Mr Surash Surash is a Consultant Neurosurgeon based in Newcastle since 2011. He completed his Neurosurgical training in Leeds. He is also Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University. Mr Surash has medico-legal experience and has undertaken specialist expert witness training.
Mr Surash has an excellent knowledge of Neurosurgery with special interests in:
· Degenerative spinal problems of the cervical and lumbar spine
· Cauda Equina Syndrome and Cervical Myelopathy
· Head Injury
· Adult CSF disorders and Chiari malformations
He completed his LLM in Medical Law at Northumbria University in 2019 and achieved an LLM with Commendation. He completed his dissertation on Gross Negligence Manslaughter entitled “Was the Bawa-Garba case ‘truly exceptionally bad’ or has it brought into doubt the legal threshold for Gross Negligence Manslaughter in English Criminal Courts. Is it time for a radical rethink into how Gross Negligence Manslaughter is decided by the English Courts?”
Mr Surash is widely published and has presented internationally and is Associate Editor of the British Journal of Neurosurgery. Mr Surash also has an active research interest and works with groups in North America and Europe.
LL.M with Commendation 2019, Northumbria University - Royal Society Medicine: Expert Witness Masterclass. BPP Law School London 2018 - PG Diploma Medical Law 2018 Northumbria University - PG Certificate Medical Law, Northumbria University 2017.