Mr Bob Chatterjee

Job title

Consultant spinal surgeon

Qualifications

MBBS, MSc (Distinction), MRCS, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

GMC Number

4217004

Contact details

Phone number: 020 8375 1793

Email address: bob.chatterjee@nhs.net

PA/secretary email address: jackie.headley@nhs.net

Related services

Trauma and orthopaedics

Biography

Mr Bob Chatterjee is a full time consultant spinal surgeon practising in London. He qualified from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London, before undertaking surgical training in Oxford. He was awarded a Culyer Foundation research grant and wrote his thesis in biomechanics and biomaterials at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore.  After completing orthopaedic specialist training on the UCH rotation, London, he was awarded a RCS fellowship in spinal deformity and degenerative surgery at the Norfolk and Norwich Hospitals and a neurosurgical spinal Fellowship at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. His clinical and research interests include minimal access spinal surgery, adult deformity surgery and the biomechanics of lumbar fusion. One of his major passions is teaching and his commitments range from lecturing internationally to SpR training on several London teaching programmes. He is an active member of the British Association of Spinal Surgeons residing on both education and research committees.  He is a spinal advisor to the NHS and is a consultant editor on two periodicals and reviews spinal articles for several journals. In line with his research interests, he holds honorary research contracts at both RNOH, Stanmore and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals.