Steve Nicholl is on sabbatical in Australia for a year from February 2016


Surgical management of acute complex trauma and the chronic complications of trauma including; fracture non-union/malunion and bone infection
Specialist in the most current techniques of minimally invasive management of long bone and periarticular fracture

Current Posts

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Montefiore Hospital, Brighton & Hove
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon: Nuffield Hospital, Brighton

Training and Qualifications

Qualified: 1997 - Edinburgh University Medical School
Basic Surgical Training:
St George’s Hospital, London
Higher Surgical Training:
Severn Deanery, Bristol
Limb reconstruction, Bristol Royal Infirmary

Professional Interests

Exploring: Latest techniques of MIS, Ilizarov and Spatial frames, intramedullary nail fixation and percutaneous, insertion of angular stable locking plates in upper and lower limb trauma
Management of complex fractures of the femoral and tibial shafts, intra-articular fractures around the knee and ankle, and fractures of the calcaneum, talus and midfoot
Local, regional and national trauma training courses
British Orthopaedic Association, British Trauma Society

Personal Interests

Steve is married with two daughters and lives in Shoreham-by-Sea. He enjoys many sporting activities including cycling, running, skiing, snowboarding, windsurfing and sailing. He is also a keen musician.