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Nicholas Ward was born in Leicestershire, educated at Loughborough Grammar School and went to Leeds Medical School. He joined Frimley Park Hospital in September 2010 as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot & ankle surgery. He graduated from Medical school in 1996 and having joined the army spent 2 years in Germany looking after the soldiers and families of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards. He has subsequently served as an orthopaedic surgeon in Northern Ireland, Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan and South Sudan.
He carried out his basic surgical training at Frimley Park Hospital, before entering higher specialist orthopaedic training in Wessex & Oxford. He is fellowship trained, having undertaken specialist foot & ankle fellowships in Oxford, at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, and in Portsmouth. He has lectured on foot & ankle surgery both nationally and internationally. He has published papers both on foot & ankle surgery and trauma within international journals.
His special interests are in arthroscopic surgery, forefoot surgery, rheumatoid arthritis and sports injuries. He covers all aspects of foot & ankle surgery in his NHS practice, and is part of a multi disciplinary team involved with treating diabetic foot problems. He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (BOFAS), the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), and the Combined Services Orthopaedic Society (CSOS).
Nicholas is married with three children. He enjoys running, skiing, gardening and clay pigeon shooting, when his three children permit!
Areas of interest
Arthritis; Ankle surgery; Foot surgery; Sports injuries; Arthroscopy; Ankle pain; Foot pain; Forefoot reconstruction; plantar fasciitis; Bunion surgery; Achilles tendonitis; Foot and ankle trauma; Neuroma; Tendon problems.
- Charlie Flynn
- Spire Clare Park Hospital Crondall Lane FARNHAM GU10 5XX
- 01252 895423
- 01252 850985
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Foot and Ankle Specialist,
Frimley Park NHS Trust,
Courses offered to GPs
GP and physio Foot and ankle talks readily available upon request.
- MBChB GMC 1996
- FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics) Royal College Of Surgeons 2008
- Foot and ankle Fellowship training- Mr P Cooke Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre Oxford 2009
Reference number 4310361
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedic Consultant Surgeon, 2010
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (BOFAS)
Combined Services Orthopaedic Society (CSOS)
- Spire Clare Park Hospital Crondall Lane...
- 08:30 - 18:00
- 01252 895423
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
My secretary can be contacted for queries/ concerns which will be passed onto me: Tel 01252 895423.
If she is unavailable or its more urgent please speak to the hospital Ward via switchboard. An RMO (resident medical officer) is available 24Hrs if the nurses cannot answer or deal with a problem. They will also contact me if they have any concerns/ questions and keep me informed. Tel: 01252 850216