MBChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Speciality: Foot and Ankle

Special interests:

  • arthroscopic surgery
  • forefoot surgery
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • sports injuries

Current NHS Posts: Frimley Park Hospital

Current memberships:

  • British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • British Orthopaedic Association

Background information:

Mr Ward was born in Leicestershire, educated at Loughborough Grammar School and went to Leeds medical school.  He joined Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, in September 2012 as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon, specialising in foot and ankle surgery.

Mr Ward graduated from medical school in 1996 and, having joined the army, spent two years in Germany looking after the soldiers and families of the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards.  He has subsequently served as an orthopaedic surgeon in Northern Ireland, Iraq and Afghanistan.

Mr Ward carried out his basic surgical training at Frimley Park Hospital, before entering higher specialist orthopaedic training in Wessex and Oxford.  He is fellowship trained, having undertaken specialist foot and ankle fellowships at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, and in Portsmouth.  Mr Ward has lectured on foot and ankle surgery both nationally and internationally.  He has published papers both on foot and ankle surgery and trauma within international journals.

His special interests are in arthroscopic surgery, forefoot surgery, rheumatoid arthritis and sports injuries.  He covers all aspects of foot and ankle surgery in his NHS practice, and is part of a multi disciplinary team involved with treating diabetic foot problems.  He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society and the British Orthopaedic Association.