Mr Damian Clark

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Clinical Interests

  • Patella instability surgery
  • Mr Clark provides treatment for all aspects of patellofemoral (kneecap) disease) ranging from pain to instability to arthritis. Much of his academic research and background has focused on this area.

Clinical subspeciality:

  • Patella stabilisation
  • Trochleoplasty
  • MPFL reconstruction
  • Tibial tubercle osteotomy
  • ACL
  • Knee ligament surgery
  • Meniscal surgery
  • Cartilage surgery
  • Osteotomy

Professional Memberships

  • European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

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Personal profile

Mr Damian Clark is a knee and trauma surgeon based in Bristol & Bath, who treats patients in the public and private sectors who are suffering from knee pain. His work includes kneecap stabilisation surgery and knee ligament reconstructions; but he also performs arthroscopy, partial knee replacements, osteotomies and trauma surgery. Mr Clark believes that surgery isn’t always the solution, so ensures his discusses in detail all available options with his patients.

Attending secondary school in Bristol, Mr Clark then when on to study medicine at King's College London and undertake training at the University of Calgary, the University of Swansea and the University of Bristol. He was awarded Fellowship of both the Royal College of Surgeons and of the European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology in 2013, and has received two fellowship prizes for his Canadian fellowship.

Much of Mr Clark’s experience has been gained from fellowships in Australia, Canada, India and the UK. He’s worked with medical teams caring for several professional sports teams around the world, including work with Australian rugby players and Canadian footballers.

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