Mr Rick Brown

MB BS, MA, FRCS (Tr Orth)


Mr Brown graduated in Medicine from the University of Cambridge in 1989 and from King's College Hospital, London in 1993. His specialist orthopaedic training was at Middlesex Hospital, central London and the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London.  He completed Fellowships at Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA and at The Children’s Hospital, Westmead, Sydney, Australia.

He is an established Consultant  with over 14 years of experience. In 2016 he was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon at The Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford. 

Mr Brown performs:

  • Achilles Repair

  • Ankle arthroscopy

  • Ankle Fusion

  • Ankle Ligament Repair

  • Ankle replacement

  • Bunion surgery

  • Cheilectomy

  • Flat Foot Correction

  • Forefoot Reconstruction

  • Fusion of Big Toe

  • Hallux valgus Surgery

  • Ingrown Toe Nail

  • Subtalar arthroscopy

  • Toe joint fusion


  • Tuesday PM - Nuffield Health Oxford, The Manor
  • Thursday & Friday - Nuffield Health Cheltenham Hospital


Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford.
  • North Cotswold NHS Hospital, Moreton in the Marsh, Glos.


  • All aspects of Foot & Ankle Surgery.
  • Sports Injuries.
  • Arthritis of the Ankle or the Foot.
  • Bunions.
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery.
  • Children’s Foot problems.

Other interests

Mr Brown teaches and lectures Nationally and Internationally.

He overseas the running of Courses in Foot & Ankle Surgery across the UK, Middle East, Africa and India to audiences of young surgeons, physiotherapists and GPs.

He is responsible for setting the standards for future Orthopaedic Consultants  by  serving on the Court of Examiners for the FRCS (Tr& Ortho) since 2012.

Personal interests

Offshore Yacht Sailing.

Member of

  • British Foot and Ankle Society (Chairman of The Education Committee)
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • World Orthopaedic Concern
  • British Society of Children’s Orthopaedic Surgeons


Mr Rick Brown 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
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA
  • WPA

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

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

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