Consultant Profile

Mr Paul Hodgson

Mr Paul Hodgson MBBCh, MRCS (Eng), FRCS (Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Cardiff Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Ankle surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Foot Surgery
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion and Forefoot Surgery
  • Sports injuries
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopic ankle and subtalar fusion
  • Shockwave Therapy for Achilles tendinopathy and plantar fascitis
  • Achilles tendon repair 
Research interests:

Ankle arthritis
Cartilage disorders & repair
Achilles tendon disorders and plantar fasciitis

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales & University Hospital Llandough

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member of the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng)
British Orthopaedic Association
British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
029 2073 1112
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Paul qualified from Cardiff Medical School in 2000. He trained in orthopaedic & trauma surgery in South Wales before receiving fellowship training in Bristol under Mr Ian Winson.

In the NHS he works at both the University Hospital of Wales & University Hospital Llandough.

He has an interest in foot/ankle trauma and ankle sports injuries. He manages all aspects of elective foot and ankle surgery, in particular arthroscopic surgery, deformity correction (including bunion and lesser toe correction) and percutaneous Achilles tendon repair.
In March 2013 he was awarded an MD by Cardiff University for research on cartilage pathology and continues to be involved in work on cartilage research in the department of Biosciences.


Personal profile:

Outside of the working environment his interests involve sport, cinema, music and spending time with his wife and daughter. 

He represented his university playing football but his involvement now is mainly as a spectator.

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Mr Paul Hodgson

Mr Paul Hodgson Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Cardiff, private hospital specialist.

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