Consultant Profile

Mr Nicholas Shaw

Mr Nicholas Shaw MB ChB, BSc, FRCS (Glasgow), FRCS (Ort)
Practicing at:
Spire Washington Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Ankle surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:

Hip replacements
Knee replacements
Knee arthroscopy
Foot surgery

Research interests:

Hip replacements in the young population

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at The University Hospital of North Durham

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

Royal College of Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Association

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0191 418 8636
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
0191 4151272 Ext 2379
Private secretary fax:
0191 4176573
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

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.

Personal profile:

Mr Shaw came back to the North East to marry a 'local girl' and now he has four children.

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Mr Nicholas Shaw

Mr Nicholas Shaw Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Washington, Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, private hospital specialist.



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