Mr Simon Mellor, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at One Hatfield Hospital
Hospital Information

Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 459

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Mr Simon Mellor

BSc(Hons), MB ChB, M.Phil, FRCS(Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Year Qualified


Clinical Interests

  • Hip replacement including anterior approach ( muscle-sparing) hip replacement.
  • Revision hip replacement.
  • Partial knee replacement and total knee replacement.
  • Revision knee replacement.
  • Arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery.
  • Ligament reconstruction surgery and Multi-Ligament reconstruction surgery.
  • Knee osteotomy (realignment surgery)

Specialising In

Hip and Knee Surgery.

Professional Profile

  • Medical Qualification University Of Manchester (1992) (Alice and Edith Hamer Major Scholarship. )
  • Basic Surgical training St Mary’s Hospital Paddington.
  • Orthopaedic training St George’s Hospital / South West Thames Rotation (Sam Simmons Prize).
  • 2 Orthopaedic Fellowships in Melbourne, Australia 2003-04 (Adult Joint Reconstruction and Sports / Soft tissue knee Surgery)
  • Consultant Hip and Knee Surgeon (2005 – present) Initially Barnet Hospital , now part of Royal Free Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

Personal Profile

Married, 2 children.
Hobbies – cycling, golf. Classic cars.

Research Interests

Anterior approach hip replacement. Patient- specific knee replacement.