John A D Vanhegan FRCS
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Curriculum Vitae

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NAME John Andrew David Vanhegan
DATE OF BIRTH 12 August 1946
PRACTICE ADDRESS 72 Harley Street
London W1G 7HG
TELEPHONE 020 8459 2311 - Mobile 07870 486 718
MARITAL STATUS Married with four children
SCHOOL Rugby School
MEDICAL SCHOOL St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London
QUALIFICATIONS 1970 - LRCP MRCS MBBS ECFMG
1976 - FRCS (RCS Eng)
1982 - 8th April Accreditation - Certificate of the Council and of the Joint Committee on Higher Surgical Training of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
PROFESSIONAL
BODIES & SOCIETIES

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association at the Royal College of Surgeons (Eng)
Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses
General Medical Council - Full Registration 4th October 1971 (Number 1472107)

 TRAINING
  1. Pre-registration House Surgeon at St Bartholomew’s Hospital
  2. Accident & Emergency Casualty Officer at St Bartholomew’s Hospital
  3. Pre-registration House Physician at the Prince of Wales Hospital, London N16 for six months
  4. Senior House Officer in Orthopaedics at the Prince of Wales Hospital
  5. Senior House Officer at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, Middlesex for one year, gaining experience in Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Spinal Surgery, especially Scoliosis
  6. Lecturer in Anatomy at the St Bartholomew's Hospital Medical School for 18 months
  7. Orthopaedic Registrar at the Hammersmith Hospital, London from 1976-77 and at the Windsor Group of Hospitals for 18 months
  8. Senior Registrar in Orthopaedics at the Hammersmith Hospital and Northampton General Hospital from 1970 to 1985
SPECIALIST APPOINTMENTS
  1. Locum Consultant at the Whittington and Royal Northern Hospitals from February to September 1985
  2. Locum Orthopaedic Consultant sessions at Ealing Hospital from 1986 to 1988
  3. Independent practice from Harley Street since September 1985
NATURE OF CURRENT PRACTICE

The practice is divided between General non-surgical Orthopaedics and Personal Injury/Insurance Claims.

SPECIAL INTERESTS

In General Orthopaedics:

  1. Spinal disorders and sport-related injuries with publications in Hospital Up-date Journal on Head Injury and Forearm Fractures
  2. Research at Hammersmith Hospital into the outcome of spinal surgery with respect to spinal stenosis
  3. Publications in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery on the Attenborough Knee Replacement and in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine on a vascular complication of total hip replacement
  4. Report on the Backlife™ Continuous Passive Motion (CPM) treatment for Lumbar Spine Disorder

Medico-Legal:

All forms of personal injury, medical negligence, repetitive stress disorder being appointed as an Independent Expert by the Inland Revenue (now HM Revenue & Customs), Permanent Ill-health & Firefighter & Police Orthopaedic Pensions Appeals

CONTACT DETAILS

Telephone no. 020 8459 2311
E-mail j.vanhegan@virgin.net

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