Professor Adrian Robert Harvey

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MB BS, FRCS (Tr&Ortho)

Clinical Interests

  • Joint replacements
  • Sports injuries; Knee surgery
  • Meniscal tears; ACL reconstruction
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Uni-compartmental replacement
  • Lower limb arthroplasty
  • Arthroplasty
  • Limb reconstruction
  • Joint pain; Leg pain; Thigh pain
  • Knee arthroscopy; Knee replacement surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Joint re-surfacing; Joint disorders
  • Revision surgery (orthopaedic)
  • Degenerative knee disorders
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Customised knee replacement
  • Lower limb disorders
  • Joint injection
  • Tears in the knee
  • All aspects of hip and knee surgery
  • Patient specific instrumentation for knee replacement
  • Knee pain; Knee trauma; Anterior knee pain; Limb pain

Professional Memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Association  (BOA)
  • British Association for Knee Surgeons (BAKS)
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Personal profile

Adrian Harvey is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at BMI The Harbour Hospital, Poole. He specialises in knee surgery including sports injuries, meniscal tears, anterior cruciate, ligament reconstruction osteoarthritis, knee replacement and uni-compartmental replacement.

He qualified from University College London in 1991 and then went on to train in surgery in London and on the Wessex orthopaedic training program. In the latter part of his training program he underwent specialist training in knee surgery and arthroscopic surgery in Switzerland and in Perth, Western Australia. In 2002, he was appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Royal Bournemouth Hospital and Poole Hospital in Dorset.

A visiting Professor in the department of Science, Technology and Engineerig at Bournemouth University. Adrian is a faculty member on a number of national and international courses. This involves teaching surgeons in many aspects of knee surgery, including knee replacement surgery and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. He is also part of European design team, designing a new type of knee replacement.

Each year he trains 2 Knee Fellows from Europe in specialist knee surgery. These surgeons subsequently return home to become consultants in their native countries.

Adrian is a reviewer for the British Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery and is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association and the British Association for Knee Surgeons. Adrian has treated elite athletes and military personnel.

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