Mr Sherief Elsayed

MB BCh, FRCS (Tr & Orth)


Sherief Elsayed is currently the Lead Clinician for Spinal Surgery at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals. 

He undertook his Fellowship training at the world-renowned Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, at the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham. 

He has focused his expertise to deal exclusively with Spinal conditions and their non-operative and operative treatments.

He has numerous achievements to his name, available to view at


  • Alternate Thursday PM


Current posts

  • Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals Trust
  • Lead Clinician for Spinal Surgery
  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon


Sherief Elsayed is fellowship-trained in all aspects of Spinal Surgery, including:

  • Degenerative conditions including back and neck pain, sciatica, spondylolisthesis
  • Spinal tumours
  • Spinal trauma (fractures and otherwise)
  • Spinal infections
  • Spinal deformities (scoliosis and kyphosis)

Member of

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Member of the British Association of Spine Surgeons
  • Member of the North American Spine Society
  • Member of AOSpine
  • Member of the British Medical Association
  • Member of the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland


Sherief Elsayed has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals. 

He has also delivered numerous presentations to national and international meetings. 

Further details are available at


Mr Sherief Elsayed works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

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

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

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