Mr Angus Robertson

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

BSc (Med Sci), MB ChB, FRCSEd (Tr & Orth), FFSEM (UK), PgDip (SEM)


Specialises in

  • Knee and shoulder arthroscopy
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Knee replacement
  • Ligament reconstruction
  • Knee and shoulder pain
My NHS practice is based at Cardiff and Vale NHS trust with duties including the provision of general orthopaedic trauma care at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff and an elective practice based at the Cardiff and Vale Orthopaedic Centre (CAVOC) at University Hospital Llandough. My private practice is based at Spire Cardiff Hospital. As a consultant of nearly 10 years I have gained widespread experience in the management of conditions affecting the knee, shoulder and elbow. My particular interest is in the management of soft tissue problems including sports injuries. I am regularly involved in research, teaching and lecturing in this field both in the United Kingdom and overseas.My key areas of interest include arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and elbow. This includes knee ligament reconstruction, cartilage regeneration surgery including cartilage transplants in the knee. In the shoulder my key areas of interest are shoulder instability and rotator cuff repair.I have performed over 500 knee ligament reconstructions, over 1,000 other arthroscopic knee procedures and over 1,000 arthroscopic shoulder and elbow procedures in my NHS and private practice.I am currently the Managing Partner of Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics LLP. It's a partnership of consultant orthopaedic surgeons based in Cardiff in South Wales. We specialise in the diagnosis and treatment of bone, joint and musculoskeletal disorders, including sports injuries, degenerative joint disease and arthritis.In addition to my clinical work I am proud to be a Senior Lecturer in Sports and Exercise Medicine at Cardiff Metropolitan University.
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General Medical Council Number: C4329659

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Angus Robertson at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

Other treatments

  • Cartilage regeneration surgery
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Tennis elbow treatment

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Arthroscopy
Elbow surgery
Knee surgery
Osteoarthritis
Shoulder surgery
Soft tissue injuries
Sports injury
Sports medicine
Upper limb surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / University of Edinburgh / 1996
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

FRCSEd(Tr. & Orth.) / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2004
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

FFESM(UK) / Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine Edinburgh / 2008
Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine Edinburgh
Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine Edinburgh

Cardiff University / UWIC / PgDip Sports & Exercise Medicine / 2006
PgDip Sports & Exercise Medicine
PgDip Sports & Exercise Medicine


Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

British Association for Surgery of the Knee

British Elbow and Shoulder Society

European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy

International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Faculty of Sports & Exercise Medicine

BASK – British Association for Surgeons of the Knee

BESS – British Shoulders and Elbow Society


Professional leadership

Clinical governance lead, Trauma & Orthopaedics, Cardiff & Vale University Health Board
Managing Partner Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics LLP

Current NHS posts

Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

Senior Lecturer, Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Personal profile

I enjoy watching rugby, playing music (including the bagpipes!), wood turning and spending time with my wife, children and dogs.

Contact information

Telephone 0292 054 2509
Website http://www.cardiffsportsorthopaedics.co.uk
Private secretary Karen Burbury