Mr Clark works as a consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery at The Wye Valley NHS Hospital in Hereford and Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital having been appointed in 2004.
He developed specialist interests in lower limb surgery performing over 100 hip and knee replacements each year. He has a particular interest in revision knee surgery with other main specialist interests in trauma surgery and in particular arthroscopic surgery of the knee. This has given him significant experience in the management of sports injuries.
- Knee replacement and revision surgery
- Arthroscopic surgery
- Hip replacement
- Knee injuries
- Knee arthritis
- Knee replacement (especially uni-compartmental and patella)
- Sports injuries, including knee surgery
- Knee ligament repair and reconstruction
Mr Clark is married with a young family. In his spare time he enjoys watching rugby, shooting, fishing and walking his three dogs. Darren’s other interests include skiing and learning how to sail.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Darren Clark at Nuffield Health
- Ankle fusion
- Hip replacement
- Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
- Keller's arthroplasty
- Knee arthroscopy
- Knee replacement
- Knee replacement revision
- Toe joint fusion
- Hallux Valgus Surgery
- Flat foot correction
- Trauma reconstruction
- Ankle arthroscopy
- Ankle ligament repair
- Ankle replacement
- Achilles repair or reconstruction
- Hip revision
- Toe surgery
- Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
Mr Clark's research interests include preventing infection and thrombosis in joint replacement and new bearing surfaces in joint replacement.
- British Medical Association
- Fellow British Orthopaedic Society
- Fellow Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
- International Society For Surgery of the Knee and Orthopaedic Sports Injuries
- British Trauma Society
Other post held
- Wye Valley NHS Trust
Insurers Mr Darren Clark works with
Mr Darren Clark works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
- Benenden Health
- Bupa On Demand
- CS Healthcare
- Exeter Family Friendly
- Vitality Health (Pru Health)
Mr Darren Clark has the following interest in this hospital/ another Nuffield Health hospital or the company:
Mr Darren Clark is the Medical Advisory Committee Chair for Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital . No remuneration is paid for this role, however use of medical secretary services, administrative accommodation and consulting room used in connection with it are not charged for. Services used in connection with the provision of Mr Darren Clark's private practice are charged at market rates.
Mr Darren Clark does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Darren Clark does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.