Mr Robert Lewis Carter

Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon

MBChB, BSc Hons(Med Sci), MRCS, FRCS(Tr and Orth)

Year qualified:1997

Specialty

Personal profile

Mr Robert Carter is a full time Specialist Foot and Ankle Surgeon, UK trained in Edinburgh, Cardiff and Glasgow with European Fellowship placements in Vienna, Bordeux and Zurich.

Mr Carter specialises in modern foot and ankle techniques such as joint replacements (ankle and great toe) and bunion (hallux valgus) correction with compression screws avoiding the requirement of post operative plaster cast immobilisation. He also carries out traditional orthopaedic surgery such as complex hind foot deformity correction and ankle fusions.

As a team doctor for a Magners league professional rugby team he regularly treats sports related foot and ankle conditions such as ankle ligament reconstruction, Achilles tendon problems and plantar fasciitis.

Professional Membership



  • British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • West Of Scotland Foot and Ankle Group

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