Mr Nick Harris

FRCS(Tr and Orth)

Specialities
Foot Ankle and Lower Limb, Joint Replacement, Key Hole Surgery, Musculoskeletal, Orthopaedics, Soft Tissue Injuries, Sports Medicine
Year of first qualification
1989
Languages spoken

English

GMC Number
3304264
Telephone
0113 388 2067
Fax
0113 388 2187
Email

Mr Harris worked as a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon and Senior Clinical Lecturer at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust from August 2001 until December 2016. His areas of interest are foot & ankle surgery, knee surgery, general lower limb surgery as well as trauma. He was Clinical Lead for Trauma at the Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust from 2014-2016.

Currently, he works privately at the Nuffield Hospital, Leeds undertaking foot and ankle surgery, knee surgery, sports injury surgery and trauma surgery.

He is subspecialty trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a member of BOFAS.

Mr Harris also has an interest in knee surgery and was awarded the Aesculap Travelling Fellowship to visit Dr DuPlessis in South Africa. Dr DuPlessis is an internationally reknown knee surgeon and looks after the Springboks Rugby Team. He was awarded the BOTA Trainee of the Year Prize for research into pain relief following ACL reconstruction. He is a member of BASK. Approximately 80% of Mr Harris's practice is Foot and Ankle.

Mr Harris specialises in the following treatments, tests and scans at Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital:


Clinics

  • Weekly Monday AM

Locations


Interests

  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Injuries
  • Lower limb trauma

Personal interests

Rugby, boxing, skiing


Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • British Association of Surgery for the Knee

Research

Mr Harris has produced over 100 original publications and presentations and is the author of a best selling textbook on Orthopaedic Examination.

Mr Harris a member of the Zimmer-Biomet Total Ankle Replacement Faculty. He is the Orthopaedic Lead Designer of the Mobile Bearing Rebalance Total Ankle Replacement. He acts as a reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal. He has been a convenor of the Foot and Ankle Masterclass run in conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons.He is on the UK and Global Ankle Arthroscopy Faculty with Smith and Nephew.

He was awarded the Aesculap Travelling Fellowship to visit Dr DuPlessis in South Africa. Dr DuPlessis is an internationally reknown knee surgeon and looks after the Springboks Rugby Team. He was awarded the British Orthopaedic Trainee of the Year Prize for research into pain relief following ACL reconstruction. He is a member of BASK.

He is a member of the Sports Medicine Research Group at Leeds Beckett University.

He is currently involved research into bone density changes in professional cyclists and dancers and also long term outcome of achilles tendon repair.


Declaration

Mr Nick Harris has indicated that they work with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • APRIL
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health

Mr Nick Harris has indicated that they do not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Nick Harris has indicated that they do not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Nick Harris has indicated that they do not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.