Nissen, Mr. Justin J

Mr, Justin J NissenConsultant Neurosurgeon

  • Consultant Neurosurgeon
  • Tel: 0191 2823019
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  • Qualifications: BMedSci, BM, BS, FRCS(Neurosrgery)
  • Special Interests

    Spine Surgery

  • Biography

    Mr Nissen graduated from Nottingham University and completed his Higher Surgical Training in Neurosurgery at Newcastle General Hospital.

    He undertook a further period of specialist spinal surgery training in Newcastle prior to his appointment as consultant Neurosurgeon.

    He has previously been the Training Program Director for Neurosurgery in the Northern Deanery and is a current examiner for the Intercollegiate Exam in Neurosurgery.

    His specialist expertise is in the treatment of a wide range of spinal disorders, including cervical and lumbar disc disease, thoracic disc prolapse, spinal cord tumours, Syringomyelia and other intra-dural micro-surgical spinal disorders.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Royal Victoria Infirmary

  • Clinics Provided

    Thursday afternoon

  • Name of Secretary
    Katie Urwin
  • Justin Nissen 
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