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Professor John Skinner

Professor John Skinner

Consultant Professor John Skinner
Professor John Skinner
Position:
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Director of Research and Innovation Centre
Private Patient Unit Enquiries:
Email:
ppu@rnohppu.com
NHS Contact Details:
Email:
nickysaunders@nhs.net
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 3947 0041
Fax:
+44 (0)20 8909 5100
Specialties:
Hip and knee replacement, rehabilitation and cartilage transplantation
Sarcoma
Specialist clinical interests:
Hip replacement and revision surgery. Knee replacement and revision surgery. Bone and soft tissue sarcoma surgery; resection and reconstruction.
Research interests:

Joint replacement implant fixation and metal on metal hip replacements.

Professional profile:

John Skinner qualified at King’s College Hospital School of Medicine in 1988. He trained in Norwich and London. He was appointed a senior lecturer at the Institute of Orthopaedics in 1999 and also a consultant at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. His surgical practice is divided between bone and soft tissue tumours and hip and knee surgery. He has a large practice in revision joint replacements. His research interests have included DVT prevention, aspects of reconstruction and implant design after tumour surgery. He chairs the Joint BOA, NJR, BHS and MHRA committee advising on aspects of metal bearing hips; and has been the advisor to the British Hip Society and the BOA on metal hips for the last 5 years. He is a co-director of the London Implant Retrieval Centre. He is the president of the British Hip Society. In 2004 he was awarded the prestigious ABC travelling fellowship to the United States of America. At the RNOH Stanmore he chairs the Infection Control Committee and the Medical Staff Committee.

Education and training:

John Skinner qualified at King’s College Hospital School of Medicine in 1988. He trained in Norwich and London. He was appointed a senior lecturer at the Institute of Orthopaedics in 1999 and also a consultant at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.

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