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Prof. Philip Gishen, Consultant Orhtopaedic Radiologist

Specialist Details
Full name

Prof. Philip Gishen

Qualifications

MB BCh DMRD FRCR

Title

Consultant Radiologist

Specialties

Radiology

Site specialisation

Imaging, diagnosis and treatment of lower back pain

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Imaging, diagnosis and treatment of lower back pain

Background Information
Biography

Professor Gishen is Head of the Department of Imaging at Hammersmith, Charing Cross and St Mary's Hospitals. 
 
He specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of lower back pain and sciatica using all radiological modalities (plain film, lumbar spine, screening, CT, MR, and Isotope scanning including SPECT-CT and PET-CT) to establish the most accurate diagnosis and treatment possible.  He readily reports on plain films, CT and magnetic resonance scans. 
 
He has published widely on topics related to back pain and sciatica.

Languages spoken

English, Afrikaans

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

No

Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: Sat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7460 5700

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

1968

Memberships

Royal College of Radiologists, Royal Society of Medicine, Medical Protection Society

NHS hospitals

Hammersmith/Charing Cross

Posts

Director of Imaging Hammersmith and Charing Cross Hospitals NHS

Research interests

Diagnosis and treatment of lower back pain

Key published papers
Website

Media coverage

Our consultants regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.