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Mr. James Alexander Lewis
MB BCh, FRCSEd (Tr&Orth), MSc Trauma Surgery

Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Mr James A Lewis 

CONTACT DETAILS:
Mr. James Alexander Lewis
Cardiff Sports Orthopaedics
Spire Cardiff Hospital
Croescadarn Road
Pentwyn, Cardiff
CF23 8XL

Email:         info@csortho.co.uk
Telephone: 08445 617152

GMC Number: 4515520 (Specialist Register)
MDU Number: 305647X
ICO Number: ZA204521

CURRENT NHS APPOINTMENT
Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon
University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

CLINICAL PRACTICE
I am Trauma Lead at a busy University Hospital in Cardiff. My specialist
interest is in the management of both upper and lower limb trauma including complex trauma, malunion/non-union and infective complications. My NHS practice includes 4-5 weekly trauma theatre sessions and 2 trauma clinics in which I will see around 2000 patients a year.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Musculo-skeletal injury including personal injuries, falling, tripping and slipping injuries.

  • Upper limb injuries and surgery including to the wrist, forearm, elbow, and shoulder.

  • Lower limb injuries and surgery including to the pelvis, hip, femur, knee and tibia.

  • Foot and ankle injuries and surgery

  • Road traffic accident injuries

  • Whiplash injury

MEDICO-LEGAL PRACTICE
I started medico-legal practice in 2014 and see around 250 claimants a year. My clinic venues are located in the Newport, Cardiff and Swindon areas and all havegood parking and disabled access. Appointments are available within a week of receipt of the medical records and reports are prepared within 7-14 days of consultation. I am happy to undertake domiciliary visits as well as desktop reports following records review.

For further information please contact my medico-legal administrator on
08445 617152 or visit www.cardiffsportsorthopaedics.co.uk.

MEDICO-LEGAL TRAINING

  • Medico-legal training by Professional Solutions November 2013

  • CertMR Part 1 & Part 2 (Bond Solon Certificate in Medical Reporting)

EDUCATION

Qualifications:

  • MB BCh - University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff (1998)

  • FRCSEd (Tr&Orth)

  • MSc Trauma Surgery – University of Swansea 2011

Surgical Training

  • Basic Surgical Training - Cardiff Rotation: 1999-2002

  • Higher Surgical Training in Orthopaedics - Welsh Rotation: 2004-2010

  • Advanced Trauma Fellowship Morriston Hospital, Swansea 2010-2011

  • Post CCT Senior Clinical Trauma Fellowship - University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff - 2011-2012

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

  • Masters degree in Trauma Surgery

  • Over 18 original articles and abstracts published in International Journals

  • 24 presentations at National and International meetings

  • 19 audit projects on a wide range of clinical topics

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

  • Member of the British Trauma Society

  • Member of AO Trauma

MEDICO-LEGAL PRACTICE LOCATIONS
1. Wellspring Medical Centre
Park Road, Risca,
Newport, NP11 6BJ

2. University Hospital of Wales
Heath Park, Cardiff,
CF14 4XW

3. Swindon Health Centre
1 Islington Street
Swindon
SN1 2DQ