Mr Richard Roach


MB BS, FRCS, BSc, Dip Sports Medicine

GMC number: 4098878

Practising since: 1994


Orthopaedic surgery

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Mr Roach trained at the Royal Free Medical School and North London Hospitals before moving to Shropshire.

As part of the Stoke-Oswestry Orthopaedic Rotation he has worked in Telford, Stafford, Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt and North Staffs Royal Infirmary Hospitals.

Mr Roach has a comprehensive training background with over 40 publications, international travel and ‘Round the World’ fellowship in 2005. He regularly examines Registrars on the local training programme.

As a specialist knee surgeon, Mr Roach currently works at the Princess Royal Hospital, Telford (with Trauma and lower limb surgical commitment), Bridgnorth, Oswestry (knees) and Nuffield Health Shrewsbury Hospital  (knees).  Mr Roach offers experience and surgical knowledge on all aspects of knee surgery, both soft tissue and boney.  He is also a registered medico-legal and negligence expert.

Special interests

Ligament Reconstruction 
Soft Tissue Knee Surgery

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Richard Roach at Nuffield Health

  • Osteotomy
  • Knee replacement revision
  • Knee replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy

Locations Mr Richard Roach works with

Related experience

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Knee & Trauma Surgeon, Princess Royal Hospital
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Specialist, Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Hospital
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Bridgnorth Hospital
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Specialist, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Insurers Mr Richard Roach works with

Mr Richard Roach works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA


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

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

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