Mr Shaw attended medical school in Sheffield and completed his post graduate training in Liverpool and Newcastle.
He has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University Hospital of North Durham since 1999.
Mr Shaw’s area of special interest is lower limb arthroplasty surgery, both primary and revision surgery. His area of interest within this field is surgery for rheumatoid disease, particularly total knee arthroplasty.
Mr Shaw's specialist areas are hip, knee and foot surgery.