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Mr Bob Metcalf

Mr Bob Metcalf

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MB ChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Practising at

Spire Elland Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Bob Metcalf at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

Other treatments

• Revision hip replacement

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Professional profile

I was born in Nottinghamshire and qualified from Manchester University in 1990. After basic surgical training, a year of anaesthetics and a Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. I worked for two years in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa in Primary Care, followed by trauma surgery. This was followed by eight months of nursing an old 4-wheel drive up and down east and southern Africa.

My Higher Orthopaedic training was on the Yorkshire Rotation followed by two Fellowships in Lower Limb Arthroplasty in Leeds and York. I started as a Consultant in Calderdale and Huddersfield in June 2008.

Apart from general trauma commitments, including periprosthetic fractures, my sub-specialty interest is in primary hip and revision hip surgery.


Clinical Interests

Hip surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Hip disorders; Primary, Complex Primary and Revision Hip Arthroplasty.

Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Elland 01422 324041 or 324020
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Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / Manchester / 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

FRCS (Eng) / England / 1995
Royal College of Surgeons

FRCS (Tr and Orth) / England / 2006
Royal College of Surgeons


Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Association
Royal College of Surgeons of England

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Governance and audit lead for the department of Orthopaedics, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

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Personal Profile

I enjoy several sports including golf, cricket, tennis and skiing.

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