Mr Webb specialises in knee surgery and sports medicine. He has a particular interest in arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery and reconstruction of knee ligament injuries.
He undertook a Fellowship at the North Sydney Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre in Australia. This is a prestigious unit treating National and International athletes from the whole of Australia as well as providing the medical staff in charge of running the Sydney 2000 Olympics. During this time he was trained in the latest techniques of arthroscopic day stay surgery which result in rapid patient recovery and subsequent rehabilitation.
He successfully combined his medical training with a first class rugby career, playing for Bristol and Bath Rugby Clubs. He played 33 times for England, winning two Five Nations Grand Slams and reaching the Rugby World Cup Final in 1991. His empathy combined with the latest techniques in orthopaedic surgery for the knee has already helped treat national and international athletes from a variety of sports.
"I would have no hesitation in recommending Mr Webb and his team to anyone else for the ACL repair procedure. The team demonstrate a deep sense of humanity and care towards their patients, communicating clearly and openly about the procedures." - Ski Injury Patient at Nuffield Health Bristol Hospital - The Chesterfield
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Jonathan Webb at Nuffield Health
- Knee arthroscopy surgery
- Knee replacement surgery
- Knee surgery (ACL repair)
Mr Webb continues to conduct and publish research on current orthopaedic practice. He has published in peer-reviewed journals and written chapters for standard orthopaedic textbooks.
Mr Webb has published the results of one of the largest series of patients undergoing ACL reconstruction using hamstring tendon grafts. He continues to conduct basic scientific research into new ways of advancing the techniques of ACL reconstruction. His interests also include tendon healing and repair,cold compression as an adjunct to postoperative painkillers after knee surgery and injuries occurring during rugby.
He has presented his findings at local, national and international orthopaedic meetings.
- British Orthopaedic Association
- British Association for Surgery of the Knee
- Royal Society of Medicine
- UK Association of Doctors in Sport
- British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine
Other post held
- Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in private practice
Mr Jonathan Webb does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Jonathan Webb does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Jonathan Webb does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.