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Simon Buckley: MB BS FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery

Qualifications: MB BS FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Year Qualified: 1990
Position: Consultant Orthopaedic Hip & Knee Surgeon
Orthopaedic Speciality: Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery
Memberships: British Orthopaedic Association and British Hip Society
Hospital: Claremont Hospital
NHS Base: Northern General Hospital
Medical Secretary: Gemma Newsome
Contact Telephone Number: 0114 263 2115
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Simon Buckley graduated from London University in 1990 and was a higher surgical trainee in Leeds. Simon gained the FRCS (Tr & Orth) qualification in 2000. Prior to taking up a Consultant position at the Northern General Hospital, he was The Cavendish Hip Fellow in Sheffield. Simon was President of the British Orthopaedic Trainees Association in 2001-2002.

Simon was one of the founding members of Sheffield Orthopaedics Ltd and a member of the board of directors from 2004 to 2014.

Simon is a member of the Lower Limb Arthroplasty Unit at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals. The unit performs over 1000 hip and knee replacements a year and specialise in treating complex hip and knee problems including revision joint replacements.

Simon is currently a Deputy Medical Director at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and is an educational supervisor for the junior doctors on the South Yorkshire Training Rotation. He is also the Editorial Secretary of the British Hip Society

Simon has three children and outside of work enjoys walking, skiing and supports his hometown football club

"Many thanks for my new knee…I had my operation at Claremont…The nursing and physiotherapy care was very good…Thank you for yours and your anaesthetist’s care"   - Three months after total knee replacement ( Hip and Knee Replacement )

"Three months after my surgery and I am fully recovered and have no pains or problems - life is good! Thank you"   - Three month after total hip replacement surgery ( Hip and Knee Replacement )

"Thank you for your expertise in replacing my old knee replacement and so giving me the use of a good walking leg after many years of struggling"   - Six months after revision knee replacement surgery ( Hip and Knee Replacement )

"The surgeon and his team gave me one hundred per cent attention and made me feel very relaxed during my operation. I am pleased with the success of my knee replacement and definitely feel the benefits"   - Two months after total knee replacement ( Hip and Knee Replacement )

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