Mr Allen has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon doing high volumes of hip and knee replacements for more than 10 years. His NHS practise is based at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital.
He did his higher surgical training in London based at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and did an Adult Reconstruction Fellowship in Ottawa, Canada. As well as his medical degree he has an MSc in Biomedical Engineering from Strathclyde University.
He is an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons and is a regular reviewer for the Bone & Joint Journal.
Hip and revision hip replacements, partial and total knee replacements, knee arthroscopy and robotic arthroplasty.
Kitesurfing, cycling and bridge
Recent research includes being part of the CASINO trial comparing two lengths of the Exeter Hip Replacement and the POLAR study as part of Beyond Compliance for the newly launched Persona Knee Replacement.
Computer Navigation Helps Reduce
the Incidence of Noise after Ceramic-on-Ceramic Total Hip Replacement
Shah et al. J Arthroplasty 2018
Total hip arthroplasty improves
pain and function but not physical activity
Jeldi et al. J Arthroplasty 2017
Lower limb joint replacements in
patients with a history of venous thromboembolism
Allen et al. Bone & Joint Journal 2014
Other post held
- Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Golden Jubilee National Hospital
Insurers Mr David John Allen works with
Mr David John Allen works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Aviva Health
- AXA PPP Healthcare
- AXA PPP International
Mr David John Allen does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr David John Allen does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr David John Allen does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.