Mr Tzerakis started his neurosurgical training in 2000 in Greece. After completing his training in Athens in 2004 he was appointed as a Specialist Registrar in Neurosurgery in Newcastle upon Tyne. During his training he gained experience in all Neurosurgical subspecialties including Trauma, Spinal Surgery, Oncology and Functional Neurosurgery. For the last four years working as a Consultant, he had the opportunity to increase his surgical practice and also to train specialist trainees in Neurosurgical operations of General Neurosurgery and particularly spinal procedures. His current post is Consultant Neurosurgeon in the University Hospital of North Staffordshire.
- General Neurosurgery
- Spinal surgery
- Pain management
- Spinal cord tumours
English and Greek
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis at Nuffield Health
- Excision of spinal tumours
- Cervical Spine Surgery
Mr Tzerakis has a strong academic interest particularly for neuroprotection, hydrocephalus and spinal surgery including publications on the Medline, participation to numerous workshops, congresses and other courses. He also has teaching experience having presented and lectured.
- British Medical Association
- Society for British Neurological Surgeons
- British Association of Spinal Surgeons
- Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England
- AOSpine Europe
- Athens Medical Association
- Hellenic Neurosurgical Society
- Medical Protection Society
Other post held
- University Hospital of North Staffordshire
Insurers Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis works with
Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Nikolaos Tzerakis does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.