Mr Simon Garrett

BM , MRCS , FRCS(T&O)

Specialities
Orthopaedics
Year of first qualification
1998
Languages spoken

English

GMC Number
4519847
Telephone
07776 476 667
Email
Website
http://www.hipandkneeconsultant.co.uk/

Simon Garrett is Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon. After Specialist Registrar training in Wessex, he undertook two specialist Hip & Knee Arthroplasty fellowships in Perth, Western Australia.

He was appointed as a Consultant Hip and Knee Surgeon at Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester in 2010 and he specialises in hip and knee surgery. His practice includes hip and knee replacement, revision hip replacement, hip and knee arthroscopy and he uses the latest proven technology and implants.

Mr Garrett's main area of subspecialty is causes of hip/groin pain in the ‘younger’ adult. He performs hip arthroscopy treating a wide variety of conditions including labral tears and hip impingement.

Mr Garret specialises in the following orthopaedic treatments:


Clinics

  • Thursdays & Fridays 08:30 - 14:30

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon at Dorset County Hospital

Interests

  • Hip and Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Hip and Knee Arthroscopy
  • Hip injection

Other interests

  • Revision Hip Surgery
  • Shockwave Therapy

Personal interests

Keen Sports fan especially Rugby and Football 

Other hobbies include cinema and music.


Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Hip Society

Research

Mr Garrett is always looking for ways to improve patient outcome following surgery. He has recently published a paper regarding the use of a new pain-relieving bandage following knee replacement surgery.

He has published research on various aspects of hip and knee surgery.

Declaration

Mr Simon Garrett has indicated that they work with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • APRIL
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP International
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Tesco Bank
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health

Mr Simon Garrett has indicated that they do not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Simon Garrett has indicated that they do not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Simon Garrett has indicated that they do not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.