Mr James Ritchie, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

James graduated from Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London in 1995 and is a fully qualified doctor and orthopaedic / trauma surgeon. He undertook a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital at Stanmore and specialises in all aspects of foot and ankle problems in children and adults. He has a substantive NHS consultant post at The Tunbridge Wells Hospital in addition to his private work.

He is committed to teaching and runs the Foot and Ankle section of the South East Thames Higher Surgical Programme, based at Guy’s Hospital. He is regularly asked to lecture at both national and international conferences for foot and ankle surgeons.

He is a fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons, The British Orthopaedic Association and also holds an executive post in The British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.