Mr Alexander Baker

Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon

Mb ChB BSc MSC MRCS FRCS (Tr &Orth) DipTH, BSL Level II

Personal profile

Trained in Edinburgh and Newcastle, in centres of excellence for spinal surgery, with some of the world’s most highly respected spinal surgeons, Mr Baker has over fifteen years experience since qualifying as a doctor. His current consultant appointment is at the Specialist Centre for Spinal Surgery, Royal Preston Hospital.

Mr. Baker is firmly committed to holistic, patient-centered care, in which individuals are fully informed and involved in every step of their treatment.  He takes his time to get to know all his patients and will always take the time to address any questions or concerns you may have.

Alex lives in the Ribble Valley, with his wife and young son.

He is a committed Christian and an ordained Minister in Secular Employment, in the Church of England. He enjoys sailing, skiing as well as keeping pigs and chickens!  He is conversant in British Sign Language.  

Professional Membership



  • British Association of Spine Surgeons

  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • British Association of Back Pain Research

Clinical Interests



  • Lumbar and Cervical Spinal Surgery

  • Sciatic, Slipped Discs

  • Trapped Nerve

  • Radiculopathy

  • Spinal Stenosis

  • Degenerative scoliosis

  • Back pain  

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