Mr Laurence James

Mr Laurence James

BSc(Hons) MBBS MRCS(Eng) FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by  
3 specialists

22 years of experience
10 years as a specialist
Video consultation available

Overall Rating

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5
Bedside Manner
5
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5

Top feedback

“Mr James is very personable and put me at my ease, explaining the nature of my injury clearly and providing advice on recovery and rehabilitation. I feel reassured that I am in good hands! I have already recommended him to a work colleague. “
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Subspecialty

  • Foot & Ankle Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4418331
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    369 reviews

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    638 reviews

    About

    Mr. James is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon. He is a specialist in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery. He is clinical director of Orthopaedics at University Hospital Lewisham & Greenwich trust team doctor to Saracens RFC and an Honorary Lecturer at The Institute of Orthopaedics, University College London (Sports and Exercise MSc, lower limb biomechanics).

    Mr. James graduated from University College London and completed his postgraduate training at University College Hospital, London and Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. He then undertook Specialist Fellowship Training in Foot & Ankle Surgery at Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London and Southmead Hospital, Bristol.

    In addition, Mr James is also interested in research and teching therefore he has numerous publications in peer review journals, has presented at international conferences and written book chapters in major orthopaedic textbooks.

     

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    Special interests

    • All aspects of foot and ankle surgery
    • Arthroscopy, bunions, toe deformity, tendon and ligament injury, ankle replacements, achilles and plantar fasciitis.

     

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    Education

    • BSc(Hons) 1993 UCL
    • MB BS(Hons) 1997 UCL
    • MRCS 2000 RCS
    • FRCS (Tr&Orth) 2006
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    Reviews

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    Mr James is very personable and put me at my ease, explaining the nature of my injury clearly and providing advice on recovery and rehabilitation. I feel reassured that I am in good hands! I have already recommended him to a work colleague.
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    Great knowledge and understanding of my injury. I look forward to the next appointment
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    Great service, always on time and understood i was busy. Unbelievable knowledge and I have seen 2 others and this was the best service and advice I have received. Thank you
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Professor Tony Kochhar
    Professor Tony Kochhar
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    11-01-2021

    Happy to recommend Mr James as very good technically. He's very easy to talk to and has a great bedside manner with his patients.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Ankle Sprain, Foot Pain
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Jonathan Bird
    Mr Jonathan Bird
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    11-01-2021

    Mr James is an excellent surgeon. I've known him for years and have asked him to see friends and family. I have no hesitation in recommending him.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Bone Spurs, Ankle Sprain, Foot Pain
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery, Tendon Repair
    Mr Arfan Malhi
    Mr Arfan Malhi
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    22-06-2020

    An extremely competent surgeon. Highly recommended.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For procedures: Minimally Invasive Foot & Ankle Surgery, Claw Toe Correction, Bunionette Deformity Correction, Bunion (Hallux Valgus) Correction
    Connection: Is a colleague

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