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James Barnes


 James Barnes

Current Post:

 Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon


 Paediatric Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery

Special Clinical Interest:

 Adolescent and Young adult hip pathology

Professional Profile:

James Barnes

Mr Barnes completed his orthopaedic training in the South West after spending a year in Sydney as a junior doctor. He undertook fellowships at the RCH (Royal Children's Hospital) in Melbourne, before returning to Bristol where he was appointed as a consultant at the Bristol Royal Hospital for Children and Bristol Royal Infirmary in 2015.

Since his appointment as a consultant, he was awarded the Mark Paterson Travelling Fellowship, in order to further his expertise in young adult hip dysplasia and its management.

Professional Memberships: 

British Society of Children's Orthopaedic Surgeons (BSCOS)

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)


Children's Hospital Staff Award

Mark Patterson Travelling Fellowship

Honorary Clinical Teacher University of Bristol