Mr Kia Rezajooi

Mr Kia Rezajooi

Mr Kia Rezajooi
Consultant Neurological and Spinal Surgeon
NHS Contact Details:
+44 (0)20 3947 0053
Private Care Enquiries:
Degenerative Spine Surgery and Spinal Injury
Specialist clinical interests:
Cervical and lumbar disc disease, cervical artificial discs, spinal trauma, complex spinal neurosurgery including spinal tumours, syringomyelia, spinal stimulators and intrathecal devices.
Research interests:

Spinal cord injury and neuroregeneration, spinal tumours, management of degenerative spinal conditions.

Professional profile:

Appointed as Consultant Neurological and Spinal Surgeon at Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in 2008.

Education and training:

Graduated from University of Bristol 1992
Postgraduate surgical training on the St Mary’s surgical rotation
Neurosurgical training on the North Thames Neurosurgery rotation
MD(Res) thesis at University College London
Complex Spinal Fellowship at National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

Society of British Neurological Surgeons
British Association of Spinal Surgeons
Royal College of Surgeons of England
General Medical Council
Medical Defence Union
Royal Society of Medicine

Altaf F, Movlik H, Brew S, Rezajooi K, Casey A. Osteochondroma of C1 causing vertebral artery occlusion. Br J Neurosurg. 2012 Jul 31.

Kazzaz D, Khalifa M, Alorjan M, Shaw M, Rezajooi K, Saifuddin A. Malignant PEComa of the lumbar vertebra: a rare bone tumour. Skeletal Radiol. 2012 Nov;41(11):1465-8

Kabir SM, Alabi J, Rezajooi K, Casey AT. Anterior cervical corpectomy: review and comparison of results using titanium mesh cages and carbon fibre reinforced polymer cages. Br J Neurosurg. 2010 Oct;24(5):542-6.

Rashid A, Abdul-Jabar HB, Karmani S, Rezajooi K, Casey AT. Giant paravertebral myxoma. Eur Spine J. 2011 Jul;20 Suppl 2:S138-42. Epub 2010 May 21

Kabir SM, Thompson D, Rezajooi K, Casey AT. Non-dysraphic intradural spinal cord lipoma: case series, literature review and guidelines for management. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2010 Jul;152(7):1139-44. Epub 2010 Mar 10. Review.

Haliasos N, Rezajooi K, O'neill KS, Van Dellen J, Hudovsky A, Nouraei S. Financial and clinical governance implications of clinical coding accuracy in neurosurgery: a multidisciplinary audit. Br J Neurosurg. 2010 Apr;24(2):191-5.

Nurboja B, Rezajooi K, Newton M, Casey ATH. Spinal meningocele secondary to iatrogenic dural puncture during epidural for childbirth - 5 year history of headache with a spinal aetiology. J Neuros Spine. 2009 Dec;11(6):764-7

Vignes JR, Sesay M, Rezajooi K, Gimbert E, Liguoro D. Peritumoral edema and prognosis in intracranial meningioma surgery. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 15 2008 764–768

Hossain-Ibrahim MK, Rezajooi K, Stallcup WB, Lieberman AR, Anderson PN. Analysis of axonal regeneration in the central and peripheral nervous systems of the NG2-deficient mouse.BMC Neurosci. 2007 Sep 27;8(1):80

Park D, Rezajooi K, Sabin HI. Lemierre’s Syndrome – an unusual manifestation of spinal infection. J Bone and Joint Surgery, Feb 2006 88-B: 261-2

Hossain-Ibrahim MK, Rezajooi K, MacNally JK, Mason MR, Lieberman AR, Anderson PN. Effects of lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation on expression of growth-associated genes by corticospinal neurons. BMC Neurosci. 2006 Jan 24;7:8

Joshi S, Hewitt R, Storr H, Rezajooi K, Ellamushi H, Grossman A, Savage M and Afshar F. Cushing’s disease in children and adolescents: 20 years of experience in a single neurosurgical centre. Neurosurgery. 2005 August: 57(2): 281-285

Rezajooi K, Pavlides M, Winterbottom J, Stallcup WB, Hamlyn PJ, Lieberman AR, Anderson PN.  NG2 proteoglycan expression in the peripheral nervous system: upregulation following injury and comparison with CNS lesions. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2004 Apr;25(4):572-84.

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