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I graduated from Leeds Medical School with honours in 2000. Following basic surgical training I was appointed to the to the Yorkshire orthopaedic training program in 2005. I was awarded the fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2010 and was added to the Specialist Register for Trauma and Orthopaedics in 2011.
I undertook 2 fellowships during this period. In 2011 I worked with Nick London in Harrogate gaining expertise in all aspects of knee surgery, and in 2012 following prior to my appointment at Calderdale I undertook an arthroplasty fellowship in York specialising in all forms of knee and hip replacement.
Areas of interest
Young adult knee pain; Treatment of cartilage / meniscal injury including repair; Arthroscopic knee surgery; Treatment of knee arthritis using Partial / Unicompartmental Knee replacement where possible; Total knee replacement; Hip replacement
- Melanie Hibbin
- Spire Elland Hospital Elland Lane ELLAND HX5 9EB
- 01422 324037
Anaesthetists worked with
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in knee and hip surgery
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust
I am married with two young sons and spend most of my time outside of work either with my family or playing sport. I am a keen runner and have run several marathons and half marathons.
I also play golf regularly and manage to maintain a single figure handicap.
Courses offered to GPs
I am very happy to provide talks / seminars on a variety of knee conditions on request.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- MBChB (with honours) University of Leeds 2000
- MRCS (Glasg) The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 2003
- MRCS The Royal College of Surgeons of England 2004
- FRCS (Tr&Orth) The Royal College of Surgeons of England 2010
- Zimmer Knee Fellowship Harrogate District Hospital 2011
- York Arthroplasty Fellowship York NHS Trust 2012
Reference number 4716448
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics, 2011
Affiliations / memberships
- Spire Elland Hospital, HX5 9EB
- 14:00 - 20:00
- 01422 324000
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
01422 324094. I will then be contacted accordingly