options and pain management techniques, such as injections.
Mr Nitin Shetty is a Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon based in London, UK.
He has a specialist interest in minimally invasive spinal operations using an operating Microscope and his present work includes degenerative spinal conditions, infection and fractures of the spine. He is the Clinical Lead for Spinal Surgery at The Whittington Hospital and he is a trainer of Orthopaedic registrars from three training programmes along with carrying on roles of a undergraduate teacher for UCL medical students.
He has published extensively in peer reviewed journals and is an member of the British Spine Association.
- Minimally invasive lumbar decompression and fixation
- Disc Replacements
- Cervical decompression and fusion
- Spinal injections
- Fracture fixations
- Spinal infections
Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon
Whittington Hospital NHS Trust
Year qualified 1994
Krishna Institute of Medical Science, India 1987 - 1993
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