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James Cruickshank

James Cruickshank Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

James Cruickshank

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Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Job role and area of interest

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specialist interest in Knee Surgery

Point of contact in the hospital

Telephone: 01535 292118
Email: lauraine.ellis@nhs.net

James Cruickshank Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professional Background

Mr Cruickshank graduated from University of Leeds Medical School. He undertook specialist Orthopaedic training in the Yorkshire deanery. Following this he completed two prestigious knee surgery fellowships at Harrogate and Royal Derby Hospitals working with leading surgeons. Through his fellowships he gained expertise in knee surgery including sports injuries, joint replacement and arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery using modern techniques.

His specialist interest lies in all aspects of knee surgery, including soft tissue (ligament, meniscus, cartilage) and joint replacement, both total and partial knee replacements. He also has a particular interest in patella (kneecap) disorders.

He has written and contributed to peer reviewed publications, book chapters and presented nationally and internationally.

GMC Number: 7135217

Qualifications:
BSc (Hons) Anatomy
MBChB
MRCS
FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Professional Memberships:
British Association for Surgery of the Knee
British Orthopaedic Association
British Medical Association

Personal Interests:
Outside of work Mr Cruickshank spends his free time with his family, enjoying the Yorkshire countryside, playing tennis, skiing, and keeping fit.