Leicester General Hospital

Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4PW
Website: http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk

3.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 170 ratings for this hospital

Mr Omar Abdul Gabbar

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

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GMC membership number:4592011

Mr Alwyn Abraham

Consultant in Trauma Orthopaedics and Paediatric Orthopaedics

Specialist training in children's orthopaedics, adult trauma and circular external fixation treatment

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GMC membership number:4342333

Miss Patricia Allen

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

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GMC membership number:3358177

Miss Alison L Armstrong

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3070363

Mr Robert Ashford

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Robert Ashford is an Orthopaedic and Musculoskeletal Tumour Surgeon. He completed his higher orthopaedic training in Yorkshire and then did Fellowships in Joint Reconstruction and Sarcoma Surgery in Sydney and Stanmore. He was appointed here in 2007. He also has an honorary contract at Nottingham where he performs sarcoma resections. He is lead clinician for sarcoma for the Eats Midlands Cancer Network. 

He has research interests in advanced musculoskeletal malignancy and skeletal metastases. He is an invited lecturer on the Leeds FRCS(Orth) revision course and the Oxford Musculoskeletal Oncology Review course.

Mr Ashford is working with the Cancer Network to heighten awareness and improve rates of early diagnosis of sarcomas with the aim of improving outcomes

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GMC membership number:3678668

Mr Alistair Best

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3678321

Mr Maneesh Bhatia

Consultant Orthopaedics and Trauma

Special interest: foot and ankle surgery

Training: South East Thames, London, Orthopaedics Training Programme

Fellowship in foot and ankle surgery: Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridgeshire 

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GMC membership number:5198567

Mr Bhaskar Bhowal

Consultant

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GMC membership number:4070924

Mr Stuart J Birtwistle

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3293373

Mr Kevin T Boyd

Consultant

Mr Boyd is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. He leads the Sport and Exercise Medicine Department in Leicester, based at the General Hospital.

He trained in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Nottingham and Brisbane, Australia.  He is a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of the United Kingdom. 

He specialises in elective orthopaedics and sports injuries of the knee, shoulder and foot and ankle including overuse syndromes.  He has active roles in research, teaching and examining.  He is a former Olympian and a member of FINA’s Sports Medicine committee.  

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GMC membership number:3328808

Mr Jason Braybrooke

Consultant

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GMC membership number:4115621

Mr Andrew Brown

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Andrew Brown is an orthopaedic and trauma surgeon specialising in hip and knee replacement surgery with subspecialty skills in complex and revision hip surgery.

He completed his higher orthopaedic training in Leicester before undertaking Fellowship training in revision hip surgery in Perth, Western Australia. He was appointed here in 2002 and became Clinical Lead for the Musculoskeletal Department in 2010.

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GMC membership number:3313325

Mr Urjit Chatterji

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

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GMC membership number:4049324

Miss Lucy Cutler

Consultant

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GMC membership number:4033424

Mr John N Davison

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3122552

Professor Joseph J Dias

Professor

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GMC membership number:3231551

Mr Colin Esler

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3063792

Mr Andrew Furlong

Divisional Director

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GMC membership number:3312575

Mr Steven Godsiff

Consultant

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GMC membership number:2959807

Mr Ashwin Kulkarni

Consultant

Qualifications: MBBS, FRCS (Tr & Orth), FHEA

Training: Specialist training in Newcastle upon Tyne

Interest: Education

Specialist interest: HIP and KNEE surgery, TRAUMA surgery

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GMC membership number:4667788

Mr Jitendra Mangwani

Consultant

Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon

Sub-specialties

Orthopaedics

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GMC membership number:5205970

Mr Martyn Newey

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

I graduated from St George's Hospital Medical School, London in 1986. After training in general and orthopaedic surgery, I spent a year training in spinal surgery in Oswestry and a further year as a neuro-orthopaedic Spinal Fellow in Adelaide, South Australia. I became a consultant orthopaedic surgeon in Leicester in 1998.

My main interest is in the treatment of common spinal disorders such as back pain and sciatica. In addition to my clinical commitments, I have an interest in outcome measures and clinical audit. I am a member of both the British Association of Spine Surgeons and European Spine Society. I am also a member of the Faculty of Examiners and a Regional Surgical Adviser for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

New patient clinic -   Leicester General Hospital, Tuesday morning

Email: martyn.newey@uhl.tr.nhs.uk

Qualifications

MBBS(Lond)

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GMC membership number:3116274

Mr Radhakant Pandey

Consultant

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GMC membership number:4276799

Mr Richard Anthony Power

Senior Consultant

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GMC membership number:2653730

Mr Philip Sell

Consultant

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GMC membership number:2483182

Mr Lloyd Spaine

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3113123

Mr Subi C Tandon

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3194498

Mr Grahame J S Taylor

Consultant

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GMC membership number:2556170

Mr Aamer Ullah

consultant orthopaedic surgeon

Mr Aamer Ullah MBBS FRCS (trauma and orthopaedics) is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specilising in hand and wrist fractures

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GMC membership number:4032739

Dr Patrick Wheeler

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine

Dr Wheeler is a Consultant in Sport & Exercise Medicine. He trained in Leicester and has been a GP Principal locally.  

He is a Fellow of the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of the United Kingdom and the Faculty of Sport and Exercise Medicine of Ireland, and a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners.   He is a Senior Clinical Fellow (Senior Lecturer) at the University of Bath and a Visiting Fellow at the University of Loughborough.

He specialises in the non-operative management of a broad range musculoskeletal disorders including ultrasound assessment and new injection therapies. He has held a number of national roles within the specialty.   He works for a third of his week with elite sport through his roles with the English Institute of Sport, British Triathlon, Disability Target Shooting GB and Paralympics GB.

He has a wide range of current research interests.

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GMC membership number:4510972

Miss Clare Wildin

Consultant

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GMC membership number:3549294

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Appointment with an orthopaedic consultant

1st appointment - consultant disagrees with radiologist's report (MRI scan Glenfield), suggests physio and an additional test to investig...

28 March 2014

Ankle ligament reconstruction

I was very nervous to start of with as I never had an operation before,I was a patient at at Leicester general hospital, all I want to s...

10 March 2014

Knees Up!

On 9th January I was admitted to Ward 19 for a left knee replacement, all the pre op tests and explanations carried out well, theatre exp...

3 February 2014

Ward 18 excellent

After going in for a hip replacement. A friend had the same operation earlier in the year and seemed to have received not very good treat...

12 December 2013

total knee replacement

I recently had a tkr and I was very pleased at the way I was treated by everyone who were involved. I must add that I appreciated the ca...

3 December 2013

Last updated on 14 March 2014.

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