Mr Andrew Quaile F.R.C.S. is a consultant spinal and orthopaedic surgeon, providing treatment at The Hampshire Clinic, Old Basing, Basingstoke, Hampshire and Mount Alvernia Hospital, Harvey Rd, Guildford, Surrey. He has developed the ‘One Stop Clinic’ which offers initial assessment, MRI scan, review appointment and treatment plan all within a single day. At present he is one of only fifty five full-time spinal orthopaedic surgeons practising in the United Kingdom. Mr Quaile is Medical Director of SpineWorks which is based within The Hampshire Clinic, Basingstoke. SpineWorks has a team of consultant spinal surgeons, sonsultant pain specialists and clinical psychologists who work closely together, are highly motivated, and are committed to providing a caring and comprehensive service for patients. SpineWorks provides consultations on a wide range of spinal and back problems, running a wide range of events throughout the South-East. As well as offering expertise and advice to the general public, SpineWorks is committed to educating all levels of health professionals in back care best practice. Mr Quaile lectures at numerous meetings, seminars and conferences to medical & nursing colleagues, physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths and members of the public. He is committed to education, organising and hosting complimentary conferences with the SpineWorks team every year, with the aim of updating allied health practitioners and medical & nursing colleagues on advances in treatment of the spine. Mr Quaile regularly provides training on the AxiaLIF, teaching and demonstrating this surgical technique to other surgeons in the UK and overseas. He is on the Clinical Board for AxiaLIF, Vienna 2008 and teaches on courses in Salzburg. The AxiaLIF is a minimally invasive surgical technique that creates a fusion at L5/S1. Mr Quaile is medical advisor to the BMI SpineCare product and to The Back Show, held annually in London. In September 2008 he was a finalist in the Independent Health Care Awards, held in London, in the category Best Medical Practice. Please visit our SpineWorks blog page on www.spine-works.com/blog for the latest news regarding the team.