Mr Andrew Armitage is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a general interest in lower limb surgery, from hip to foot but specialist orthopaedic interest in the knee. Mr Armitage provides a comprehensive knee service including osteotomy, unicompartmental replacement, knee replacement, revision knee surgery, arthroscopy, ACL and PCL ligament reconstructions.
After qualifying from St Thomas' Hospital in London, Mr Armitage undertook training on the South East Thames Orthopaedic Rotation gaining experience at various hospitals including St Thomas' and King's College London and Oxford John Radcliffe Hospital. Following this he commenced a fellowship in Perth, Australia working alongside Mr Holt. There he specialised in sports related injuries such as knee, shoulder, ankle, elbow, hip arthroscopy and ligament reconstruction. In March 2002, Mr Armitage undertook a Trauma Fellowship at the Royal Perth Hospital where he was responsible for the daily running of the Trauma department and daily Trauma surgery.
Between 2006 and 2012, he was the clinical lead for Orthopaedics at Eastbourne and in 2015 he became the Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee at The Horder Centre. In addition to his practice, he enjoys training junior doctors and has been an ATLS instructor.
Bsc (Hons) Guy's Hospital 1989
MBBS St Thomas' Hospital 1992
FRCS The Royal College of Surgeons 1995
FRCS (Tr & Orth) The Royal College of Surgeons 2000
Member of the British Medical Association
Member of the British Orthopaedic Association