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Mr Ravindra Nannapaneni is a leading Consultant Neurosurgeon in Cardiff and Newport who specialises in diseases and disorders of the cervical and lumbar spine,  causing back and neck pain. He uses minimally invasive techniques  and regularly undertakes surgery for complex intradural conditions including spinal tumours. His other areas  of expertise include the management of hydrocephalus and brain tumours.  

Since 2005, Mr Nannapaneni has been a Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon at the University Hospital of Wales NHS in Cardiff. His private practice is held at Spire Cardiff Hospital and St Joseph's  Hospital in Newport, where he offers face-to-face, telephone and video consultations. 

Mr Nannapaneni regularly performs lumbar microdiscectomy, anterior cervical discectomy, cervical foramenotomy, disc replacement surgery, laminoplasty , spinal fixation,  endoscopic and open brain surgery. He has undertaken fellowships in  Spinal neurosurgery and skull base surgery.

Especialista en

Degenerative disc disease


Minimally invasive spinal surgery

What is minimally-invasive spinal surgery? Minimally invasive spine surgery, sometimes known as ...

Brain tumour

What are brain tumours?    A brain tumour is the abnormal growth of cells...


What is hydrocephalus? Hydrocephalus is the name given to the build-up of excess cerebrospinal fluid in the brain...

Back pain


Chiari malformations

What is a Chiari malformation? Chiari malformations are structural defects in the skull and cerebellum - the part of the brain tha...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • Arm pain
  • Arthroplasty
  • Back pain
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Brain haemorrhage
  • Brain metastasis
  • Brain MRI
  • Brain tumour
  • Cavernoma
  • Chiari malformations
  • Craniocervical junction abnormalities
  • CSF Leak
  • CT scan (CAT)
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Discectomy
  • Endoscopic skull base surgery
  • Facial pain
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Laminectomy
  • Low back pain
  • Lumbar discectomy
  • Lumbar fusion
  • Lumbar herniated disc
  • Lumbar nerve root block
  • Medial branch block
  • Medicolegal
  • Minimal access surgery (keyhole surgery)
  • Minimally invasive spinal surgery
  • Neck pain
  • Nervous system
  • Nervous system malformations
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Sciatica
  • Skull base surgery
  • Skull base tumours
  • Skull fracture
  • Slipped disc
  • Spina bifida
  • Spinal cancer
  • Spinal disc replacement
  • Spinal endoscopy
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spinal injections
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spinal surgery
  • Spine fracture
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Subdural haematoma
  • Tarlov cyst
  • Tethered spinal cord
  • Trapped nerve
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vascular malformations

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  • Spire Cardiff Hospital
    Glamorgan House, Croescadarn Road, Pontprennau CF23 8XL - Cardiff
    (+44) 02921057992
  • St Joseph's Hospital
    Harding Avenue NP20 6ZE - Newport
    (+44) 02921057604

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