Easy to access knee specialists Bristol

Updated: Nov 24, 2021

Where’s the best place to find knee specialists near me?

That question drove the Stadium Clinic’s creation. A collaboration between some of the UK’s top orthopaedic surgeons, the clinic aims to give those suffering from orthopaedic and musculoskeletal conditions, such as sports injuries and arthritis, easier access to the diagnosis and treatments they need.

Where should you look for the best Bristol knee specialists near you? This article highlights the surgeons offering their services from the Stadium Clinic.

Bristol knee specialists

All of the following specialists run consultations in private appointment rooms from the Stadium Clinic. Each clinician has their specialism, with some able to treat hip and knee problems, whereas others focus on spinal issues.

Once you’ve found the clinician you want to see, request an appointment with them through the Stadium Clinic website.

Knee pain specialists

Damian Clark
Damian Clark


Damian Clark is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in knee surgery. In association with Spire Bristol Hospital, he regularly undertakes ligament surgery such as ACL reconstruction, total knee surgery and meniscal surgery.

Damian is one of the founders of the Stadium Clinic.

Jonathan Eldridge MB ChB BSc FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Jonathan is a knee-specialist orthopaedic surgeon with over 19 years of experience in the NHS and private sector. His focus is on joint preservation techniques such as ligament reconstruction and meniscal repair.

James Robinson MB BS FRCS (Tr & Orth) MS

James is an orthopaedic surgeon specialising in knee problems and is the winner of the British Association of Surgery’s Knee President’s Medal. He has a focused interest in keyhole surgery, cartilage repair, and early arthritis treatment.


Nick Howells is an experienced consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising exclusively in knee surgery. His practice involves surgery for all types of knee problems, including ligament reconstruction, keyhole surgery, full and partial knee replacement.

Hip & knee pain specialists

Richard Baker MB.ChB, MD, MSc, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Richard is a specialist in hip and knee replacement surgery who performs over 300 joint replacements per year. He is the advisory editor of Hip International, the Journal of the European Hip Society and has been invited to lecture at many international conferences.

Spine pain specialists

Priyan Landham MD FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Priyan is an adult and paediatric spine surgeon specialising in all degenerative spinal conditions, spine tumours, fractures and deformities. He has received a Royal College of Surgeons of England Research Fellowship and has won several awards, including Best Research Paper at the Australian Spine Society.

Shoulder pain specialists

Iain Packham BM, BS, BMedSci, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Iain is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon with a particular interest in shoulder and elbow problems. He has specialist experience in the keyhole treatment of shoulder injuries and complex shoulder reconstruction and replacement.

Once you’ve researched the specialist you feel is right for you, visit the Stadium Clinic’s Request An Appointment page to choose a date and time to see them. Our receptionist will then call you back to confirm your consultation.

Are you looking for further information on your options? You can see the full list of these Bristol knee specialists here.