Mr Richard Bryant

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Shoulder & Elbow)

QualificationsBOA, BESS, RCS Edinburgh

Main NHS base:

  • Rotherham General Hospital


  • Sheffield Orthopaedics Limited

Clinical interests:

  • Shoulder surgery
  • Shoulder impingement
  • Rotator cuff tear
  • Shoulder instability
  • Arthritis of the shoulder (shoulder replacement)
  • Shoulder fractures
  • Elbow surgery
  • Golfer’s and tennis elbow
  • Ulnar nerve problems
  • Arthritis of the elbow (elbow replacement)
  • Elbow fractures
  • Any type of shoulder or elbow problem
  • Open and arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery

Fees, Training & Background:

Mr Bryant is part of Sheffield Orthopaedics Ltd (SOL), proudly in partnership with Claremont Private Hospital. In addition to Claremont’s CQC accreditation, SOL has it’s own CQC accreditation and is part of Claremont’s 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on-call consultant cover provision for inpatients. SOL Consultants are integral to the reduced length of stay Claremont patients enjoy, compared to other providers.  

Mr Bryant is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Rotherham General Hospital, with a private practice at Claremont.

He qualified from King’s College Hospital in London in 1997 and returned to Sheffield to complete his specialist orthopaedic training. He was appointed at Rotherham Hospital in 2009 as a consultant with a special interest in shoulder and elbow surgery. After passing the FRCS trauma and orthopaedics exam, he undertook an upper limb fellowship in Coventry.

Mr Bryant’s specialist interest is shoulder and elbow surgery, providing a comprehensive range of open and arthroscopic treatments for a wide variety of conditions. He is also clinical effectiveness, audit and governance lead at Rotherham Hospital.

Mr Bryant enjoys teaching all levels of medical staff both locally and nationally at workshops at the Royal College of Surgeons in London.

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