Mr Paul Marks



Mr Marks has been a consultant in Leeds since 1992. Prior to that he was Consultant Neurosurgeon and Reader in Surgery at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

He trained in neurosurgery in London and Cambridge and was visiting Fellow at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota. His doctoral thesis was on the neuropathology of head injury. Mr Marks established a research programme investigating the effects of photodynamic therapy on recurrent pituitary tumours, for which he was awarded the Hunterian Professorship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

His clinical interests are spinal surgery, the surgery of pituitary and other midline tumours as well as cerebrovascular problems.


  • By arrangement only


Current posts

  • Consultant Neurosurgeon, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust
  • Senior Clinical Lecturer in Neurosurgery, University of Leeds

Member of

  • Society of British Neurological Surgeons
  • Regional Adviser in Neurosurgery
  • Royal College of Surgeons


Mr Marks has undertaken research in Photodynamic therapy for pituitary adenomas


Mr Paul Marks works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • WPA

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

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

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