Home  BulletOur Consultants  Bullet Mr David Chesney

Mr David Chesney

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MD, FRCS Ed(Tr & Orth), AFRCS(Ed), MB ChB


Orthopaedic surgery

Year qualified


Clinical interests

  • Metalloprotease expression in the human meniscus (in collaboration with Department of Pathology, University of Edinburgh)
  • ACL reconstruction in skeletally immature patients
  • Tunnel placement in ACL reconstruction.


Professional memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Medical Association

Professional profile

David Chesney has been a consultant with NHS Fife since 2007 and has developed a practice consisting of knee surgery and trauma. He has responsibility for sports injuries to the knee and is developing an acute knee service.

He is experienced in ligament reconstruction, meniscal repair and chondral grafting. In addition, his arthroplasty practice includes total and partial knee replacement and revision surgery.

David is the only consultant in Fife to offer patello-femoral arthroplasty.

Widely published, he has presented nationally and internationally and is also a reviewer for Acta Paediatrica, World Journal of Orthopaedics and the Indian Journal of Orthopaedics and the BMC journal group.

Cancer Care
Women's Health
Health Assessment
Weight Loss
Hospitals | Consultants | Treatments | About BMI | Careers | Site Map | Accessibility | Terms of Use | Privacy
Facebook Foursquare Twitter YouTube