Mr Matthew Burwell is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at BMI Bath Clinic. He is nationally-acknowledged as one of the top performing hip surgeons in the country.
He qualified as a doctor from the University of London and undertook specialist surgical training in Orthopaedics and trauma on the North West Thames Rotation, based at the Royal Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, completing his final year of training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital at Stanmore. He went on to receive advanced training in adult hip reconstruction as the Arthroplasty Fellow to Professor Don Howie at the University of South Australia.
Matthew Burwell has developed expertise in all forms of adult hip reconstruction and joint replacement including the use of cemented and un-cemented hip replacement implants and modern materials such as metal and ceramic bearings.
He undertakes revision hip replacement surgery and has two decades of experience of the use of hip resurfacing (e.g. the 'Birmingham' hip, an option for younger and more active patients).
Matthew Burwell continues with a trauma practice at the Royal United Hospital, in particular specialising in surgery for complex fractures of the hip and for fractures around previous hip replacements implants (i.e. peri-prosthetic fractures). He is highly acclaimed for expertise in hip replacement and revision surgery.