Mr Pierluigi Vergara

Qualifications

MD, FRCS

GMC number: 7062019

Practising since: 2005

Specialties

Neurosurgery

Consultation times

  • Friday's 08:30 - 12:30
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About

Pierluigi is a Consultant Neurosurgeon with special interest in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery. He was employed as a Consultant Spinal Neurosurgeon at Ipswich and Broomfield Hospital in 2018. Prior to this, he also worked as Locum Consultant Neurosurgeon at Addenbrooke’s Hospital for 4 years. He completed spinal fellowships in Addenbrooke's, Norfolk & Norwich and Queen’s Square Hospitals.

Pierluigi works on all aspects of adult spinal pathologies including degenerative / wear and tear conditions, trauma, tumours and infections. His practice is strongly based on minimally invasive (keyhole) techniques. He remains active in research and continuously audits his practice in order to give patients the best care possible.


Special interests

Minimally invasive surgery

Languages spoken

English, Italian

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Pierluigi Vergara at Nuffield Health

  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Lumbar discectomy
  • Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
  • Spinal (lumbar) Decompression
  • Spinal fusion surgery
  • Epidural injection for pain relief
  • Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Disc Replacement

Locations Mr Pierluigi Vergara works with

Related experience

Research

For research interests please click HERE

Memberships

  • Society of British Neurosurgeons
  • British Association of Spinal Surgeons
  • British Medical Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons England

Other posts held

  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon Ipswich Hospital
  • Honorary Consultant Spinal Surgeon Broomfield Hospital