Mr David Knox

Personal profile

Mr Knox specialises in arthroscopic (key hole) and arthroplasty (replacement) shoulder surgery and in soft tissue elbow surgery. He has a keen interest in trauma care, particularly in upper limb injury management.  Mr Knox works in the Alexandra Hospital, Worcestershire, as the Shoulder & Elbow, Upper Limb, Trauma Orthopaedic Consultant.   He took up this post in 2016.

David trained in Glasgow and then completed his upper limb sub-specialist fellowship training in the UK at Oswestry, Robert Jones Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital and in Australia at the Melbourne Shoulder and Elbow Centre.

David places evidence based medicine at the heart of his practice.  He believes that the key to obtaining the best results is by involving the patient in every step of their care.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physiscians and Surgeons (Glasgow)
  • International Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the AO Trauma Foundation

Clinical Interests

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Capsular Release for Frozen Shoulder
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Stabilisation following dislocation
  • Open Latarjet stabilisation following shoulder dislocation
  • AC Joint Stabilisation
  • Biceps Repair
  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression
  • Management of the painful elbow

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