- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
Orthopaedic Surgeon, 70% of which is Paediatric - both orthopaedic and trauma work. Treatment of patients with a wide variety of childhood conditions including; DDH (development dysplasia of the hip)/ CDG (congenital dislocation of the hip), perthes disease, clubfeet, cerebral palsy and other neuromuscular conditions.
Limb construction work includes limb lengthening and correction of deformity.
Set up Paediatric hip screening clinic within the NHS for early detection and treatment of DDH/CDH. Also participates in a multidisciplinary gait clinic for children predominantly with cerebral palsy.
Areas of interest
Paediatric orthopaedics - DDH, club feet
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr John Thornton Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Chelsea and Westminster
Reference number 2955896
Affiliations / memberships
British Society for Childrens Orthopaedic Surgery, British Limb Reconstruction Society