Mr Rhys Williams


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

GMC number: 3288917

Practising since: 1988


Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Friday morning at the Cardiff Bay Hospital
  • Other days by arrangement
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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.

Other interests

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

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Rhys Williams at Nuffield Health

  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Shoulder decompression - keyhole surgery
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder Manipulation
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair
  • Shoulder Stabilisation

Locations Mr Rhys Williams works with

Related experience


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


  • Royal College of Surgeons
  • British Orthopaedic Association

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust

Insurers Mr Rhys Williams works with

Mr Rhys Williams works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • 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.