Mr Debapriya Bhattacharyya

Consultant Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon

MBBS, FRCS, FRCS (Neurosurg)

Personal profile

Mr Dev Bhattacharyya underwent surgical training in the midlands before entering Specialist Neurosurgical training programme in Yorkshire. He developed his special interests in epilepsy surgery for which he underwent specialist training in Germany. Further training in the use of the Gamma Knife was at The National Centre for Stereotactic Radiosurgery.

He has been a full-time Consultant in Neurosurgery in a busy teaching hospital for the last fifteen years. He is committed to teaching the undergraduate and postgraduate students and sits on various committees at the national level. He continues to engage in clinical research and has published widely.

Clinical Interests

  • General neurosurgery - cranial and spinal
  • Epilepsy surgery Treatment of facial pain, trigeminal neuralgia and cranial nerves.
  • Complex spinal surgery - including disorders of the lumbar and cervical spine, spine tumours etc.
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery - Gamma Knife

Professional Memberships

  • SBNS
  • BMA
  • ILAE
  • BASS
  • SAC of the JCST

Year qualified:

1993