Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre
Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) is a world-renowned centre of clinical excellence and one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the UK. Clinical care is delivered by experienced specialists at the pinnacle of their profession. The trust is made up of four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital (which also includes the Children’s Hospital and West Wing), Churchill Hospital and the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, all located in Oxford, and the Horton General Hospital in the north of Oxfordshire.
A wide range of services, are together provided including clinical specialist services (eg. cardiac, cancer, musculoskeletal and neurological rehabilitation) medical education, training and research.
In 2011/12 there were 727,448 outpatient appointments in the trust’s hospitals, 22,505 inpatient admissions, and 9,041 babies delivered. Around 11,000 people are employed and the turnover in 2011/12 was £788 million.
Collaboration with the University of Oxford underpins the quality of the care provided, from the delivery of high-quality research that brings innovation from the laboratory bench to the bedside, to the delivery of high-quality education and training of doctors.
Prof. Siôn Glyn-Jones MA MBBS DPhil FRCS (Trau and Orth)
Siôn Glyn-Jones read medicine at Cambridge and later conducted his clinical attachment in London. Thereafter, he went on to complete his surgical and orthopaedic training in Oxford, where he gained a DPhil. He now works as a Consultant Hip Surgeon in the Adult Hip and Knee Reconstruction Service at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. He undertakes all aspects of adult hip surgery and has a specialist interests in the treatment of hip arthritis in the young patient and revision hip arthroplasty. Siôn was awarded a Professorship in the 2014 Recognition of Distinction awards. He sits on the Steering Committee of the Arthritis Research UK Centre of Excellence in Sport, Exercise and Osteoarthritis and is also a CI on the Arthritis Research UK Centre of Excellence in the Pathogenesis of Osteoarthritis. He is the NIHR Clinical Research Network National Speciality Lead for Musculoskeletal Disorders and the local CRN Musculoskeletal lead for the Thames Valley and South Midlands.
Mr Ben Kendrick
I am a consultant hip and knee surgeon at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre specialising in primary and revision arthroplasty, with particular emphasis on the treatment of periprosthetic infection. During my training in the Oxford Deanery I undertook a DPhil at the Botnar Research Centre researching fixation in uni-compartmental knee replacement.
As co-director of musculoskeletal science, I teach medical students, in both small groups for clinical tutorials and larger groups for lecture/discussion-based sessions. From a higher surgical training perspective, I teach on both the Oxford and Miller FRCS(Orth) examination courses with a focus on adult pathology and basic science.
Mr. Adrian Taylor FRCS, FRCS (Orth)
Mr Taylor graduated from St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical College, London and did his postgraduate training in Bristol. He undertook a Fellowship in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty and Tumours in Perth, Australia. The fellowship had a strong emphasis on computer navigated surgery and revision surgery. He was a Consultant in Bristol before taking up his present appointment at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford. Mr Taylor has a practice specialising purely in the treatment of hip and knee pathology and he has gained a wide experience in all aspects of hip and knee arthroplasty, both primary and revision, including using different bearing options. He has a special interest in revision surgery for the treatment of infection, fracture and prosthetic loosening. Mr Taylor is the Clinical Lead for Hip and Knee Surgery at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre and an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer of Oxford University. He is actively involved in both local and national undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes, and an invited lecturer at national and international meetings.
Mr. Duncan Whitwell BMBS FRCS (Orth)
Mr Whitwell is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford. He graduated from Nottingham University and trained in Bristol, Oxford and Brisbane before taking up his consultant appointment in Oxford in 2005. He specialises in the surgical treatment of hip and knee problems including revision surgery. He is an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at the University of Oxford and is extensively involved in both local undergraduate and national postgraduate educational programmes. He regularly lectures on hip and knee surgery at international meetings. Mr Whitwell is also a lead consultant in the Oxford Sarcoma Service where he specialises in treatment and reconstruction for patients with bone and soft tissue cancer, subspecialising in complex reconstructions around the hip and pelvis.
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