Editorial Team

Mr A.D.L. Baker MB ChB, Dip Th, BSc (Hons), MSc, MRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Mr A.D.L. Baker MB ChB, Dip Th, BSc (Hons), MSc, MRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)www.thespinespecilist.co.uk Consultant Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon Specialist Centre for Spinal Surgery Royal Preston Hospital Specialist Advisor for NICE Tutor for Edinburgh Surgical Sciences MSc Training: EOCNA North American Travelling Fellowship. Newcastle Spinal Fellowship – Paediatric Spinal Deformity and Adult Spinal Surgery Edinburgh Royal…

Paul Banaszkiewicz FRCS (Glas) FRCS (Ed) FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr & Orth) MClinEd FAcadMEd FHEA

Paul Banaszkiewicz is a full time lower limb arthroplasty surgeon with a high volume practice of primary and complex hip arthroplasty, revision hip surgery and primary knee arthroplasty. He is an active member of several orthopaedic associations and societies including the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), British Hip Society (BHS) and…

Stanley Jones MBChB FRCS (Tr&Orth) MSc Bioeng

Special Certifications: Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Great Ormond Street Hospital and Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore, London AO Fellowship in Foot Surgery in Tampa, Florida Limb reconstruction Fellowship in Kurgan, Russia BOR Travelling Fellow to Austria, Switzerland and Germany. Work Experience: Stanley Jones is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with a speciality interest in…

Jonathan Phillips MBChB MSc FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Jonathan Phillips is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Consultant in Exeter. He completed his training in the East Midlands, and obtained a merit in a Masters degree in Sports and Exercise Medicine. His specialist area of interest is knee trauma, arthroplasty and revision surgery. He is also a qualified AO Instructor and sits on the…

Kathryn Price FRCS(Tr&Orth)

I trained at the University of Nottingham and undertook my basic and higher surgical training in orthopaedics on the Nottingham rotation. I am currently on fellowship at Sheffield Children’s Hospital. I have always been interested in education and have obtained my Masters in medical Education with distinction. During my training I have published a number…

Mr. Tom Symes MSc FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Tom Symes completed Basic Surgical Training in Yorkshire and Higher Surgical Training in the Northern Deanery. He completed an MSc in Evidence Based Orthopaedics from the University of Teesside and a fellowship in lower limb arthroplasty at Golden Jubilee National Hospital in Glasgow. He was appointed as Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics at the Hull…

Michael Maru MBChB, MRCS, MSc, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Michael Maru completed Basic Surgical training and Higher Surgical training in trauma and orthopaedics at the Northern Deanery, Newcastle-upon-tyne, UK. He obtained CCT in 2012. His main interests are in lower limb arthroplasty (including CAOS-computer assisted orthopaedic surgery) and soft tissue knee. He is currently doing a fellowship in lower limb arthroplasty at the Golden…

Edwin Prashanth Jesudason MBChB, MSc, FRCS Ed(Tr&Orth)

In March 2012, Prash took up the post of Consultant Hand and Orthopaedic Surgeon at Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor, North Wales. His practice includes general trauma with a subspecialty interest in the upper limb. His trauma interests include nerve injuries, complex hand fractures, flexor tendon repair and reconstruction. His elective practice is predominantly made up of…

Simon Barker BSc(Hons) MD FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Simon Barker completed undergraduate training at Guy’s Hospital, University of London in 1995 before moving north to Aberdeen. He undertook an MD thesis on the genetics and epiemiology of congenital talipes equinovarus. He was appointed consultant in 2006 and has a majority paediatric practice based at Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital. He has ongoing paediatric orthopaedic research interests…

Niall Munro FRCS(Tr & Orth) MD

Niall Munro did his orthopaedic training in the North East of Scotland before obtaining his CCT in 2006. He spent two years undertaking an MD research degree looking at bone graft substitutes in revision hip replacements. He has been an orthopaedic consultant in the Golden Jubilee National Hospital, Glasgow for the past five years, and…