Mr Justin Nissen

BM BS, BMedSci, FRCS (SN)


  • Specialities Neurosurgery
  • Telephone 0191 2816131
  • Year of first qualification 1989
  • GMC Number 3342590
  • Fax 0191 2811379

Profile

Mr Nissen completed his Neurosurgery training in Newcastle and was appointed as Spinal Fellow at the Freeman Hospital for advanced Spinal training.

He is the Senior Spinal Neurosurgeon to the Royal Victoria Infirmary and he specialises in the treatment of low back and neck disorders, complex spinal disorders and spinal microsurgery.



Clinics

  • Tuesday 18.00 - 20.00
  • Wednesday/ Friday alternate 08.00 - 13.00

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Neurosurgeon, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Interests

  • Spine Surgery
  • Back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Neck disorders
  • Spinal Microsurgery

Other interests

Special interests include lumbar disc disease, sciatica, leg pain and cervical disc disease.


Member of

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Association of Spine Surgeons

Declaration

Mr Justin Nissen works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA
  • CS Healthcare
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)

Mr Justin Nissen does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Justin Nissen does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Justin Nissen does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.