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Mr Jonathan A Hyam

Consultant Profile

Mr Jonathan A Hyam

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

Consultant Spine & Brain Surgeon

Speciality: Neurosurgery, Pain management, Spinal Surgery

Professional Profile

Mr. Hyam is a Consultant Brain & Comprehensive Spinal Neurosurgeon at the world-renowned National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square.He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Neurosurgery at the Institute of Neurology, UCL.
Mr. Hyam specialises in treating patients with:

  • Spinal conditions: including back pain, sciatica, prolapsed disc within the neck or lower spine, spinal stenosis
  • Cranial conditions: including headache/facial pain, hydrocephalus, brain tumours such as meningioma, Parkinson’s disease, dystonia, or tremor requiring deep brain stimulation.
  • Peripheral nerve conditions: including carpal tunnel syndrome and ulnar nerve compression.

Mr. Hyam received America’s Congress of Neurological Surgeons’ Resident Prize for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery, 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. Mr. Hyam was appointed Associate Editor of the Masters of Neurosurgery Hall of Fame spanning the highest-regarded neurosurgeons from around the globe.
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.

Specialises In

Spinal surgery
Pain surgery
Cranial surgery
Deep Brain Stimulation

Professional Memberships

British Association of Spine Surgeons
Royal Society of Medicine (on the Council for Clinical Neurosciences)
Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Society for Stereotactic & Functional Neurosurgery

Contact Details

NHS Base

The National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square, UCLH


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