FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Specialty: Hip and Knee

Special interests:

  • hip revision surgery
  • hip surgery
  • osteoarthritis
  • sports injury
  • soft tissue injuries
  • knee surgery
  • arthroscopy

Current NHS post: Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Background information:

Mr Richard Hargrove was born in Kent and attended Tonbridge School.  He studied medicine at Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School in London.  Following qualification, Mr Hargrove became a Specialist Registrar in the South West Thames training scheme and also gained a Diploma in Sports Medicine.

After attaining his final FRCS (Tr & Orth), Mr Hargrove went on to become the Senior Clinical Fellow in Hip Revision Surgery at Kings College University Hospital in London.

Following a short observership at the Mayo Clinic, Mr Hargrove became the 'Furlong Fellow' in Hip Surgery under John Edge, specialising in uncemented hip replacements and hip revision work.  He was appointed as a Consultant at Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey, in 2008.

Mr Hargrove has been published on a variety of trauma and orthopaedic topics and has lectured on hip replacement surgery, both at home and abroad.

Mr Hargrove specilaises in the lower limb surgery including hip arthroplasty, 'mini-hip' replacement, hip revision surgery, knee replacement surgery, knee arthroscopy and sports injuries.