James White

james white

Consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon


James White graduated from University College Medical School in 2007, with an associated 1st class BSc in human genetics. He studied trauma and orthopaedics on the Northwest London programme. He completed shoulder and elbow fellowships at the Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre in Exeter and Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

His practices performs all types of shoulder and elbow surgery including arthroscopy, arthroplasty and trauma.

Education and training

  • Advanced certificate in clinical education, Royal College of Surgeons, Glasgow, 2018
  • Advanced trauma life support: instructor, Royal College of Surgeons, England, 2016
  • Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons (FRCS), Royal College of Surgeons, Engalnd, 2016

  • Medicine (MBBS), UCL, 2004

  • Human genetics, BSc (Hons), UCL, 2004

Research interests

James has published in peer-reviewed journals on shoulder and elbow surgery and pathology, and has co-authored several book chapters. He continues to present at national and international conferences.

He is the co-author of Trauma National Guidelines: Blue Book on the Management of Distal Radius Fractures published by the British Orthopaedic Association.


  • The Lipmann Kessel prize for his research in trauma

  • Doctors Advancing Patients Safety (DAPS) global award prize

  • Nomination for the 'best of the best' prize at the British Orthopaedic Association

Last updated: February 2022

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