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Mr James Fountain

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Mr James Fountain

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

MB ChB, MRCS, FRCS (T&O)

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I was appointed as a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic surgeon at Aintree University Hospital in 2012. I have developed a primary and revision lower limb arthroplasty elective practice, complex lower limb trauma practice and established services of benefit nationally, regionally and to the trust. My sub-specialist interest in periprosthetic joint infection has been of significant benefit to the unit. I cover a wide range of treatments in which some include, Primary Knee and Hip Replacements, Major/Complex Trauma and Acute Fracture Management. In addition I also specialise within Revision Knee and Hip Replacements, Periprosthetic Fractures, Unicompartmental Knee Replacements, Management of Orthopaedic Infection and Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Sports Injuries.

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You can book appointments for yourself or someone else using this online booking service.

To book online and secure an appointment you will need to pay at the time of booking. Once you’ve chosen your appointment slot it will be held for 20 minutes while you complete the details needed to confirm.

We will ask you for details of the symptoms you wish to discuss with the Consultant and when you first noticed these.

We accept Mastercard and Visa credit and debit cards.