Mr Derek Bickerstaff

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Professional Membership

  • Royal College Surgeons England

  • Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh

  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • British Knee Society

  • British Orthopaedic Sports Trauma Association

  • European Society of Sports Trauma, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy

Clinical Interests

Knee surgery including:

  • Arthroscopic surgery

  • Ligament reconstructive surgery

  • Joint replacement surgery

Personal profile

Derek is a Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon with an interest in knee surgery, particularly arthroscopic and ligament reconstruction commonly required in sports injuries. He also has a particular interest in Computer Navigated Knee Replacement.

He is recognised as one of the UK's leading knee surgeons and takes referrals nationally and internationally including many high profile athletes. He has held appointments as the Knee Tutor at the Royal College of Surgeons of England and served as an executive member of the British Association of Surgery of the Knee.

He has also served on the board of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. Derek is frequently invited to lecture on knee surgery at national and international meetings.

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