Mr John Hardy

Consultant in Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery

FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Orth)

Specialties Orthopaedic surgery

Special interests Sports injury and arthritis, Carpal & Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Dupuytren's disease, trigger thumb, trigger finger, hand injury

About

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    Mr John Hardy is a full-time private consultant in orthopaedics and trauma at Spire Bristol Hospital and the Cromwell Hospital. He is registered with all healthcare insurers and accepts private GP and sports injury clinic referrals.

    Mr Hardy specialises in knee, hand surgery and sports medicine. He has published the outcome of a personally treated series of 100 footballers who had broken their shins during the sport. He now lectures to clubs on the prevention of injury in sport and has advised the British Standards Institute on protective clothing in sport. He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association and British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma Association.

    Mr Hardy was awarded the sought after MD in 1997, completed over a four year period and included the publication of a thesis on fracture healing. In this work he characterised two of the most accurate measurements of fracture healing available. Mr Hardy continues to publish research and articles on current orthopaedic practice. His research has been cited in standard orthopaedic texts and he has participated as an author in the reference book used by all UK surgical trainees. He has been invited to present his research following peer review at home and abroad.

    Mr Hardy has had a broad training and wide experience in orthopaedic and trauma surgery. He has been awarded The Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training and is therefore privileged to be listed in the General Medical Council Specialist Register. He is a recognised 'provider' in the Advanced Trauma Life Support Scheme.

    Mr Hardy is now able to offer his patients, during consultation, a range of knee braces and supports: www.orthopaedicsandtrauma.com

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    Sports injury and arthritis, Carpal & Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Dupuytren's disease, trigger thumb, trigger finger, hand injury

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