Millar, Dr John Stewart

Dr John MillarMRCP FRCR




Interventional neuroradiology 

Training and education

  • Graduated from Nottingham University in 1984.
  • Neuroradiology training at the National Hospital for Neurology, Queen Square, 1993 to 1994
  • Interventional neuroradiology training, Radcliffe Infirmary Oxford, 1994 to 1995


  • Cook Fellowship in interventional neuroradiology at the University of California, San Francisco, USA, 1994


Dr Millar has worked for the Trust since July 1994. 

Key achievements

Dr Millar introduced endovascular coil treatment of cerebral aneurysms to Wessex Neurological Centre in June 1995. He led the interventional neuroradiology service which, in addition to aneurysm treatment, includes endovascular therapy of vascular malformations and tumours of the brain and spine.

Through hia involvement with the UK Neurointerventional Group, Dr Millar has advanced the clinical audit of neurointerventional procedures in the UK by developing a nationwide clinical database. 


The UKNG database: a simple audit tool for interventional neuroradiology. Millar JS, Burke, M.  Neuroradiology  2007  49:499-503