Mr James Pegrum

Qualifications

MB, BS, BSc (Orthopaedics), MSc (Sports & Exercise Medicine), Diploma Mountain Medicine, FRCS (Tr & Orthopaedics)

GMC number: 6149307

Practicing since: 2007

Specialties

Orthopaedic surgery

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About

Mr James Pegrum is a Royal College of Surgeons Margaret Witt Scholar specialising in hip and knee surgery.  

Mr Pegrum prides himself in providing patient centred care by listening and then delivering an individually tailored thorough assessment. He covers all hip and knee conditions including arthritis, soft tissue and sports injuries.

During his training Mr Pegrum was twice awarded the Nuffield prize for research in hip injuries and was a national Royal College of Surgeons Margaret Witt Scholar.

He specialises in hip and knee surgery, particularly joint replacements and partial knee replacements, performing large numbers of these every year, with excellent outcomes. Through his specialist training in sports medicine he has developed expertise in arthroscopic surgery, regularly treating meniscal and knee injuries.

His research interests have involved techniques to optimise, improve and speed up recovery following surgery and he has published widely in peer reviewed journals.

He has a strong interest in education with regular invitations to talk internationally and locally. He supervises trainee surgeons from Bristol and has previously won numerous teaching awards.

Special interests

Hip replacements
Unicompartmental/partial knee replacements
Full knee replacements
Arthritis surgery
Arthroscopic knee surgery
Keyhole surgery
Meniscal surgery
knee Injuries
Sports injuries

Other interests

Hip & Knee Conditions and Injuries. 

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr James Pegrum at Nuffield Health

  • Knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
  • Hip replacement
  • Arthroplasty

Locations Mr James Pegrum works with

Related experience

Research

After completing his training, Mr Pegrum did Fellowships in knee reconstruction surgery with Professor Adrian Harvey of Bournemouth Hospital and joint replacement surgery at the world renowned Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. His research interests have involved techniques to optimise, improve and speed up recovery following surgery and he has published widely in peer reviewed journals.


Memberships

  • Faculty Royal College of Surgeons
  • Girdlestone Orthopaedic Society

Other posts held

  • Nuffield Health Cheltenham Hospital

Insurers Mr James Pegrum works with

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

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

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

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

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