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Fracture & Orthopaedic Clinic


About the Department

We provide consultation, treatment, investigations and advice to patients with orthopaedic conditions, soft tissue and bone injuries.

A hip fracture is when the top of your thigh bone in your hip joint breaks either because of trauma like a fall or other reasons such as osteoporosis. If you, a friend, or family member have been admitted to the RUH following a hip fracture please follow the link below for more information around the management of hip fracture from admission to discharge.

Joint replacement surgery is performed to improve the quality of patients lives.

There are several reasons a joint replacement maybe advised, but most commonly this is for the treatment of Osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is an inflammatory condition that causes damage to various structures with in the joint that can cause pain and stiffness of the joint, leading to a reduction in quality of life. Find out more here:

The Clinic

How often
Monday - Friday, closed weekends and bank holidays
9:00am – 1:00pm (morning clinic)
2:00pm – 5:00pm (afternoon clinic)
Appointments & Reception
Telephone: 01225 825602
Reception will be open from 9:00am – 5:30pm, Monday to Friday

The Team

The department team consists of Consultants, Registrars, Associate Specialists, Physiotherapy Specialists, Orthopaedic Team Leader, Clinic Nurses, Plaster Technicians, Physiotherapists and Receptionists.

Your experience matters

Your experience matters and your feedback is important if we are to provide a quality service. If you have had a recent appointment (telephone, video or face to face in hospital) with the Fracture and Orthopaedic Clinic; please tell us about your experience by completing a short questionnaire. All answers are anonymous and will be reviewed to help us to improve the service.

To tell us about your experience of the Fracture and Orthopaedic Clinic, please click here.

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