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Mr Andrew Jennings

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MA, MD, MB BS, FRCS (Tr and Orth)

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew Jennings at Spire include:

Orthopaedics

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Professional profile

I did my pre-clinical training in Cambridge before graduating from Newcastle in 1987. I subsequently did my basic surgical training in the northern region before moving to Leeds to do research in anterior cruciate ligament injuries. Having finished my research I then trained in Orthopaedics in Yorkshire before returning to the North East as a Consultant.

My practice involves mainly lower limb surgery. I have had extensive training in arthroscopic knee surgery in the Leeds area including ligament reconstruction. I have also developed an interest in unicondylar knee replacement. I have experience in the treatment of achilles tendon injuries without any external splints or plasters. I also have significant training in all aspects of trauma surgery.

I am the undergraduate lead for orthopaedics in Durham and also the Research lead and they currently have a number of research projects on the go related to infection in joint replacement, sports injuries, joint replacement and trauma. As a result of this I was appointed as an honourary clinical lecturer.


Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic surgery
Arthroscopy
Knee surgery
Sports injury
Soft tissue injuries

knee surgery, sports injuries, trauma

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8687
Private secretary Rachel Moore
Private secretary email rachel.moore@spirehealthcare.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / University of Newcastle upon Tyne / 1987
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery


Professional memberships

Fellowship of Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Association

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham

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