Neurosurgery in Queen Square

Queen Square is the location for the United Kingdom’s largest hospital dedicated to neurological disease.

Queen Square is the home to a comprehensive neurosurgical service which covers the full range of neurosurgical pathologies, including all cranial and simple spinal conditions. The consultant neurosurgeons of Queen Square work in close partnership with their neurology colleagues, as well as the nearby UCL Institute of Neurology to foster an atmosphere of academic excellence which ensures that Queen Square remains at the forefront of modern neurosurgery and clinical research.

The consultant neurosurgeons of Queen Square provide a National and International service for neurosurgical problems, treating patients with:

  • Acoustic Neuromas – including the use of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
  • Brain Tumours – including, where appropriate, the use of Interventional MRI (iMRI) and awake craniotomy
  • Cerebral Aneurysms and Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intracerebral Haemorrhage
  • Meningiomas
  • Movement Disorders – including the use of deep brain stimulation
  • Trigeminal neuralgia

In addition, complex interdisciplinary procedures are often performed in conjunction with consultants from other specialties, including ENT, maxillofacial and plastic surgery.

With its strong reputation for both surgical and academic excellence, Queen Square is in a unique position for the diagnosis, investigation and treatment of neurological disease. Private patients seeking care in Queen Square can be assured that they will receive the highest standards of care, all within a world renowned location.

Our referrals coordinators are on hand to provide you with any assistance you may need to find the most appropriate specialist. Please contact us by phone, email, or through our online enquiry form and one of our team will be in touch.

Letter to Mr Neil Kitchen, Consultant Neurosurgeon

have nothing but praise and admiration for Mr Kitchen and his team who have treated me with professionalism and great skill.  They have truly performed a miracle.