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Your Expert Witness


Professor A D Mendelow

59 Edge Hill
Darras Hall
NE20 9RR

Contact Person: Professor Mendelow
Qualifications: MBBCh FRCS PhD FRCSEd (Surgical Neurology)
Phone: 0191 208 5766
Fax: 0191 208 5762
Occupation: Consultant Neurosurgeon (retired)
Secretary: Michaila Patterson - Michaila.patterson@ncl.ac.uk
Phone: 07947 746124

Professor A D Mendelow MBBCh FRCS PhD FRCSEd (Surgical Neurology)

Consultant Neurosurgeon (retired)

Professor Mendelow acts as an expert witness in cases relating to neurosurgery, including the preparation of medico-legal reports and appearing in court.

His specialist areas of expertise include:

  • Disc protrusion
  • Head injury
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal injury
  • Subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • Cerebral haemorrhage
  • Brain abscess
  • Spinal abscess
  • Brain & spinal tumour
  • Operative neurosurgery
  • Paraplegia

Professor Mendelow specialises in the effect of delay in treatment, investigation or referral on outcome in neurosurgical conditions and the effect of timing of treatment.

He was Head of the Academic Department of Neurosurgery and one of Britain's Top Doctors (2010) and Top Surgeons (2011) in Times of London's Magazine.

Professor Mendelow can take instructions on behalf of either claimant or defendant or as a Single Joint Expert.