Mr Jamie Buchanan

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professional Profile

Mr Buchanan trained at the London medical school of St Mary’s Hospital qualifying in 1986 and later completed his orthopaedic training in the North West Thames area. Nine months of his time was spent on a fellowship at the Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine centre in West Australia. During his fellowship period, he became proficient in the management of sports-related problems with particular reference to shoulder and knee injuries.

Appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Conquest Hospital in 1998 he has continued as a general orthopaedic surgeon managing traumatic injuries, performing hip and knee replacements and has specialised in arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and surgery of the shoulder and elbow.

Within the hospital, he is actively involved in teaching junior doctors and surgeons. Mr Buchanan now provides tutorial education for the Royal College of Surgeons tutor, examining prospective orthopaedic consultants at a national level and instructing in arthroscopic surgery on various courses around the country.

Additional Information

Medical qualifications MB BS, FRCS (Orth)
Year of qualification 1986
Specialist interest Elbow, Knee, Shoulder
Secondary speciality Shoulder and elbow surgery. Arthroscopic surgery. Primary knee replacement surgery
Current NHS Post(s) East Sussex Hospitals NHS Trust
Current memberships Royal College of Surgeons of England. British Orthopaedic Association.

www.jbuchananupperlimb.co.uk

Personal Profile

Mr Buchanan is married with two teenage children. His outside interests include fly-fishing and golf.
Within medicine, he enjoys teaching at the Royal College of Surgeons in London and is very active in the teaching of junior doctors and medical students locally and on the S.E.Thames orthopaedic training programme.

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