Mr Peter Hamlyn, Consultant Neurological and Spinal Surgeon
Mr Peter Hamlyn gained a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience and went on to qualify with a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree from University College London in 1982. He went on to complete a Medical Doctorate and undertook further neurosurgical training at The Royal London Hospital and Bart's and the London NHS trust.
Mr Hamlyn is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and in 1996 was awarded Fellowship of the Institute of Sport Medicine for his work in the field of head injury in sport.
Mr Peter Hamlyn was a member of the 2012 Olympic Bid Advisory Panel and has worked as a Medical Advisor to a number of organisations including the Society of British Neurological Surgeons, General Medical Council, Trigeminal Neuralgia Association of Great Britain, British Olympic Association, British Boxing Board of Control, The Jockey Club of Great Britain, UK Sport, Royal Ballet, GB Rowing Team, England Rugby. Mr Hamlyn works closely with a number of elite level sports teams and their players, including numerous premier league football and rugby clubs.
Mr Hamlyn was appointed as a Lead Consultant Neurosurgeon at The Royal London Hospital and was appointed Director of the Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine at Queen Mary University London in 2002. Mr Hamlyn is an Honorary Consultant Neurosurgeon at University College London Hospital and treats privately at The Princess Grace Hospital, London. He specialises in sports injuries and spinal disorders and particularly head injury in sport; he is an expert in reconstructive, restorative and minimally invasive surgery.