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Mr John Rowles BM BS, B MediSci, FRCS, DM, FRCS (Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Areas of expertise:

  • Hip replacements
  • Knee replacements
  • Knee Arthroscopies
  • Lower limb disorders
  • Injection therapies for back pain
  • Removal of lumps and bumps e.g. ganglions
  • Foot and ankle surgery


Traditional General Orthopaedic Surgeon with an interest in hip and knee replacements, knee arthroscopies and foot and ankle surgery. All prosthesis used are tried and tested and have an excellent success rate. Following the M1 Kegworth air crash on 8th January 1989, Mr Rowles collated clinical material and documented the injuries sustained by the victims. He contributed to the ‘Crash Brace’ position currently used by the aircraft industry.



DM (Nottingham) 1993

Thesis:- Impact  Biomechanics of the Pelvis and Lower Limbs in Impact Aircraft Accidents

Special interests:

  • Orthopaedics of the lower limb


Mr John Rowles works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Westfield Health
  • WPA

Mr John Rowles does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Mr John Rowles does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Mr John Rowles does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

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