Mr John Morley

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MD, MBChB, FRCSEd (Tr&Orth)

Practising at

Spire Dunedin Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr John Morley at Spire include:


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Professional profile

John Morley is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading where he has worked since 2010, providing a Trauma and Elective service and specialising in hip and knee surgery.

He qualified from The University of Glasgow in 1994 and undertook his basic surgical training in the West of Scotland. He then completed a Research Fellowship in the Academic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Leeds, studying the body’s response to major trauma. He was awarded the Doctor of Medicine Degree (MD) for his research thesis by the University of Leeds in 2007. The results of his research have been presented around the world and published widely in medical and scientific journals.

His Specialist Orthopaedic training was in the Yorkshire Deanery based in Leeds where he also worked as a Clinical Lecturer at the University. Prior to leaving Yorkshire he undertook a specialist training fellowship in Hip & Knee replacement at the Chapel Allerton Orthopaedic Centre, part of the Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust.

To further develop his specialist expertise in Hip and Knee surgery he spent a further 2 years undertaking fellowship training at world-renowned orthopaedic centres. In 2009 he spent a year at the Exeter Hip Unit, famous for its pioneering work in developing the Exeter Hip replacement. In 2010 he worked for year as a Joint Replacement and Orthopaedic Oncology Fellow at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford gaining further specialist expertise in the treatment of complex joint and bone problems.

Clinical Interests

Hip and Knee surgery including primary and revision joint replacement. Arthroscopic surgery of the knee.

Private contact details

Telephone 0118 955 3476
Private secretary Laura Frowen
Private secretary telephone 0118 955 3476
Private secretary fax 0118 958 6905
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / University of Glasgow / 1994
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Association
British Medical Association

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Berkshire Hospital Reading

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Personal Profile

Outside of work I enjoy many outdoor pursuits including cycling, running, hill walking and golf. I also have a passion for music and am a keen musician, playing a variety of instruments as well as singing in a local choir.

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