Mr Ismail Ughratdar

Consultant Neurosurgeon


Clinical Interests

  • NexStim / Trancranial Magnetic Stimulation mapping
  • Awake Craniotomy for tumours
  • Advanced MRI techniques (fMRI/DTi)

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council
  • British Medical Association
  • Society of British Neurological Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons Of Edinburgh


Personal profile

As seen on the recent BBC2 documentary “Surgeons : At the edge of life” series, Ismail qualified from St Andrews and Manchester Universities before embarking upon his neurosurgical training at Nottingham. This was followed on by super-specialist training on the prestigious fellowship program at King’s College Hospital. He has been a consultant since 2015 and has extensive practice in the management of brain tumours, CSF pathology, trauma, epilepsy and pain. He has a busy teaching and training schedule and is GMC approved as an educational supervisor.

Sub Specialty/Special Interests

  • Brain tumours
  • Epilepsy surgery
  • Pain disorders
  • CSF pathology
  • Trauma
  • Second opinions

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