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Mr Richard Carrington

Mr Richard Carrington

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBS, FRCS (Orth)

Practising at

Spire Bushey Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Richard Carrington at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

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Professional profile

Mr Richard Carrington is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in Hip and Knee Surgery, based at the internationally renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, the UK's premier specialist orthopaedic hospital. Mr Carrington was appointed as a Consultant to the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in 2003. Prior to taking up the appointment he underwent Specialist Fellowship training in hip and knee surgery at Harvard, in Boston USA.

Mr Carrington's area of expertise include hip and knee replacement surgery, knee surgery for injuries including meniscal tears and cruciate ligament ruptures, and cartilage transplantation. Mr Carrington uses the latest technology in hip and knee replacements.

Mr Carrington is involved in the design and development of future knee replacement prosthesis that will ultimately use technology to design bespoke implants. Mr Carrington continues to have a keen academic interest and publishes regularly in peer review journals. He also is an enthusiastic teacher and is regularly invited to speak on his areas of expertise both at national and international orthopaedic meetings. He runs five courses a year at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital training junior surgeons in various techniques of hip and knee surgery.


Clinical Interests

Arthroscopy
Knee surgery
Hip revision surgery
Hip surgery
Sports injury


Private contact details

Telephone 0208 901 5555
Private secretary Barbara Morris
Private secretary telephone 020 8901 0311
Private secretary fax 020 8901 0313
Private secretary email barbara.morris@spirehealthcare.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Association
International Cartilage Repair Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore.

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Personal Profile

I am married with three children. I enjoy sailing, cycling and various country pursuits.

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Financial Interests

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc

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