Mr Mark Jeffery graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, London. He completed his surgical training in London and his specialist orthopaedic training was spent at the renowned The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital rotation, which also included spells at other leading London teaching hospitals including the Royal London (Trauma Unit) and the Royal Free Hospital.
Having obtained the Orthopaedic Fellowship (FRCS Orth), Mr Jeffery dedicated 18 months developing subspecialist expertise in upper limb surgery, which also included specialist fellowship training in reconstructive surgery and in advanced arthroscopic techniques at the Epsom Shoulder Unit in Surrey, UK.
Mr Jeffery is a Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon at University Hospital Lewisham, London, where as the Royal College of Surgeons surgical tutor Mr Jeffrey has the main responsibility for implementing undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and training for orthopaedic surgery.
Mr Jeffery has published and presented nationally and internationally and regularly attends meetings to enhance his clinical practice. Mr Jeffery’s research interests include:
- Shoulder & Elbow instability
- Shock wave ultrasound therapy in the treatment of tennis elbow
- MRI in rotator cuff disease
- Use of ultrasound in diagnosing shoulder and upper limb problems
- Advancing new methods in surgical training
Mr Jeffery has a number of publications:
- ‘Results of Uncemented acetabular revision arthroplasty using impacted allograft and metal-backed acetabular components with screws.’ Abstract in Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, reference; M. Jeffery, G. Scott, M.A.R. Freeman 83(B) Nov 2001 proceedings p 296
- ‘Failure of an uncemented non-porous metal-backed prosthesis with augmentation using impacted allograft for acetabular revision.’ Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 85-B:2, March 2003; 182-87.
- ‘Accurate reconstruction of offset in Total Hip Arthroplasty. does it influence the functional outcome.’ Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery proceedings 2005. S. Krishnan, N. Garlick, R Carrington, R. M. Jeffery, G. Thevendran, G. Bentley.
- ‘Massive rotator Cuff tears-Does repair effect the natural history.’ Tsouri C , Jeffery M, Mok D Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery proceedings 2009