Mr Alun John


MBBS, FRCS, FRCS (Tr &, Ortho)

GMC number: 3256835

Practicing since: 1987


Orthopaedic surgery

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  • Weekly clinics
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Alun John is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust. He specialises in all aspects of hip surgery and has a particular interest in hip joint replacement. His work involves both primary and revision hip replacement and also resurfacing procedures for the hip.

He has developed an interest in hip arthroscopy which is useful for removing loose bodies and dealing with defects of the joint surface and surrounding soft tissues. He also performs total knee replacements.

At undergraduate level, Alun trained at St Bartholomew’s Medical School, London. He undertook training in Orthopaedics on the All Wales Orthopaedic Rotation. Between 1999 and 2000 he completed post-graduate fellowships in adult reconstructive surgery at the Princess Alexandra Hospital Brisbane and at the Mater Hospital, Sydney.

Mr John performs the following treatments at Nuffield Health, The Vale Hospital

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Alun John at Nuffield Health

  • Arthroplasty
  • Hip replacement surgery
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Hip arthroscopy

Locations Mr Alun John works with

Related experience

Other post held

  • Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon - Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Alun John works with

Mr Alun John works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


Mr Alun John does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Alun John does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Alun John does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.