Mr Richard Nutton (m)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

QualificationsMB BS (Hons) MD FRCS

Member of:

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society
  • International Society for Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Clinical interests:

Knee injuries
Knee arthritis especially arthroplasty surgery
Management of knee arthritis in middle life
Shoulder injuries – instability and soft tissue injuries (rotator cuff)
Shoulder arthroscopy
All aspects of sports injuries

Training & background:

  • Medical school: University of Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Orthopaedic training: North of England Orthopaedics and Trauma
  • Research Fellowship: Mayo Clinic, Rochester Minnesota, USA (Harkness Fellow)
  • Current Post: Consultant in Orthopaedics and Trauma, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
  • Honorary Lecturer in Orthopaedics and Trauma, University of Edinburgh
  • Other: Honorary Medical Advisor, Scottish Rugby Union

Clinic Times

Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat

Schedule Key

AW: Alternative weeks       M: Monthly       AH: Ad Hoc

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Call us on:

0131 447 2340

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