Personal profile

David McKenna studied pre-clinical medicine at Oxford University and clinical medicine at the University of London, graduating with the Esther Frances White Memorial Prize and Distinction in Surgery in 2002. He undertook his Basic Surgical Training on the Cambridge Training Programme at Addenbrooke’s Hospital. He went on to undertake his Higher Surgical Training on the Percival Pott (St. Bart’s Hospital) Training Programme; spending time at St Bart’s & The Royal London Hospitals, The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore and The Norfolk & Norwich Hospital.

David undertook a year’s fellowship at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford specialising in complex revision hip arthroplasty and bone tumour surgery with Duncan Whitwell. He has had consultant positions at the internationally renowned Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore before taking up his substantive post in Worcester.

David’s areas of interest are primary hip and knee arthroplasty, partial knee replacement, knee preservation surgery, knee arthroscopy, revision hip and knee arthroplasty, metastatic bone disease and general trauma.


Clinical Interests

  • Total Hip replacement, Revision hip replacement, Hip Injection
  • Total Knee replacement, Partial Knee replacement, Revision Knee replacement
  • Knee arthoscopy
  • Knee preservation surgery/osteotomy
  • Management of metastatic Bone disease
  • General trauma


Professional Memberships 

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Medical Association


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