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Tuesday, 23 December 2014
Our Consultants
Mr S Bhagat
Mr S Bhagat 
Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Spinal consultant
Contact details:
Secretary: 01473 702097
Clinic times:
Tuesday and Friday afternoons.
Profile:
Mr Bhagat qualified from BJ Medical College, India in 1997 and obtained a Masters in Orthopaedics in 2000. Subsequently he has received further training in the UK.

He was appointed to the Ipswich Hospital Spinal Unit in September 2013. Prior to this he has been on spinal surgery fellowship training programmes in Cardiff, Cambridge, Norwich and Germany. He was awarded the Diploma of European Spine Society in 2012.

His practise involves all aspects of spinal surgery. He has had articles published in several international publications, has given presentations on various aspects of spinal surgery and has also been involved in organising charity spinal surgery mission trips to India.

Outside work, he enjoys tennis and swimming.

 

Mr D Cumming Mr D Cumming
Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Special interest in spinal surgery.
Contact details:
Direct line: 01473 702361 Secretary: 01473 702361
Clinic times:
Wednesday and Friday afternoons.
Profile:
Mr Cumming was appointed to the Trauma and Orthopaedics Department at Ipswich Hospital in July 2011. His major interest and speciliality is in degenerative spinal surgery. Mr Cumming graduated from Glasgow University in 1999 and his basic surgical training was in the West of Scotland. His higher surgical training was in the East Anglian region, with the majority of this based in Ipswich. Prior to taking up his consultant post, Mr Cumming received further spinal training in Exeter and Budapest.

 

Mr S Kaleel Mr S Kaleel
Spinal Surgery
Special interest in degenerative spinal conditions, spinal tumours and minimal invasive surgery.
Contact details:
Secretary: 01473 702751
Clinic times:
Monday mornings and Thursday afternoons.
Profile:
Mr Kaleel qualified from Coimbatore Medical College, India in 2000. He joined the East Anglian Trauma and Orthopaedic training programme in 2006. He trained in Spinal Surgery at Ipswich and Norwich during his higher surgical rotation and thereafter he went on a Spinal Surgery Fellowship at Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital in Exeter.

He was appointed to Ipswich Hospital in February 2013. His practice involves all aspect of spinal surgery and he provides a spinal on-call service as a part of five member team.

 

Mr R Lovell Mr R Lovell
Spinal surgery
Special interest in cervical spinal surgery.
Contact details:
Secretary: 01473 702704
Clinic times:
Thursday afternoons and alternate Wednesday afternoons.
Profile:
Mr Lovell qualified from University College London Medical School in 1998. He undertook his basic surgical training at University College Hospital, St. Mary’s and The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. He then joined the East Anglian Higher Surgical Training Prgramme in Trauma and Orthopaedics. During this training he specialised in spinal surgery and after gaining his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons he travelled to Australia for the prestigious year long AO Spinal fellowship in Brisbane.

Mr Lovell was appointed as a consultant in spinal surgery at The Ipswich Hospital in 2010. His practice involves all aspects of spinal surgery including trauma, deformity, infection, malignancy and degenerative conditions such as back pain and sciatica. His particular sub-speciality interests are cervical surgery and adult deformity. He has extensive experience in disc replacement surgery.

Mr Lovell is actively involved with the education of trainee surgeons and other colleagues, lecturing widely and internationally on many aspects of spinal surgery.

Outside of work Mr Lovell is a keen musician and is married with two daughters.

 

Mr J M Powell Mr J Powell
Orthopaedic Surgery
Special interest is all spinal surgery.
Contact details:
Secretary: 01473 702032
Clinic times:
Not applicable
Profile:
Mr Powell is a member of the five-man spinal team at Ipswich Hospital, providing a whole spine surgical service with 24-hour emergency care for serious and urgent spine tumours, neural compressions, infections and injuries. This by its very nature includes the cervical, thoracic and lumbar areas. His elective work covers the whole spine but with a particular interest in degenerative disc and lumbar spine surgery, tertiary referral opinion and revision surgery.

 

Mr D J Sharp Mr D Sharp
Orthopaedic Surgery
Contact details:
Secretary: 01473 702097
Clinic times:
Profile: