Wessex Spinal Surgeon
Mr Stephen McGillion
Mr Stephen McGillion is a Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon whose NHS practice is based at the Wessex Spinal Unit, University Hospital Southampton. His private practice is based at a number of independent hospitals in Hampshire including BMI Sarum Road Winchester, Wessex Nuffield Chandler’s Ford and Spire Southampton.
Mr Stephen McGillion
The majority of spinal problems arise from degenerative changes in the cervical and lumbar spine. Aside from the management of common problems such as sciatica (nerve pain in the lower limb) and brachalgia (nerve pain in the upper limb), Stephen has a number of subspecialist interests. These include the management of complex spinal conditions such as scoliosis and he is also skilled in motion preservation surgery in the cervical and lumbar spine. Indeed, depending on your particular symptoms and diagnosis, Stephen will offer a comprehensive assessment and discussion about your treatment options which may include non-operative treatment such as physiotherapy, diagnostic and therapeutic injection therapy and surgical options where indicated.
Specialising in the treatment of Degenerative Conditions which encompasses a variety of problems that predominantly affect the cervical and lumbar spine.
Diagnosing and treating Scoliosis in adults which is a rotational abnormality of the spine where the spine develops a curvature and can twist on itself.
Specialising in the diagnosis and treatment of Spinal Oncology which is the study of tumours within or surrounding the Spinal cord or Spinal Column.
Spinal Trauma occurs when the Spinal Cord injures and results in damage to the Vertebrae, Ligaments or Discs of the Spinal Cord/Column.
Spinal Anatomy & Pathology
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