Mr Sanjay Dhiran

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Mr. Sanjay Dhiran is Consultant Spinal Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust. 

Sanjay completed his basic and postgraduate qualification from The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and was sponsored by The British Council for Higher Surgical Training in Orthopaedics in the United Kingdom. 

He passed his FRCS (Trauma & Orthopedics) in 2008 and followed it with Fellowship training in Spinal Surgery at Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London and The Centre for Spinal Studies and Surgery, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham. He had a comprehensive training in all aspects of spinal surgery and have chosen degenerative spinal surgery as his sub-specialty practice. 

He has over three years of experience as a Consultant Spinal Surgeon and was included in the Specialist Register for Trauma & Orthopaedics in May 2014. 

Sanjay has keen academic interest and is a member of Learned Societies in Spine. 

Professional Membership

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Association of Spinal Surgeons
  • North American Spinal Society

Clinical Interests

  • Degenerative cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal surgery
  • Low back pain
  • Anterolateral foraminotomy
  • Back pain
  • Cervical spine surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Endoscopic minimal invasive spine surgery - lower back
  • Epidural for back pain
  • Lumbar laminectomy
  • Lumbar microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar spinal decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (MISS)

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