Consultant Profile

Mr Paul Skinner

Mr Paul Skinner MB BS, FRCS
Practicing at:
Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Upper limb surgery
  • Soft-tissue injuries
    Special clinical interests:
    • Arthroscopic shoulder surgery
    • Shoulder replacement and complex shoulder surgery
    • Arthroscopic knee surgery
    • Knee replacement
    • Primary hip replacement
    • Trauma
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    • Clinical Director for Trauma and Orthopaedics for Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust between 2000 to 2010.
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01892 741174
    Private secretary:
    Miss Rebecca Leggatt
    Private secretary telephone number:
    01892 741174
    Private secretary fax:
    01892 740046
    Private secretary email address:
    Mr Skinner has a regular private clinic every Thursday morning; other appointment dates are available by contacting his secretary.
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Skinner has been a Consultant Trauma Orthopaedic Surgeon for over twenty years and is well respected in his field.
    Mr Skinner was appointed Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics for the Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust in 1989. Prior to this he had been on the Kings Surgical Rotation and also Locum Senior Lecturer at the University of Western Australia Perth Australia.
    He is a general Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with a particular interest in joint replacement of hips, knees and shoulders. He has an extensive practice in shoulder surgery, his main sub specialist interest. The surgery he undertakes for the shoulder includes instability, impingement and joint replacement.


    Personal profile:

    Mr Skinner is married with three children. His main interests are golf, sailing, history and playing Bridge.

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    Mr Paul Skinner

    Mr Paul Skinner - Consultant Othopaedic Surgeon practising at Spire Tunbridge Wells Hospital Kent Specialising in upper limb surgery including shoulder and knee arthroscopic and hip replacement surgery

    Mr Skinner is part of our Momentum Orthopaedics team.

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