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Senior Orthopaedic Surgeon in Newcastle upon Tyne, appointed as Consultant in 1996 at the Freeman Hospital.
I have a 14 year experience of carrying out the Triathlon Total Knee, having undertaken the first in the UK. I am also certified to carry out Robotic assisted Total Knee Replacements using MAKO and the Triathlon knee. I carried out the first MAKO assisted Total Knee Replacement In the North East.
Areas of interest
Total Knee Replacement (Triathlon);Navigated Total Knee Replacement;Certified to under take Robotic (MAKO) Assisted Total Knee Replacement (undertook first in NorthEast); Arthroscopic Meniscectomy;Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction;Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction; Revision Total Knee Replacement;Total Hip Replacement (Cemented and Uncemented)
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr David Cressey Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- M.B. Ch.B. University of Dundee 1985
- FRCS (Orth.) Intercollegiate Exam 1995
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons England 1990
Reference number 3097890
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Orthopaedic Representative Medical Advisory Committee Newcastle Nuffield Hospital 2016
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association
- Nuffield Health Newcastle upon Tyne Hospital,...
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01434 672143
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
Newcastle Nuffield Hospital 0191281 6131