Mr Matthew Crocker
QualificationsBMBCh MA (Oxon) FRCS(SN)
Main NHS base:
St George's University Hospital
- Back pain
- Leg pain
- Arm pain
- Slipped discs
- Spinal tumours and spinal trauma
- Spinal surgery and nonoperative treatment of spinal conditions
- Vascular neurosurgery and head injuries
Training and Background
Undergraduate training at New College, Oxford University (1994-2000), Surgical training in London (2005-2012), Neurosurgical research as McKissock Lecturer, (2008-2010) received the Norman Dott Medal for most outstanding performance in FRCS (SN), (2011) Marjorie Newsome Fellow, Barrow Neurological Unit, Arizona, USA (2012).
Mr Crocker has a full general neurosurgery practice with a specific expertise in spinal surgery. Most patients with spinal disease do not need surgery, however Mr Crocker works closely with non-surgical colleagues to help patients avoid surgery where it is not needed or preferred.