Mr Damian McClelland


BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCS Ed ( Tr and Orth), MFSEM (UK), MFSEM ( RCSI)

GMC number: 4105387

Practising since: 1994


Orthopaedic surgery

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Damian qualified from The University College and Middlesex School of Medicine ( London) in 1994 and undertook surgical training in Stoke-On-Trent and further specialist Orthopaedic training on the Stoke/Oswestry Orthopaedic rotation between 1994 and 2004. In 2004/5 he completed specialist fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow surgery in Melbourne, Australia. On returning he was a consultant in Telford and Oswestry before starting as a consultant in Stoke in 2006 and has continued to develop his specialist interest in all aspects of open and arthroscopic ( Key-hole) Shoulder and Elbow surgery since then.

He has given invited lectures around the world on orthopaedic surgery, and shoulder and elbow research and has been invited to demonstrate specialist surgical and operative techniques in live televised surgical cases in the UK and Europe. 

Damian is interested in research and education and has published a number of research papers in Shoulder and Elbow surgery since taking up his consultant post. He has been part of an international group of specialists invited to teach orthopaedic trauma management to trainees and specialists surgeons, in the UK and throughout Europe and the world for over 10 years. 

In addition to his clinical practice, Damian is the National Clinical Director for BUPA. 

Special interests

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 

Other interests


Treatments and tests offered by Mr Damian McClelland at Nuffield Health

  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Shoulder decompression - keyhole surgery
  • Elbow surgery

Locations Mr Damian McClelland works with

Related experience


  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Damian McClelland works with

Mr Damian McClelland works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • ESMI
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • Simplyhealth
  • Aetna
  • Healix
  • Healix Healthcare
  • Healthcare RM
  • Police Mutual
  • Standard Life
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • WPA


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

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

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