nick duncan foot and ankle surgery surgeon orthopaedic surgeon derby private health royal derby hospital nhs

Mr Nick Duncan BMBS, BMedSci, FRCS Tr&Orth, MRCS (Ed)

Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon

GMC Number: 


Year of qualification: 

  • BMedSci: 2003
  • BMBS: 2005
  • MRCS (Ed): 2008
  • FRCS Tr&Orth: 2014

Areas of expertise:

  • Foot and ankle surgery

Other specialist interests: 

  • Foot and ankle arthritis
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Sports foot and ankle injuries
  • Bunions
  • Foot deformities (flatfoot and high arch)

Clinic Times: 

  • Alternate Monday evenings
  • Ad-hoc appointments available upon request

Services currently provided:

  • Foot and ankle surgery



Mr Nick Duncan undertook his undergraduate studies at the University of Nottingham, graduating from with a BMedSci in 2003 and BMBS in 2005. He went on to achieve his MRCS (Ed) in 2008 and FRCS Tr&Orth in 2014.

Mr Duncan completed a foot and ankle fellowship, working at the Sheffield Foot and Unit in 2015 before starting as a consultant at the Royal Derby, part of the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust, as a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics with Specialist Interest in Foot and Ankle Surgery in 2016 – a position he still holds. Mr Duncan has vast experience of working in Trauma and Orthopaedics across the Midlands as a trainee, having worked at Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham, the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary, Nottingham City Hospital, Chesterfield Royal Hospital and King’s Mill Hospital in Nottingham.


Mr Duncan has had several submissions published in medical publications regarding all manner of orthopaedic issues, predominantly relating to the foot and ankle. The topics of these entries include foot and ankle trauma, joint replacement, shoulder surgery and much more.


Mr Nick Duncan works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health

Mr Nick Duncan does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

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

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

To find out more or arrange a consultation with Mr Duncan, email us at or call us now on 01332 785200