Team Profiles

Dr. Arul Ganeshan BSc MBBCh MRCP (UK) FRCR

Tel: 07414173369

e-mail: drganeshan(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)thespinegroup.co.uk

Arul Ganeshan is a Consultant Interventional Radiologist with a specialised practice for structural back pain and is a founder member of The Spine Group.

He was made a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2004 and Royal College of Radiologists in 2007.

Arul underwent Radiology training in Oxford before taking up a fellowship at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver where he received specialist training in all aspects of spinal imaging and intervention. In particular he gained considerable experience performing percutaneous vertebral augmentation (vertebroplasty) procedures. He is internationally recognised in the field of Interventional Radiology having published over 40 scientific papers in some of the World’s leading journals.

He practices at BMI The Priory hospital, BMI Heath Lodge Clinic, Spire Parkway and Spire Little Aston Hospitals. He works as a Consultant Interventional Radiologist at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Arul is affiliated with the University of Birmingham Medical School as an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer and is heavily involved with undergraduate and post graduate medical education. He lectures both nationally and internationally on various aspects of diagnostic and therapeutic radiology.

Dr. Edward Hoey MBBCh BAO MRCP (UK) FRCR

Tel: 07414173369

e-mail: drhoey(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)thespinegroup.co.uk

Edward Hoey is a Consultant Radiologist with particular specialisation in MRI and CT scanning. He is a founder member of The Spine Group and in charge of administration and organisation.

He was made a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2003 and Royal College of Radiologists in 2007.

He underwent radiology training in Leeds before undertaking fellowship training in Cambridge, UK. His particular interests are spinal and cardiac MRI. He is internationally recognised in the field of cross-sectional Radiology having published over 50 scientific papers in some of the World’s leading journals. Edward is actively involved in research and sits on the Editorial Board of the Postgraduate Medical Journal. He has authored 5 textbooks covering all aspects of Diagnostic Radiology.

He practices at BMI The Priory hospital, BMI Heath Lodge Clinic, Spire Parkway and Spire Little Aston Hospitals. He works as a Consultant Radiologist at Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Edward is affiliated with the University of Birmingham Medical School as an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer and is heavily involved with undergraduate and post graduate medical education.

Dr Arvind Sinha MBBS MD FRCP

Tel: 07414173369

Arvind Sinha is a Consultant Rheumatologist and a member of The Spine Group.

He was made a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians in 2008 having passed his Membership examination in 1998

He underwent Rheumatology training in Wales. He is a specialist in all aspects of Rheumatology and has special interest in inflammatory joint diseases, osteoporosis and connective tissue diseases. He is actively involved in research and is currently running a number of multi-centre research trials.

He practices at BMI The Priory Hospital, Spire Parkway and Spire Little Aston hospitals. He works as a Consultant Rheumatologist at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust.

Arvind is associated with the University of Birmingham and is actively involved with undergraduate and postgraduate medical education.