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South East Scotland Neurological Services

NHS Scotland

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Neurosurgery

 

The department of neurosurgery serves a population of approximately XXXXXX million across the South East of Scotland including XXXXXXXXX health board areas.   We also take referrals from further afield, as well as offering second opinions.

 

Each year we have approximately:

 

YYYYYY outpatient attendances

YYYYYYY elective admissions

YYYYYY emergency admissions

YYY day case procedures

 

 

All the consultant neurosurgeons participate in the on call emergency service and      YYYYYYY . In addition to this all have areas of subspecialist interest.

 

Our subspecialties all incorporate multi-disciplinary teams that include neuroradiologists, neurologists, oncologists and other allied health professionals (physiotherapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists) to provide patients with comprehensive neuroscience care.

 

For further information on surgery for specific problems click on the links below.

 

Brain tumour

 

Intracranial haemorrhage

 

Spinal surgery

 

Epilepsy surgery

 

Trauma

 

 

 

 

Useful Links

 

 

NHS Lothian

 

NHS Fife

 

NHS Forth Valley

 

NHS Dumfries and Galloway

 

NHS Borders

 

Consultants