Mr Alexander Anderson
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Knee Joint & Soft Tissue Reconstruction)
QualificationsMbbs, BCh, MRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Main NHS base:
Rotherham District General Hospital
Sheffield Orthopaedics Ltd
Scope of Practice:
- Sports trauma
- Knee ligament injuries and reconstruction
- Cartilage tears and repair
- Arthroscopic knee surgery
- Knee arthritis
- Knee replacement
- Knee replacement revision
- Unicompartmetal knee replacement
- Osteotomies around the knee
- Multiple Ligament Reconstruction (PCL,MCL,LCL,PLC)
- ACL reconstruction
Training & background:
Mr Anderson is part of Sheffield Orthopaedics Ltd (SOL), proudly in partnership with Claremont Private Hospital. In addition to Claremont's CQC accreditation, SOL has it's own CQC accreditation and is part of Claremont's 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on-call consultant cover provision for inpatients. SOL Consultants are integral to the reduced length of stay Claremont patients enjoy, compared to other providers.
Mr Alex Anderson is an NHS Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at Rotherham General Hospital, with a private practice at Claremont.
Mr Anderson specialises in knee surgery following higher surgical training knee fellowships in Harrogate and Sheffield.
He treats all aspects of knee surgery in patients of all ages including complex problems from arthroscopy and soft tissue surgery for sports injuries through to arthroplasty (primary and revision). This includes; single and multiple ligament reconstruction, meniscal and chondral disorders, unicompartmental (partial) knee replacements and he is involved in an international trial of patient specific instruments (customised) for knee replacement.
He continues to develop the service at Rotherham enhancing the departments growing reputation. Alex is an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Sheffield, he is presently a member of a number of orthopaedic societies (BOA, BASK, ISAKOS, ESSKA) and continues to be actively involved in research having published in national and international journals. He enjoys teaching and training junior doctors and future surgeons as faculty on national exam courses arthroscopic workshops.
Mr Anderson is recognised as a provider by all major insurance companies including BUPA, WPA, AXA PPP, Simply Health, Prudential, Groupama and AVIVA.
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
M: Monthly sessions A: Consulting alternative weeks A/H: Ad Hoc
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