22 December 2017
Christmas may well be the season to be jolly - but it is the time when stress, over indulgence and a lack of exercise ca…
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Angus Robertson at Spire include:
Elbow arthroscopy, tennis elbow treatment, cartilage regeneration surgery
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 & 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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MB ChB / University of Edinburgh / 1996
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
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
Clinical governance lead, Trauma & Orthopaedics, Cardiff & Vale University Health Board
Managing Partner Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics LLP
Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board
Senior Lecturer, Cardiff Metropolitan UniversityBack to top
I enjoy watching, refereeing and coaching rugby. I also enjoy playing music (including the bagpipes!), wood turning and spending time with my wife, children and dogs.Back to top
22 December 2017
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