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Meet our Specialists

Our Specialists

About our specialists bios

G Patrick Ashcroft

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Paddy has been a consultant in Aberdeen since 1995. In addition to working in the field of lower limb arthroplasty and general orthopaedic surgery he runs an Orthopaedic research group in the University of Aberdeen where he is a senior lecturer in Orthopaedics...

Simon Barker

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Simon trained in London and Aberdeen. He undertakes paediatric and adult orthopaedic surgery. He has an active research interest including knee arthritis and children’s foot deformities....

James Bidwell

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Bidwell, a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Aberdeen. He works in the areas of lower limb arthroplasty and general orthopaedic surgery, with a special interest in soft tissue knee surgery....

David Boddie

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Boddie graduated from Aberdeen University in 1991. After posts in Aberdeen and Edinburgh he returned for basic and higher training completing a year and a half full-time research.....

David Cairns

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Cairns qualified from Edinburgh in 1997 and undertook higher surgical training in Orthopaedic Surgery in the West of Scotland from 2002 to 2008....

L A Kash Khan

Shoulder, Upper Limb & Trauma Surgeon

Mr L A Kash Khan qualified from University of Edinburgh medical school in 1999. His postgraduate orthopaedic training was in Edinburgh and London......

Andrew Frost

Spine and Trauma Surgeon

Mr Frost Originally from Aberdeen, Andrew Frost went to medical school in Edinburgh. During this time he completed a BSc in Neuroscience developing an early interest in spinal conditions....

Steven Hamilton

Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

Steven Hamilton has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Aberdeen. He works in the areas of lower limb Orthopaedic Surgery, with a special interest in soft tissue knee surgery....

Alan Johnstone

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professor Johnstone qualified from Edinburgh University in 1986. His registrar training was in Edinburgh and Aberdeen. He was a Senior Lecturer at Aberdeen University from 1997- 2002.....

Kapil Kumar

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Kapil completed his undergraduate and early postgraduate training in New Delhi, India, then completing his higher surgical training in Aberdeen. Kapil’s training then included Fellowships in shoulder and upper limb surgery at Reading Shoulder Unit and at the Upper Limb Unit, Wrightington Hospital, W...

David Lawrie

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Lawrie is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Hand Surgeon at Woodend Hospital specialising in all aspects of hand and wrist surgery....

Bill Ledingham

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Ledingham is a Senior NHS Orthopaedic Surgeon who joined his department in 1992 as a Consultant. He trained in surgery in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Bath....


Meet our Assisting Team

Assisting Team

Meet our assisting team

Angela McLean



Jane Robertson

Surgical Assistant