Mr James E Owen
MA MB BChir FRCS(Tr&Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
Total Knee Replacement
Partial Knee Replacement
Rapid Recovery Program
Sports Knee Surgery
Keyhole (Arthroscopic) Surgery
Meniscal Cartilage Repair
ACL Ligament Reconstruction
Training & Background
Qualifications: MA MB BChir FRCS
Year first qualified: 1992
GMC number: 3673388
Main NHS base: Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Mr. Owen is convinced that, as well as surgical expertise, good communication is vital in providing patients with the first-class service they deserve.
'Patients should have confidence in the whole team and this requires a down-to-earth approach with a sensible and thorough explanation. Of course, communication is a two-way process and an excellent team is one that listens and responds to patients’ concerns.
Research & Teaching
Mr Owen qualified at Cambridge University in 1992, then subsequently trained at a number of leading hospitals across the UK, including Cambridge, Norwich, Nottingham, Reading, Oxford and Derby. Internationally, Mr Owen has worked in the trauma unit at the Washington Hospital Centre in the USA and also completed a year’s fellowship in Brisbane, Australia, in 2003. Mr Owen has been a specialist knee consultant for the OUH NHS Trust since 2004.
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Associate Member of the British Orthopaedic Association
Associate Member of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee