Euro 2016 will be one this year’s most celebrated sporting events. Twenty-four of the world’s strongest football nations with over 550 of Europe’s finest footballers will play 51 matches to be crowned the Continent’s Champions. Sadly, it is inevitable some players will be injured. Football related knee injuries are common, but the one that drawsContinue Reading
ME AND MY OPERATION: Tiny cushion in your knee that helps you avoid drastic surgery A new cartilage patch means patients with arthritis can avoid a total knee replacement. John Cronin, 65, an airline sales agent from East Preston, West Sussex, had the operation, as he tells CAROL DAVIS. THE PATIENT Because we live closeContinue Reading
Primary and Revision Knee Masterclass. Oslo, Norway. May 22-23, 2014 View programme for Primary and Revision Knee Masterclass
More than 7,000 delegates at a large European Orthopaedic Conference held recently in London heard about new treatments for medial osteoarthritis (OA) from Yorkshire Knee Clinic surgeon Nick London. Nick was one of the invited speakers at the prestigious European Orthopaedic Conference staged at the ExCel in East London and one of six European kneeContinue Reading
Stuart Calder, David Duffy and Nick London, all surgeons at the Yorkshire Knee Clinic in Harrogate, took to the stage on June 7 to present an update on knee conditions to more than 100 GPs attending a special event held at the Leeds Metropolitan University. The event included sessions on: Knee injuries, including the diagnosisContinue Reading
The challenge is on next month for Europe to retain the Ryder Cup in Gleneagles. The perfect time to get that swing right, or is persistent knee pain hampering your game? Arguably the biggest event in the world golfing calendar rolls into Scotland next month when the best golfers from Europe take on an eliteContinue Reading
“Our thoughts are with Stuart’s family following recent tragic events. Stuart was a great husband, father, son and friend and will be missed by us all. “Yorkshire has lost one of its finest surgeons and a great man, but the family’s loss is unimaginable and we would hope that their privacy can be respected duringContinue Reading
Nick London had a paper presented at the World Sports Trauma Congress 2012 by his previous Knee Fellow, Jon Smith, on the results of a large series of anterior cruciate ligament reconstructions in children and skeletally immature adolescents. The outcomes of surgery have been very promising using hamstring grafts via an ‘adult type technique’.
Nick London was invited by the British Association of Surgery for the Knee to speak at this international conference in London this week. He took part in an educational session covering high tibial osteotomy, KineSpring load absorber treatment and answered questions on the clinical experience of the device.
Travelled to Lucerne to teach as Faculty on a Surgical Technique Course for the KineSpring load absorber. This is a regular course for Specialist Surgeons from across Europe to be trained in the surgical technique and patient selection for the load absorber treatment.