Mr Whittingham-Jones studied medicine at the Royal Free and University College Hospital, London - graduating in 2000. He trained in orthopaedic surgery on the Stanmore programme, based at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore. Paul developed an interest in surgery around the hip and knee and undertook higher level training at St George’s, Tooting, in pelvic and acetabular surgery as well as reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee.
Sub-specialist training in internationally reputed fellowships then followed. He developed skills in treating young adults with hip problems under Aresh Hashemi-Nejad. Paul completed his training in Ottawa, Canada in 2013 under Dr Paul Kim and Professor Paul Beaule.