Mr Marsland qualified in Medicine from Sheffield University in 2003 and went on to complete his Orthopaedic higher specialist training in Wessex. He has extensive fellowship training in foot and ankle surgery at world renowned centres including:
He also has extensive experience in treating complex foot & ankle trauma and completed a visiting trauma fellowship in Liverpool (Durai Nayagam/Badri Narayan).
- Mater Adult Hospital, Brisbane (Michael Lutz and Ben Forster);
- Fortius Clinic, London (James Calder);
- London Orthopaedic Clinic (Lloyd Williams).
To support his fellowship training in Australia he was awarded the prestigious British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Gold Award. He has also undertaken a travelling fellowship to the University of Amsterdam to visit Professor Niek van Dijk, a pioneer in arthroscopic surgery.
Mr Marsland is currently the research lead in Trauma & Orthopaedics at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital, in collaboration with the University of Winchester. He has strong research interests with over 30 publications in peer reviewed journals. His experience includes a research fellowship at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He has authored book chapters and also the popular book “Crash Course in Orthopaedics and Rheumatology”, widely used by medical students.
To pursue his interest in sports, Mr Marsland completed his MSc in Sports and Exercise Medicine at Bath University. Other sports roles include working as a pitch side doctor for Swindon Town F.C. and providing ringside trauma cover at English Amateur Boxing events.