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Lee Breakwell: MB ChB MSc FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Adult Spinal Surgery

Qualifications: MB ChB MSc FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Year Qualified: 1994
Position: Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon / Data Protection Office for SOL
Orthopaedic Speciality: Adult Spinal Surgery
Memberships: British Association of Spinal Surgeons, British Orthopaedic Association, British Medical Association, Medical Protection Society
NHS Base: Northern General and Sheffield Children’s Hospitals
Medical Secretary: Sue Booth
Contact Telephone Number: 0114 263 2131
Contact Email: sue.booth@sheffieldorthopaedics.com
SOP: Mr Michael Reddington

Lee Breakwell trained in Sheffield and Birmingham before fellowships in St Louis, San Diego and Nottingham. He is a Consultant adult and paediatric spinal specialist.

Lee was a medical student in Sheffield qualifying in 1994. He worked in Sheffield until 1999 when he began his Orthopaedic training in the West Midlands working at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital.
He specialised in Spinal surgery before completing three fellowships in spinal deformity and reconstruction in St Louis and San Diego in the USA, followed by the British Orthopaedic Association National Fellowship in Nottingham.

Lee Breakwell has a full time Spinal practice in the National Health Service. He leads on several national and international research projects at Sheffield Children's Hospital. He represents Spinal Surgeons on the Council of the British Orthopaedic Association, and is Treasurer of the British Scoliosis Society.

Lee undertakes all forms of Spinal surgery including the treatment of degenerative conditions, scoliosis, tumours, trauma and infections.

He enjoys teaching and regularly participate in International educational programmes.

"Thank you for a successful procedure which removed the pain that had been present for 10 months…thank you for your skill and concern for my well-being achieving a most successful outcome"   - After removal of a cyst compressing the left L5 nerve root ( Spinal )

"All my arm pain has gone! You have changed my life! Thank you"   - Two months following neck fusion surgery (ACDF) ( Spinal )

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