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Mr John Charles Mitchell

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MB ChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Practices at: The Duchy Hospital

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Mr John Mitchell qualified from Bristol university in 1991 and completed his basic surgical training in Manchester, followed by Higher surgical training in Yorkshire.

He was appointed to consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon at Harrogate District Hospital in 2003, and has developed a specialist hip and knee replacement service.

Current interests include enhanced recovery after joint replacement and shockwave therapy/surgery for trochanteric pain. Mr Mitchell is currently the clinical lead for orthopaedics.

Clinical Interests



  • Hip and knee replacement for the adult degenerative joint

  • High performance hip arthroplasty for the young adult, including ceramic on ceramic hips and hip resurfacing

Professional Membership



  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • British Medical Association

  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • British Hip Society