Professor Xavier Griffin


BM BCh MA(Cantab) PhD FRCS(Tr & Orth)

GMC number: 6055402

Practising since: 2004


Orthopaedic surgery

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Professor Xavier Griffin is a leading consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon based in London, Oxford and Banbury. He holds the inaugural Chair of the new clinical and academic collaboration in orthopaedic surgery at the renowned Barts and The London School of Medicine. His areas of expertise are broken bones and muscle injuries in adults and children, hip replacements, and hip reconstruction following traumatic injury. He is a national specialist in the treatment of severe injuries of the pelvis bone and hip socket. He is currently based at the Nuffield Health Oxford Manor Hospital, The New Foscote Hospital and Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust.

After completing his undergraduate degrees at Cambridge and Oxford Universities in 1999 and 2002, Professor Griffin went on to do ten years of trauma and orthopaedic training in both Bristol and West Midlands. Following this he underwent internationally recognised fellowship-level training at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia. He was trained by world-leading experts in the treatment of broken bones and hip replacement, particularly in the treatment of the pelvis and hip socket.


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Special interests

  • Extremity trauma to upper and lower limb
  • Pelvic and acetabulum trauma
  • Post traumatic reconstruction of the hip
  • Hip replacement
  • Hip arthritis

Treatments and tests offered by Professor Xavier Griffin at Nuffield Health

  • Hemiarthroplasty
  • Achilles repair or reconstruction
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Elbow surgery
  • Trauma reconstruction
  • Hip replacement
  • Ankle fusion
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Tennis elbow release

Locations Professor Xavier Griffin works with

Related experience


Xavier Griffin is the Professor of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He leads the new clinical academic collaboration between Queen Mary University London and Barts Health NHS Trust.

Xavier is Chief Investigator for NIHR randomised clinical trials and has also received commercially funded grants. His research interest is in clinical and cost effectiveness of musculoskeletal trauma interventions.

Xavier has several Research Committee appointments including Cochrane Bone and Joint Muscle Trauma Group, Royal College of Surgeons of England, Arthritis UK and British Orthopaedic Association.


  • Orthopaedic Trauma Society
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England

Other posts held

  • Honorary Professor Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery, University of Oxford
  • Honorary Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barts Health NHS Trust

Insurers Professor Xavier Griffin works with

Professor Xavier Griffin works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Bupa
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Bupa Global
  • Cigna
  • Cigna International
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Healix
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA


Professor Xavier Griffin does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Professor Xavier Griffin does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Professor Xavier Griffin does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.