Richard Edwards BSc MBBS FRCS FRCS MD
Circle Bath Hospital
Consultant Paediatric Neurosurgeon at Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
Richard Edwards is a Consultant Adult & Paediatric Neurosurgeon based in Bristol,U.K. His main areas of surgical expertise include:
Brain tumours in adults and children: He has a particular interest in brainstem tumours and ependymoma.
Spinal Surgery: including surgery for cranio-cervical instability in children, daycase spinal surgery, spinal cord tumours.
Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy for diplegic cerebral palsy. In 2011 Bristol became the first centre to offer this procedure in the UK, using the technique initially developed by T S Park in St Louis.
Hydrocephalus, including Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus.
Current areas of research include head injury, including non-accidental injury; intra-operative monitoring of cerebellar function; hydrocephalus.
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Michiel van den Brekel The Netherlands Cancer Institute
Vocal and pulmonary rehabilitation after total laryngectomy
Sanjay P Prabhu Boston Children’s Hospital & Harvard Medical School
Evolving role of machine learning in brain tumour imaging
Mylaine Riobe MD, FABOIM, FACOG Riobe Institute of Integrative Medicine
Cancer is not random! Evolving mechanisms for cancer causation and prevention
Dr Ioanna Nixon Beatson West of Scotland Cancer center, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
When the oncologist meets the patient: value of compassion. How well are we doing?
Chris Curtis The Swallows Head & Neck Cancer Charity
A patient’s journey ‘Cancer to the palace in 6yrs’