Consultant Profile

Mr David Macdonald

Mr David Macdonald MB BS FRCS
Practicing at:
Spire Leeds Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Revision Surgery
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
Special clinical interests:

Hip and knee replacements in young patients
Arthroscopic hip and knee surgery
Revision hip and knee replacement surgery

Research interests:

Long term outcome of hip and knee replacements
Computer aided knee replacement
The role and outcome of arthroscopic hip surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Chapel Allerton Hospital Leeds (leaving NHS post 1 April 2015)
Honorary Senior Lecturer, University of Leeds (leaving NHS post 1 April 2015)

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

British Orthopaedic Research Society
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society

Part-time positions in Spire:

Assistant Medical Director, assisting the Group Medical Director on a national basis

Financial interests/shares:

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0113 218 5908/9
Private secretary:
Mrs Hilary Shaw
Private secretary telephone number:
0113 218 5935
Private secretary fax:
0113 218 5972
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr David Macdonald is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon whose practice is specialised entirely into hip and knee surgery. In addition to performing primary and revision hip and knee replacements he undertakes arthroscopic surgery in both the knee and the hip. He has a particular interest in computer aided knee replacement surgery required for complex deformities. 

From 1 April 2015, Mr Macdonald is leaving Leeds Teaching Hospitals to work as a medical director for Spire Healthcare on a national basis. He will continue to see insured, self-pay and NHS choose and book patients at Spire Leeds Hospital.

Personal profile:

Mr David Macdonald is married with two children. He lives in Leeds near to the hospital. Mr Macdonald enjoys sailing, rugby and golf.

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Mr David Macdonald

Mr David Macdonald, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Arthroscopy, Hip Surgery, Knee Surgery, Revision Surgery, Hip Resurfacing, Spire Leeds, Private Hospital, Roundhay, Leeds, Yorkshire

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