Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery



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Miss Colinette Hazel +44 (0)20 7594 2725




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The major research themes in his group are these:

Novel device design such as H1 - a first in human trial of an anthropomorphic all ceramic hip resurfacing

3D planning and 3D printing: the development of novel procedures and instruments to enable minimally invasive joint preservation surgery

Enhanced Reality and surgical skills: using head mounted technology to enhance skills of surgeons in training and in the operating theatre

Gait analysis and other outcome metrics such as JointPro, a patient centred web based tool

Bone health and disease: the impact of exercise, disability and medication on bone health and material properties


Damien Griffin, Warwick University, 2005 - 2007

Guest Lectures

Hip Surgery and Technology, Society for Back Pain Research, Preston, Lancs, 2016

Robotic knee replacement, Association Lyonnaise de Restauration Motrice, Lyon, 2010

the future of orthopaedic oncology, south african orthopaedic association, durban, south africa, 2006