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- Open Referral network
Mr Squires was appointed consultant in 2003. He did his registrar training on the Bristol Rotation and then went on to do fellowship level training in Exeter. Mr Squires now concentrates on hip and knee replacement surgery including revision operations. He performs approximately 250 joint replacements a year and has a wide experience of revision surgery. As of November 2017 he had carried out more than 700 revision procedures.
Areas of interest
Revision surgery (orthopaedic); Hip replacement surgery; Knee replacement surgery
- Sue Wills
- Nuffield Hospital Taunton Staplegrove TAUNTON TA2 6AN
- 07854 126627
Anaesthetists worked with
Mr Ben Squires has worked with Dr Richard Innes at the following hospitals:
- Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital (1-5)
Mr Ben Squires has worked with Dr James A Sidney at the following hospitals:
- Nuffield Health Taunton Hospital (1-5)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Orthopaedic Consultant, Musgrove Park Hospital
Taunton - Since 2003
Clinical Lead Orthopaedics 2014-16
Kings Fund Patient Experience Project 2012 – Lead
National Joint Registry Local Lead
The use of total hip replacement to treat fractured neck of femur.
Ex International rower and three times winner at Henley Royal regatta.
Walking on the Quantocks.
The Solomon Award 1996
For the most outstanding registrar clinical research paper presented at the AOC
South West Orthopaedic Association Swansea 1997
Prize for best clinical paper.
British Association of Orthopaedics / Sanofi – Synthelabo Travelling Fellowship 2002
Squires B, Gillatt D, Massive bladder calculus as a complication of a titanium prostatic stent.
British Journal of Urology. 75 (2) :252-3 1995 (Feb)
Intramedullary nailing. A report on a course attended at the Royal College of Surgeons.
Surgery Feb 1996
Squires B, Gargan M F, Bannister G. C, 15 year follow up of soft tissue injuries to the cervical spine.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br) 1997;78B:955-958
Squires B, Bannister G. C, Displaced fractured neck of femur in mobile independent patients; total hip replacement or hemiarthroplasty?
Injury 30 (1999) 345-348
Squires B, Allen P E, Livingstone J, Atkins R M. Tuberosity fractures of the calcaneum.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br) 2001; 83B:55-61
Squires B and Learmonth I D . Empowerment of patients fact or fiction?
British Medical Journal 2003; 326: 710
R.P. Baker, B. Squires, M.F. Gargan, and G.C. Bannister. Total Hip Arthroplasty and Hemiarthroplasty in Mobile, Independent Patients with a Displaced Intracapsular Fracture of the Femoral Neck. A Randomized, Controlled Trial
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2006;88:2583-2589.
S C Lewthwaite, B Squires, A J Timperley, G A Gie, R S M Ling.
The Exeter Universal hip replacement in patients50 years or younger at 10_17 years followup.
Clin Orthop Relat Res 2008; 466: 324-331.
Atwal N, George A, Squires B, Marsh CH.
Lactobacillus as a rare cause of an infected total knee replacement: a case report.
J Med Case Rep. 2009 Jul 31;3:7441. doi: 10.4076/1752-1947-3-7441.
Barnett AJ, Burston BJ, Atwal N, Gillespie G, Omari AM, Squires B.
Large diameter femoral head uncemented total hip replacement to treat fractured neck of femur
Injury. 2009 Jul;40(7):752-5
Rooker J, Bannister M, Amirfeyz R, Squires B, Gargan M, Bannister G.
Whiplash injury: 30-year follow-up of a single series.
J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2010 Jun;92(6):853-
Avery PP, Baker RP, Walton MJ, Rooker JC, Squires B, Gargan MF, Bannister GC.
Total hip replacement and hemiarthroplasty in mobile, independent patients with a displaced intracapsular fracture of the femoral neck: a seven- to ten-year follow-up report of a prospective randomised controlled trial.
J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2011 Aug;93(8):1045-8.
Gosling OB, Hunter AE, Edwards GA, Squires B.
An unusual cause of Grey Turner's sign.
British Medical Journal Case Rep. 2013 May 15;2013
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- MBBS Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, London 1990
- FRCS RCS London 1995
- FRCS (Tr. & Orth.) RCS London 2000
- Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Fellowship "The Ling Fellowship" Princess Elizabeth Orthopedic Hospital, Exeter. 2000
Reference number 3498068
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics , 2003
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society
British Medical Association
- Staplegrove ElmTAUNTONTA2 6AN
- 14:00 - 18:00
- 01823 286991
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Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (1-5)
Primary total hip replacement +/- cement - (1-5)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (1-5)