Mr James Holland



GMC number: 3131338

Practising since: 1988


Orthopaedic surgery

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  • Friday 13:00 - 17:00
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Mr Holland was appointed Consultant at the Freeman Hospital and Royal Victoria Infirmary Newcastle in 1998. 

He carried out his Medical School and Orthopaedic training in Birmingham including an Orthopaedic Fellowship in Hip and Knee Surgery in Johannesburg, South Africa 1997.

From 1998 until 2021 Mr Holland has carried out

  • Over 1000 hip resurfacing surgeries
  • 4000 hip replacements

His national joint registry profile is recorded on

Special interests

  • Hip resurfacing and replacement
  • Revision hip replacement
  • Primary knee replacements and knee arthroscopy

Special interest in young and complex surgeries, safe innovation and development of new techniques including the first UK ceramic RECERF hip resurfacing

Other interests

Teaching, lecturing and practical technical improvements to advance safe introduction of new treatments for hip arthritis

Treatments and tests offered by Mr James Holland at Nuffield Health

  • Hemiarthroplasty
  • Hip revision
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip resurfacing
  • Arthroplasty

Locations Mr James Holland works with

Related experience


Extensive wide-ranging research interest in basic science, clinical audit, teaching, safety


  • FRCS Orth

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Freeman and Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Insurers Mr James Holland works with

Mr James Holland works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA


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

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

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