Mr Robert Ashford: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr Robert Ashford

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

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Specialises in

  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Oncological (bone tumour)

About me

Mr Ashford is sub-specialist trained in joint reconstruction and bone and soft tissue tumour surgery having undertaken fellowships at both The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, UK and the New South Wales Bone & Soft Tissue Tumour Service in Sydney, Australia.

He was appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic and Musculoskeletal Tumour Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and the East Midlands Sarcoma Service in 2007. Mr Ashford has extensive experience in the treatment of a wide variety of hip and knee conditions, bone and soft tissue tumours and trauma. Mr Ashford has published extensively in these fields. He has been awarded an MD for his thesis entitled "Improving the patient journey in breast cancer metastatic to the skeleton" by the University of Sheffield.

He is an Honorary Associate Professor in Cancer Studies at the University of Leicester.

Mr Ashford was selected by the British Orthopaedic Association for the 2014 American-British-Canadian Traveling Fellowship. The ABC Fellowship is a prestigious, highly competitive and sought-after honour awarded to leaders in the field of orthopaedic surgery.

ABC Fellows present their research and act as international ambassadors for the BOA as they learn about healthcare and research in their host countries. Mr Ashford is the first Leicester Surgeon to be named an ABC Fellow.

Areas of interest

Knee surgery; Hip disorders;
Oncology - surgical
Sarcoma Surgery
Musculoskeletal Tumours
Skeletal Metastases
Sarcoma

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Procedures completed

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (1-5)

  • W3712

    Primary total hip replacement +/- cement - (1-5)

    Spire Leicester Hospital (1-5)

  • S0651

    Removal of benign lesion on trunk or limbs less than 10 cm in diameter or on scalp less than 5cm in diameter (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

    Spire Leicester Hospital (1-5)

  • T0133

    Excision of chest wall tumour - without chest wall reconstruction - (1-5)

  • W0950

    Radical clearance of sarcoma of trunk or limbs, +/- amputation or insertion of prosthesis - (1-5)

  • W4200

    Complex primary total knee replacement (i.e. including bone graft, augmentation or osteotomy) - (1-5)

    Spire Leicester Hospital (1-5)

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