Andrew Skyrme's interests lie principally in lower limb surgery. Mr Skyrme specialises specifically in foot, ankle, knee and complex hip surgery including revision hip surgery and uncemented and cemented replacements. Mr Skyrme uses a variety of bearing surfaces including metallic surfaces, ceramic and also the more traditional metal on polyethylene (plastic). The principal types of hip replacement that Mr Skyrme uses include the Exeter stem and Corail Pinnacle.
Medical qualifications MB BS, BSc, FRCS
Year of qualification 1998
Specialist interest Foot, Hip, Knee
Secondary speciality Hip surgery, Knee surgery, Foot & Ankle surgery
Current NHS Posts East Sussex NHS Trust
Private Hospitals BMI The Esperance Hospital, The Horder Centre
Current memberships Royal College of Surgeons, British Orthopaedic Association, British Medical Association, Medical Protection Society, British Foot and Ankle Society and The British Hip Society.