Mr James Owen - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Horton Treatment Centre, Oxfordshire.

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Mr James E Owen - Orthopaedics

Mr James Owen is Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Banbury, Oxfordshire who specialises in hip and knee surgery.

Based at: Horton Treatment Centre | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Mr Owen specialises in lower limb surgery. 

Mr Owen studied medicine at Cambridge University and qualified in 1992. He trained at several hospitals in the UK including Cambridge, Oxford, Derby, Norwich, Nottingham and Reading. He also worked in the trauma unit at the Washington Hospital Centre USA and has completed a one-year sports knee fellowship in Brisbane, Australia in 2003. 

He has over 15 years experience in orthopaedic surgery and has been employed as a specialist knee consultant by the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust since 2004.  He frequently performs all types of knee surgery, including arthroscopic (keyhole) ligament reconstruction (ACL), cartilage and meniscal repair, patella (kneecap) realignment and stabilisation, and corrective osteotomy.

Mr Owen also undertakes a range of knee joint replacements including the Patello-Femoral joint (kneecap) replacement, partial articular (Oxford half-knee) replacement, total knee replacement and revision knee replacement. In addition, he has extensive experience in minimally invasive hip replacement surgery.  Mr Owen also undertakes corrective big toe surgery.

Mr Owen’s particular interest is in sports related injury.  He is an associate clinician of the local Rugby Club and regularly performs procedures to rectify sporting injuries – for example skiing or rugby related.

You can see comparative information about Mr Owen on the National Joint Registry website.

Academic background

Medical Education and Training 
Clinical - MA 1994 
FRCS (Eng) 1997 
FRCS (Tr & Orth) 2002

Higher Professional 
FRCS Trauma & Orthopaedics 2002
FRCS Royal College of Surgeons 1997
MA (Hons) University of Cambridge 1994
MB BCir. University of Cambridge 1992
BA (Hons) University of Cambridge 1990

Medical Registration UK
GMC Full Registration 1994
GMC Specialist Registration (Trauma and Orthopaedics) 2004

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Associate Member of the British Orthopaedic Association
British Association for Surgery of the Knee

NHS base

Horton Treatment Centre

Clinic Times

Flexible - check with appointments

01295230340