MB BS (Hons)MD FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Edinburgh)
              Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon



Hospital bases

Spire Murrayfield Hospital,      

122 Corstorphine Road,
Edinburgh EH12

Current posts held :

Consultant in Adult Orthopaedics and Trauma

Spire Murrayfield Hospital, Edinburgh

Honorary Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedics and Trauma

University of Edinburgh

Education and Training

1965-1970 Sedbergh School, Sedbergh, Cumbria

1970-1975 Medical School, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

1970-1970 Pre-Registration, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

1972-1978 Basic Surgical Training Programme, North East of England

1978-1985 Orthopaedic Training Programme, North East of England

1982-1983 Harkness Fellow (Commonwealth Fund of New York) at Mayo Clinic,
Rochester, Minnesotta, USA

1985-1987 Lecturer in Orthopaedics & Trauma, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

1987 to 2014 Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh

1989 to present Honorary Senior Lecturer in Orthopaedics & Trauma,
University of Edinburgh


* MB, BS( Hons), University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, 1975
* MD, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne 1986
* FRCS (London) 1979
* FRCS (Edinburgh) 1994 – without examination

Membership of Professional Societies

* British Orthopaedic Association
* British Orthopaedic Research Society
* British Association for Surgery of the Knee
* British Elbow and Shoulder Society
* Mayo Alumnus
* Harkness Fellow
* International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS)

Teaching and Training

* Postgraduate teaching programme – organiser 2000 to 2005

* Intercollegiate Examination in Orthopaedics & Trauma (FRCS Orth & Trauma) –
   Examiner 1999 to present; local organiser for Clinical Examinations, Edinburgh – February 2004 


 For Mr Richard Nuttons complete CV please follow this link  CV RWN.pdf