Mr R Hartley

MBBS, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Orth)


  • Specialities Orthopaedics
  • Telephone 01202 319 598
  • Year of first qualification 1987
  • Email
  • GMC Number 3242559
  • Fax 01202 319 598

Profile

Mr Hartley graduated from Charing Cross and Westminster Hospital Medical School London, in 1997. He undertook basic surgical training in the South West of England prior to higher surgical specialist training in Orthopaedic Surgery on the Mid Trent training program based in Nottingham. Whilst in Nottingham he received training in the renowned shoulder and elbow unit at Nottingham City Hospital with further upper limb training in Derby and Mansfield Hospitals.

On completion of specialist training Mr Hartly carried out further sub specialty training in Perth, Western Australia, under one of Australia's foremost upper limb surgeons, he also worked as a locom consultant there. In 2000 Mr Hartly was appointed as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Royal Bournemouth Hospital, where he has worked since, also caring for trauma patients at Poole General Hospital.


Clinics

  • Weekly Thursday or Friday AM

Locations

Current posts

  • Poole General Hospital

Member of

  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society
  • British Orthopaedic Society

Research

Mr Hartley developed his interest in shoulder and elbow surgery, performing the full range of open and arthroscopic procedures. He treats patients with severe arthritic conditions with conventional anatomy and reverse geometry total shoulder replacement and younger patients with sports related injuries. He manages conditions on impingement and rotator cuff tears and treats shoulder instability and dislocations.

Mr Hartley is committed to the training of trainee surgeons, including shoulder fellows, and continues to receive visiting surgeons as well as visit other centres of excellence.


Declaration

Mr R Hartley works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

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

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

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