Mr Robert Kerry

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Hip & Knee)

QualificationsMB, BS, FRCS, FRCS (ORTH)

Main NHS base:

  • Northern General Hospital


  • Sheffield Orthopaedics Ltd

Clinical interests:

  • Hip and knee problems
  • Complex cases involving infection and massive bone loss
  • Arthroplasty of the hip and knee; primary and revision

Fees, Training & Background:

Mr Kerry 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 Robert Kerry is a Conultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Northern General Hospital, with a private practice at Claremont.

Mr Kerry specialises in Hip and Knee surgery. He qualified at The Middlesex Hospital. His surgical training was carried out in Sheffield and he did an arthroplasty fellowship in Vancouver, Canada before being appointed consultant at Sheffield. Mr Kerry is an active member of the British Hip Society and Clinical Lead for the Northern General Hospital Bone Bank.

Robert Kerry was born in Sheffield and qualified MB, BS at the Middlesex Hospital, London, in 1987.
After House Officer posts in London and Sheffield he did his Basic Surgical Training in Sheffield gaining FRCS(Eng) in 1991. He did his Higher Surgical Training in Orthopaedics on the North Trent Training Scheme gaining his FRCS(Orth) in 1996. In order to pursue his interest in hip and knee arthroplasty he was a Clinical Fellow in the world renowned unit in Vancouver, Canada, supported by the John Charnley Trust from 1997 to 1998.

Robert Kerry has been a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Lower Limb Arthroplasty Unit at the Northern General Hospital since 1998. In common with the other members of the Unit, his clinical work almost exclusively involves primary and revision arthroplasty of the hip and knee with a special interest in complex cases including those involving infection and massive bone loss.

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