Mr Dominic Spicer is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon at Imperial College Hospitals NHS Trust and is on the emergency staff of the West London Major Trauma Unit at St Mary’s Hospital. He qualified from Charing Cross and Westminster Hospital Medical Schools and trained on the St Mary’s Hospital Orthopaedic rotation, at the Arthroplasty Foundation and the Rudy Ellis Sports Medicine Institute in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. He passed his FRCS exam with distinction. In 2001 he first took up a post as Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals and in 2004 he moved to St Mary’s and Imperial College School of Medicine.
Mr Spicer sees patients with degenerative knee conditions and sports injuries. He is particularly interested in meniscus, ligament and cartilage problems, joint preservation surgery, osteotomy and joint replacement.
Mr Spicer has a keen interest in research and education. He has published extensively in his area of expertise. He is a trainer on both the Imperial College Undergraduate and Postgraduate Orthopaedic Training Programmes, and an Honorary Senior Lecturer and Honorary Clinical Anatomist at Imperial College. Mr Spicer has a distinguished role in Third World Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Training programmes in developing countries.
Dom is a friend and colleague. We work at opposite ends of the body, but share a relaxed approach to the old-fashioned art of caring for patients.