Mr Simon Jones
Consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon
Mr Jones specialises in knee and upper limb surgery, orthopaedic trauma and general orthopaedics.
He has been a consultant with the trust since 1996. After graduating from medical school in Cardiff, he moved to the North East where he undertook surgical and orthopaedic training in the Northern Deanery. He also developed his training in knee and shoulder surgery during a year in Adelaide, South Australia at the Repatriation Services and Flinders Medical Centre.
He is actively involved in education and training in surgery and orthopaedics which has led to the expansion of the undergraduate teaching of Newcastle medical students in Northumbria. In addition he has regional and national roles in early years surgical training, being training programme director for the core surgery programme in the Northern Deanery and is an appointed member of the national Specialist Advisory Committee on Orthopaedic training in orthopaedics training.
Mr Jones sees patients in Wansbeck General Hospital and Berwick Infirmary as well as Alnwick infirmary where he performs regular day case surgery.