Mr George Verghese (m)

Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon

QualificationsFRCS Orth., MCh Orth., DNB Orth., MS,

Main NHS base:

  • Royal Free Hospital / Barnet Hospital

Clinical interests:

  • Spinal degenerative conditions
  • The ageing spine
  • Back pain
  • Sciatica
  • Neck pain
  • Hip and knee arthritis
  • Spinal Injections
  • Discectomy / Spinal Decompression
  • Kyphoplasty / Vertebroplasty
  • Dynamic Spinal Stabilization
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Hip and knee replacement surgery

Training & background:

I am a Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon.

I accept referrals of patients with: Back and neck pain; Sciatica; Degenerative disc disease (DDD); Spondylolisthesis; Vertebral collapse fractures (osteoporotic fractures); Sacro-Iliac pain; Complex spinal / musculoskeletal pain; Hip and Knee Arthritis.

My graduate medical qualifications are from the Armed Forces’ Medical College in India (AFMC), and I have obtained post-graduate qualifications from both India & the UK. Although I have had a broad based training in Orthopaedics, my main area of specialist interest is in Spinal Surgery, and I am a member of the British Association of Spinal Surgeons (BASS:

My Fellowship training has been as follows:
– Spinal Fellowship from Oswestry
– Hip / Knee Replacement Fellowship from Wrightington

I am also a keen Trauma surgeon and am strongly committed to teaching Trauma Management skills to our local Trainees, while also staying active nationally on the faculty of the AO (

Member of:

  • BOA (British Orthopaedic Association), BASS (British Association of Spinal Surgeons)
  • AO Faculty
  • MRCS Examiner
  • Member of the Stanmore Research Ethics Committee
  • Technology Reviewer (NIHR)
  • Journal Reviewer (BJJ)BOA (British Orthopaedic Association), BASS (British Association of Spinal Surgeons),


Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

M: Monthly sessions       A: Consulting alternative weeks       A/H: Ad Hoc

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