Mr Peter Loughenbury

MB ChB , MSc , PG Cert Med Ed , FRCS (Tr & Orth)

  • Specialities Neurosurgery, Orthopaedics, Pain Management, Spinal and Neck Surgery, Spinal Disorders, Spinal Surgery
  • Telephone 0113 388 2067
  • Year of first qualification 2004
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 6099120
  • Fax 0113 301 0245


Mr Peter Loughenbury is a fellowship trained consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon and offer surgical treatment for a full range of spinal conditions. His entire surgical practice is focused on spinal surgery and he performs over 300 spinal operations each year.

Mr Loughenbury studied medicine at the University of Leeds and completed both basic and higher surgical training in trauma and orthopaedics in the Yorkshire Deanery. He then gained specialist training in complex spinal surgery in the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine as the National Spinal Fellow at Leeds General Infirmary - a combined neurosurgical and orthopaedic fellowship.

He built on this experience with fellowship posts with the Scottish National Spinal Deformity Service at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh, and as an AO Spine Fellow at Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Australia.

Mr Loughenbury specialises in the following treatments, tests and scans at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital:


  • Alternate Thursday AM


Current posts

  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon, Leeds General Infirmary


Personal interests

Peter enjoys spending time with his family and travelling. He is a keen rugby player and enjoys running.

Member of

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association of Spinal Surgeons
  • British Scoliosis Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Spine Society of Europe
  • AOSpine


Mr Loughenbury is actively involved in both basic science and clinical research. He has authored 23 peer review publications and frequently presents this work in spinal surgery meetings around the globe.


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

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

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