Specialities

Trauma and sports injuries of the foot and ankle, hind and forefoot disorders including ankle replacement, arthroscopic surgery and the latest minimally invasive surgery (MIS) techniques.
Most experienced UK surgeon in minimally invasive surgery of the forefoot.

Current Posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: St John & St Elizabeth Hospital, London
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: Montefiore Hospital, Brighton & Hove
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon: Nuffield Hospital, Haywards Heath

Training and Qualifications

Qualified: 1993 - Royal London Hospital
Basic Surgical Training: London and Cambridge
Clinical and Research Fellowships: Johns Hopkins Hospital & University, Baltimore, USA; Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Bristol, UK

Professional Interests

Teaching: consultant orthopaedic surgeons in MIS techniques; medical students at Brighton & Sussex Medical School in surgical anatomy
Lecturing: Nationally and internationally on foot and ankle surgery
Chairs: foot and ankle meetings for national and international congresses for British Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, European Foot and Ankle Society and European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology
Publishes: extensively in international foot and ankle journals and reviews for the Foot & Ankle International Journal
Memberships: Secretary of the scientific committee of the EFAS; Council member and web editor of British Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society

Personal Interests

David enjoys outdoor pursuits such as sailing, windsurfing, snowboarding, and walking on the Downs with his dog. He is married with two young children and the family live in East Sussex.

www.sussexfoot.co.uk