Mr Firas Jamil

FRCS Ed. & Eng. MSc (Surgery)

Mr Jamil is Lead Consultant at the the Transitional Ventilated Unit for spinal injuries at Christchurch Group's Woodlands centre in York.

A Consultant in Spinal Injuries, Mr Jamil is also Director at the Yorkshire Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield. Mr Jamil is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Academic Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Leeds Medical School. His interests are in movement disorders and the role of neuro-implants in alleviating pain and spasticity. A surgeon with a rehabilitation background, Mr Jamil is interested in the relief of posture and joint deformity to improve function, ease pain and seating problems in neurologically impaired individuals. He is also interested in assisted ventilation and phrenic nerve implants.