Mr Richard Carrington Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Orthopaedic Surgery
Base Hospital
The Royal National Orthopaedic
Other Specialities
Knee Surgery
Hip Surgery
Qualifications
MBBS, FRCS (Orth)
Biography
Mr Richard Carrington is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in Hip and Knee Surgery.

Mr Carringtons area of expertise include hip and knee replacement surgery, knee surgery for injuries including meniscal tears and cruciate ligament ruptures, and cartilage transplantation.

He qualified as a Doctor in 1989 after training at St. Bartholomews Hospital Medical School. He underwent specialist Orthopaedic surgical training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. He was a lecturer at the Institute of Orthopaedics at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital for a period of 2 years towards the end of his training programme. He was appointed as a Consultant to the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in 2003. Prior to taking up the appointment he underwent Specialist Fellowship training in hip and knee surgery at Harvard, in Boston USA.

Mr Carrington continues to have a keen academic interest and publishes regularly in peer review journals. He also is an enthusiastic teacher and is invited to speak on his areas of expertise both at national and international orthopaedic meetings. He runs 5 courses a year at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital training junior Surgeons in various techniques of hip and knee surgery.
Interests
Hip & Knee Surgery, Joint replacement, Knee sports injuries, Cartilage Transplantation
Website
www.richardcarrington.co.uk