Mr Martyn Porter MB ChB FRCS(Ed) FRCS Ed(Orth)

Martyn Porter qualified from the University of Manchester in 1979 and is a Fellow of the Royal College of the Surgeons of Edinburgh. He received his Specialty Training Certificate in Orthopaedics in 1989.  He has since developed his special interest in joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee and is particularly interested in treating young patients with arthritis and also treating patients who have problems after operations and dealing with revision surgery of the hip and knee. 

He uses a variety of fixation techniques, both cementless and cemented fixation depending on circumstances.  He is interested in using different bearing combinations such as metal on cross link polyethylene, ceramic on ceramic and metal on metal and some newer combinations. 

He is Past President of the British Hip Society, has served two terms as council member of the British Orthopaedic Association and is Assessor for the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He also sits on the Steering Committee of the National Joint Registry of England and Wales (NJR). Martyn is President of the British Orthopaedic Association.