Robert U. Ashford
Robert U. Ashford graduated at the London Hospital Medical College, London, UK, in 1992. He undertook basic surgical training in London and East Anglia and he continued his orthopedic training in Yorkshire. After passing the FRCS (Tr. & Orth.) in 2004, he completed a one-year fellowship in Sydney, NSW, Australia under the expert tuition of Dr. Paul Stalley, a world-renowned sarcoma surgeon. He completed a further one-year fellowship in lower limb joint reconstruction and tumour surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, UK. He was appointed as the Consultant Orthopedic and Sarcoma Surgeon at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust and the East Midlands Sarcoma Service in 2007. Ashford has experience in the treatment of a wide variety of hip and knee conditions, bone and soft tissue tumors, and trauma. He has published extensively in these fields. Ashford is an Instructor on Advanced Trauma Life Support courses and the Leeds Orthopaedic Revision Course. He is a Member of the General Medical Council, Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Member of the British Orthopaedic Association, Member of the British Orthopaedic Oncology Society, Member of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee, and Member of the European Hip Society.
Biography Updated on 3 July 2011