Consultant Profile

Mr Simon Bridle

Mr Simon Bridle MB BS FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire St Anthony's Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:

Mr Bridle specialises in hip and knee repalcement surgery. As well as performing a large number of primary repalcements, he has an interest in revision surgery following implant failure and in particular the treatment of infected hip and knee replacements.

Hip and Knee arthritis
Failed Joint Replacement
Knee Arthroscopy (excluding ligament reconstruction)
Infected hip and knee replacement

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, St George's NHS Foundation Trust
Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Elective Orthopaedic Centre, Epsom

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

British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
Insured: 020 8335 4678/9 or Self-Pay: 020 8335 4646
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
0208 947 9524
Private secretary email address:
Alternate Thursday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Bridle was appointed consultant orthopaedic surgeon at St George's Healthcare in 1994 and continued in this role until August 2016. He qualified from Charing Cross Hospital Medical School in 1981 and did his basic surgical training in London before completing his orthopaedic training on the St Mary's rotation and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital along with a fellowship in joint replacement in Adelaide, South Australia.

He was active in management; the orthopaedic director between 2004 and 2008, clinical director for surgery between March 2008 and March 2010 before becoming the clinical director for major trauma.

His surgical practice includes lower limb joint replacement and knee arthroscopy. He focuses on primary hip and knee replacement, revision hip surgery and has a particular interest in complex acetabular revisions and revision for infection. .

He lectures on hip surgery across the UK and abroad and with a colleague runs the annual St George's Revision Hip Forum; a highly successful meeting aimed at established hip surgeons.

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Mr Simon Bridle

Mr Simon Bridle Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Sutton, private hospital specialist.

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