Our consultant surgeons

All our orthopaedic surgeons are also NHS consultants at Pinderfields Hospital in Wakefield or Barnsley Hospital.
They are all on the specialist register of the General Medical Council (GMC) and have years of experience in all types of Orthopaedic surgery.

 

 

Mr Andrew Cohen

MBBS, FRCS Ed, FRCS (Trauma and Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Consultant

Specialisms: Arthroscopic knee surgery,Knee ligament reconstruction, Partial and total knee replacement and Patello-femoral surgery.

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Mr Jason Eyre
MBChB (Leeds) FRCSEd FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Consultant

Specialisms:Foot and Ankle Surgery,Arthroscopic / Minimally invasive surgery, Forefoot surgery / bunion correction and Sports Injuries

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Mr Simon Jones

MBChB, MSc, FRCS (Tr and Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Consultant

Specialisms: Total Hip and Knee Replacement,Unicompartmental Knee Replacement, Knee Arthroscopy and Knee Replacement.

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Mr Bernd Ketzer 

MB ChB, FCSOrth(SA)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand problems

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Mr James Newman

MB,ChB. MRCS(glas). FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Anterior Cruciate Ligament injuries, Arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery, Cartilage regeneration techniques, Meniscal (knee cartilage repair),Knee cap realignment surgery,Knee Ligament reconstruction, Knee Arthroplasty, Partial knee replacements (Unicompartmental and Patello-femoral joint replacements) and Knee re-alignment surgery (osteotomy)

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 Mr Nick Rhodes

Mr Aaron Ng

MB BCh BAO, MRCS, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Joint reconstruction in young active patients, Total or partial knee replacement in young patients, Hip and knee revision surgery, Total Hip replacement or hip resurfacing in young patients, Arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery of the knee, Arthroscopy, State of the art arthritis and tendonitis treatment eg Ostenil and PRP therapy.

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Mr Janos Patko

MBBs, MD, MRCS/Ed/EEC / Orthopaedic & Trauma
 

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Painful disorders of the hip and knee, Lower limb primary and revision hip and knee arthroscopy,Young adult hip and knee related problems,
Partial unicondylar and patello femoral knee replacement and Knee arthroscopy – menisectomy, meniscal repair.

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Mr Malcolm Rawes

BSc(Hons), MBChB, FRCS Mch (Orth), FRCS (Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Hip & Knee Arthroplasty (including revision), Knee Surgery & Arthroscopy and Trauma.

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Mr Ajit Shetty

MBBS Dip Orth MS (Orth) FRCS (Trauma & Orth) MCh (Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Hip replacement, Knee replacement, Hip resurfacing, Partial knee replacement, Revision hip surgery, Revision knee surgeryand Arthroscopy.

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Mr Jon Smith

MBChB (Hons) MRCS (Ed) FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Knee ligament reconstruction (ACL and multi-ligament),Treatment of meniscal injury including repair, Cartilage regeneration surgery, Patella stabilisation, Unicompartmental knee replacement, Patello-femoral knee replacement,Treatment of young adult knee osteoarthritis,Total knee replacement
Total hip replacement

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Mr Stephen Southern

FRCS(plast)

Consultant Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgeon

Specialisms: Dupuytrens disease, recurrence, dermofasciectomy, Arthritis including Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis,Hand joint replacement, including thumb base arthritis, Joint injections and fusion, Nerve surgery, Carpal tunnel and other major nerve release, Hand trauma and post trauma reconstruction, Burnt hand reconstruction, Tendon transfers following functional loss, ganglion surgery, trigger fingers / tendonitis and degenerative problems.

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Mr Nirmal Tulwa

MBChB FRCS FRCS(Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Foot and Ankle surgery,Arthroscopy,Soft tissue injuries and Bunion surgery.

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Mr Colin Tuson

MBChB(Rhod), LRCP&S(Edin & Glasgow), DA(SA), Dip Pec(SA), FCS(SA) Orthop

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialisms: Shoulder surgery, Upper limb surgery and Wrist surgery.

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To view the consultants profiles please click on their names to be redirected to their full profile.

 

Meet our physiotherapists

 

 Dr Caroline Barron

PhD, AACP, MCSP,SRP

Physiotherapy Manager.

Read her profile here

 


 

Charlotte Bland

BSc(Hons), MCSP, HCPC

Senior Physiotherapist 

Read her profile here


 

Alison Crocker

Grad Dip Phys, MSc, PCAP, SOM, MCSP, HCPC,

Senior Physiotherapist

Read her profile here


 

Lyndsay Hirst

BSc(Hons), MCSP, APPI, HCPC

Senior Physiotherapist

Read her profile here

 


 

John Kent

BSc(Hons), MCSP, AACP, HCPC

Senior Physiotherapist

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Claire McCormack

BSc(Hons), MCSP, HCPC

Senior Physiotherapist

Read her profile here


 


 

Kate Patterson

BSc(Hons), MCSP, HCPC

Senior Physiotherapist

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