SPINAL SURGERY

in Hull and East Yorkshire

GEORGE SPINK FRCS (Neurosurg.) BSc Hons

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ABOUT ME

Current Positions

Consultant Neurosurgeon (Substantive Position)

Hull and East Yorkshire NHS Trust

Hull and East Riding Spire Hospital

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Phase 1 Academic / PBL Tutor

Hull York Medical School (HYMS)

 

Previous Positions

Clinical Director for Neurosurgery, Hull and East Yorkshire

Sub-speciality Lead for Specialist Spinal Surgery, Hull and East Yorkshire

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Consultant Neurosurgeon (Locum Position)

The John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

 

Qualifications

MB BS (Lond.) - Distinction in Surgery

Bsc (Hons) - Neuroanatomy and Physiology

MRCS Eng.

FRCS (Surgical Neurology)

CCST Neurosurgery

PGCME / FHEA (University of York)

AKC - Theology

 

Awards

Phase 1 HYMS Excellence in Teaching 2015/16

Phase 2 HYMS Excellence in Teaching 2014/15

 

Neurosurgical / Spinal Training

King's College Hospital, London

Royal Free Hospital, London

The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

Great Ormond Street Hospital

Charing Cross Hospital, London

Queen's Hospital, London

 

Specialist Interests

Minimally invasive spinal surgery

Disc replacement surgery

Spinal trauma

Metastatic spinal cord compression

Medical Education

 

Interests Outside of Medicine

Represented Great Britain at Athletics

Represented South West at Football and Rugby

1st Dan Shotokhan Karate

Private Pilot's License / RAF Flying Scholarship

Occasional marathon

Munro bagging

Photography