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Mr Stephen Palmer

Name
Mr Stephen Palmer
Job title
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
PROFESSIONAL DETAILS
Primary specialtyOrthopaedic Surgery
Qualifications
MBBS
FRCS(Tr & Orth)
Year qualified
1990
GMC No.
3491889
Date of GMC registration (dd/mm/yyyy)
01/08/1991
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Mr Stephen Palmer is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon practising at Springfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex. He specialises in arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery, knee replacement, revision knee surgery and ligament reconstruction.

 

Stephen Palmer, FRCS(Tr & Orth), is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who trained at St Thomas' Hospital, London, graduating in 1990. Following basic training he specialised into the field of orthopaedic surgery, gaining valuable experience in the many centres of excellence prevailing in the Eastern region.

 

He has worked with many leading experts in the field of orthopaedic surgery and secured the privilege of acquiring a knee fellowship at Addenbrooke's Hospital. Gaining accreditation to the specialist register in 2000 he was appointed consultant, also in 2000.

 

A young, insightful and dynamic surgeon, Stephen pursued his interests in surgery of the knee, including arthroscopy, ligament reconstruction, and primary and revision joint surgery.

 

Popular with both the young and the elderly, Stephen has a varied client base. He is the clinical lead with the Physiotherapy & Sports Injury clinic at Springfield Hospital, Chelmsford, combining their expertise to the treatment and follow up of patients.

Clinical interests

Mr Palmer is an accomplished orthopaedic surgeon, practising at Springfield Hospital in Chelmsford, Essex, with a particular interest in:

 

Research interests
No. of key procedures performed
Arthroscopy knee
Ligament reconstruction
Total knee replacement
Patello-femoral knee replacement
Uni-compartmental knee replacement
Revision knee surgery
Outcome Data/Success Rates
98% excellent result at 6 years - oxinium knee replacement
Post operative infection rates
TKL <0.25%
Arthroscopy <0.01%
WHERE I WORK
NHS Hospital
Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford
Private hospital/Private clinic
Springfield Hospital
Address
Lawn Lane
City/Town
Chelmsford
County
Essex
Postcode
CM1 7GU
Mr Stephen Palmer
Lawn Lane
Chelmsford
CM1 7GU
United Kingdom
Call for appointments:
01245 234110