Mr Rhys Williams

MB BS, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr &, Orth)


As a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Cardiff, Rhys has continued developing specialist interests in shoulder and knee surgery. He is actively involved in trauma care at UHW, and works closely with colleagues in the knee unit, shoulder unit, trauma unit and academic department.

Mr Williams performs the following treatments at Nuffield Health, The Vale Hospital


  • Every Monday afternoon
  • Every Friday morning
  • Other days by arrangement


Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust


Other interests

Surgery of the knee and shoulder with soft tissue reconstruction, arthroscopy and arthroplasty including computer aided knee surgery, trauma.

Member of

  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • British Orthopaedic Association


Shoulder stabilisation, shoulder injury treatment including fractures, bone bruises in the knee, ACL reconstruction, knee arthroplasty, computer aided surgery of the knee.


Mr Rhys Williams works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

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

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

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