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Mr Jonathan Clamp MB.ChB(Hons), MRCS(Eng), FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Areas of expertise:

  • Spinal surgery
  • Spinal disorders in adults and children

Services currently provided:

  • Back pain and spinal conditions in children
  • Cervical myelopathy
  • Cervical (neck) pain
  • Cervical radiculopathy (nerve root pain in the arm)
  • Lumbar (lower back) & thoracic back pain
  • Lumbar radiculopathy (sciatica) and spinal claudication (difficulty walking due to spinal stenosis)
  • Metastatic conditions of the spinal column
  • Spinal fractures and vertebral compression fractures due to osteoporosis

Clinic Times:

  • Mondays 6.30-8pm
  • Ad-hoc appointments as required



Mr Clamp graduated from the University of Liverpool School of Medicine in 2001. He undertook basic and higher surgical training in the East Midlands region before completing a two year spinal fellowship. Mr Clamp’s specialist spinal training covered all aspects of adult and paediatric spinal pathology.

Mr Clamp has published articles in peer reviewed journals, written a book chapter and written operation techniques for spinal surgical procedures. He has lectured widely on spinal topics and is a regular faculty member on other related courses.

Mr Clamp’s practice covers all aspects of spinal surgery, in particular degenerative spinal pathology, spinal trauma and metastatic spinal disease. This includes the use of minimally invasive techniques including cement augmentation and endoscopic techniques.

Mr Clamp’s NHS practice is based mainly at the Royal Derby Hospital, where he has been a Consultant since January 2013.

Research & Awards: 

Areas of degenerative, traumatic and metastatic spinal surgery pertaining to current practice. No specific sub-specialty areas declared.

Owen T Williams prize for academic achievement (undergraduate).


Numerous publications in peer reviewed journals.

Personal interests

I enjoy spending time with my family and cycling to keep fit.


Mr Jonathan Clamp works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Friendly
  • Secure Health
  • Simply Health
  • Vitality Health
  • WPA

Mr Jonathan Clamp does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Mr Jonathan Clamp does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Mr Jonathan Clamp does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

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