Sanjay Dhiran

Sanjay Dhiran is an experienced consultant spine surgeon who has trained throughout the UK and internationally in India and Belgium.

Medbelle positionConsultant Spinal Surgeon
TitlesMS Orth, MRCS, FRCS (Orth)
SpecialisationSpinal Conditions and Prcoedures
Experience21 years
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
Sanjay Dhiran


Sanjay Dhiran is a highly-experienced consultant spinal surgeon specialising in spine conditions, injuries, and procedures. After training extensively, Sanjay decided on degenerative spinal surgery as his sub-speciality. Sanjay has a keen academic interest and is a member of Learned Societies in Spine. Sanjay is known for being very accommodating to patients and also speaks fluent Hindu and Tamil. Patients describe him as comforting, precise and professional.


  • 2015 - Present: Consultant Spinal Surgeon University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Leicester Nuffield
  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Spire Leicester
  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Circle Three Shires
  • Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Ramsay Woodland


  • MS (Orth) Madras Medical College, The Tamilnadu MGR Medical University, Chennai, India 2000
  • FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2008
  • European Diploma Spine Course Eurospine Foundation, 2012
  • MBBS Stanley Medical College, The Tamilnadu MGR Medical University, Chennai, India 1996
  • MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2004
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Evidence-based Medicine University of Teesside, Middlesborough, 2006
  • Diploma Orthopaedics, SICOT SICOT, Belgium, 2008
  • Brit Spine Travelling Fellowship, 2016

Professional memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC Number): 5209400
  • British Associations of Spine Surgeons (BASS)
  • North American Spine Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEdinb)

Specialist surgical interests

  • Degenerative cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal surgery
  • Low back pain
  • Cervical spine surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Epidural for back pain
  • Lumbar laminectomy
  • Lumbar microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar spinal decompression
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery (MISS)
  • Sciatica
  • Slipped disc
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Disc disease
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebral compression fractures
  • Lumbar spine (diseases and disorders)
  • Degenerative spine disorders
  • Back pain
  • Spine
  • Spinal disease
  • Cervical spine (diseases and disorders)
  • Neck pain; spinal surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimal access spinal surgery
  • Invasive Spinal surgery
  • Spinal injections
  • Nerve root block
  • foraminal epidural
  • Vertebroplasty
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Spine pain
  • Spinal pain
  • Sacroiliac pain
  • SI joint pain
  • SI joint arthritis
  • Coccyx pain
  • Coccydynia


Leicester Nuffield

Scraptoft Ln



Ramsay Woodland

Rothwell Rd



NN16 8XF

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