Consultant Profile

Mr Lee Longstaff

Mr Lee Longstaff MA,MB BChir, FRCS(Tr&Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Medico-legal
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:

Hip surgery
Knee surgery
Carpal Tunnel Decompression

Research interests:
  • Hip replacement and knee replacement - Computer assisted surgery
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon - University Hospital of North Durham

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

British Orthopaedic Association
Royal College of Surgeons of England

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8687
Private secretary:
Kathleen  Laidler
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext 2220
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Wednesday morning
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Longstaff attended medical school at Cambridge University and graduated with First Class honours and a Distinction in surgery. Post-graduate Orthopaedic training was commenced at Addenbrooke's hospital, Cambridge and completed in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

An additional 18 months of advanced surgical training was then undertaken in Melbourne and Perth, Australia where he developed a special interest and expertise in hip and knee replacement.

Mr Longstaff was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University Hospital of North Durham in 2005.

Personal profile:

Mr Longstaff is North East born and bred. Married to Sarah, a local GP with 4 young children.

His hobbies include rugby union, reading and the great outdoors.

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Mr Lee Longstaff

Mr Lee Longstaff Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.

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