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After training at University College & Middlesex Hospitals School of Medicine, London, Mr Stephen undertook his basic surgical training in Nottingham. Following a year of research into osteoporosis he then went on to specialist training in orthopaedics in the Mid Trent region.
Mr Stephen undertook a sabbatical in Exeter, where the Exeter hip was developed and has also worked in Brisbane, Australia on a hip fellowship. He commenced his consultancy in Derby in 2004 and has been instrumental in developing the Royal Derby Hospital as a reference centre for the use of the Exeter hip replacement.
Other specialist interests:
Lower limb arthroplasty with special interest in the hip, including revisions and resurfacing.
Mr Stephen is a development panel member for a number of new hip replacement designs with several different companies
‘Patient-matched’ technology for knee replacements.
Recovery techniques for faster rehabilitation of patients.
Areas of interest
Hip revision surgery
injection therapies for hip and knee problems
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Divisional Medical Director for Surgery
Royal Derby Hospital
Member Professional Practice Committee
British Orthopaedic Association
Hip and knee replacement survivorship
Periprosthetic fracture treatments
- BSc University of London 1990
- MB BS University College Hospital, London 1993
- FRCS(Eng) RCS England 1997
- FRCS(Tr & Orth) JCST 2002
Reference number 4020778
Affiliations / memberships
member British Orthopaedic Association
member British Hip Society
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.