Mr James Parker

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBChB, MRCS (Glasg), MRCS, FRCS (Tr&Orth)


Specialises in

  • Hip surgery
  • Knee surgery
  • Treatment of cartilage / meniscal injury
  • Joint manipulation treatments

I graduated from Leeds Medical School with honours in 2000. Following basic surgical training, I was appointed to the Yorkshire orthopaedic training programme in 2005. I was awarded the fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2010 and was added to the Specialist Register for Trauma and Orthopaedics in 2011.

I undertook two fellowships during this period. In 2011 I worked with Nick London in Harrogate, gaining expertise in all aspects of knee surgery. And in 2012, prior to my appointment at Calderdale, I undertook an arthroplasty fellowship in York, specialising in all forms of knee and hip replacement.

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General Medical Council Number: C4716448

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr James Parker at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Hip surgery
Knee surgery

Specialist Clinical Interests: Young adult knee pain; Treatment of cartilage/meniscal injury including repair; Treatment of knee arthritis using Partial/Unicompartmental Knee replacement where possible.

Qualification and professional memberships

MBChB / Leeds / 2000
University of Leeds

MRCS (Glasg) / Glasgow / 2003
The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow 2003

MRCS / England / 2004
The Royal College of Surgeons of England

FRCS (Tr&Orth) / England / 2010
The Royal College of Surgeons of England 2010


Professional memberships

British Medical Association

British Orthopaedic Association

Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

Personal profile

I am married with two young sons and spend most of my time outside of work either with my family or playing sport. I am a keen runner and have run several marathons and half marathons. I also play golf regularly and manage to maintain a single figure handicap.