Mr Huw Pullen


MBBCh, MRCS (Ed), FRCS Tr &Orth

GMC number: 4726397

Practicing since: 2000


Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Thursday morning clinics at the Vale Hospital
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Mr Huw Pullen qualified from Cardiff Medical School in 2000. He commenced his specialised orthopaedic training in 2004 on the All Wales Training Programme. During this time he undertook two fellowships.

His first fellowship was in the Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic in Australia. This fellowship specialised in all aspects of shoulder surgery. His second fellowship was in the Swansea Shoulder and Elbow Unit.

Mr Pullen has been a Consultant in Newport since early 2011. He treats general trauma but has a special interest in Shoulder and Knee Surgery including Joint Replacement and Arthroscopic procedure.

Special interests

Shoulder Injuries and Surgery

Other interests

Mr Pullen has a special interest in arthroscopic shoulder surgery and shoulder replacements.

Personal interests

He maintains his own sporting interests competing regularly in Triathlon and Cycle Races and is part of the Newport County AFC Medical Team.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Huw Pullen at Nuffield Health

  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Shoulder decompression - key hole surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Manipulation
  • Shoulder Stabilisation
  • Tennis elbow release
  • Arthroplasty

Locations Mr Huw Pullen works with

Related experience


Research interests in day case arthroscopic shoulder surgery, shoulder trauma and shoulder joint replacements.


  • British Medical Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Shoulder and Elbow Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Insurers Mr Huw Pullen works with

Mr Huw Pullen works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


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

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

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