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Mr David Stock - Orthopaedics

Mr David Stock is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Kettering, Northamptonshire who specialises in hip and knee replacement and revision.

Based at: Woodland Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

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Clinical interests

Mr Stock specalises in both primary and revision (redo) joint replacement of the hip and knee. He has a special interest in knee ligament, meniscal and chondral injuries. Management of trauma plays a significant part of his NHS workload.

He is involved in the national evaluation of hip implants and has lectured both nationally and internationally and teaches junior Orthopaedic surgeons and medical students.

He has a specialist interest in sports medicine and is honorary Orthopaedic surgeon to the Northampton Saints Rugby club.

Mr Stock works closely with local physiotherapists and allied health professionals to optimise each patients function and recovery.

Academic background

Mr Stock is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Woodland Hospital who undertakes primary and revision arthroplasty (joint replacement) of the hip and knee. 

Mr Stock qualified from The Royal Free Hospital, London in June 1990 having also undertaken a BSc at St Mary’s Hospital.

His specialist Orthopaedic training was based at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore and he was appointed a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in May 1999.

After completing his specialist Orthopaedic training, he was awarded a years fellowship in joint replacement and sports medicine at Sportsmed.SA, Australia.

He was appointed to his current position as Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon at Northampton General Hospital in 2001, with a specialist lower limb interest.

Professional Memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS)

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)

British Medical Association (BMA)

British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK)

British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine (BASEM)

NHS base

Northampton General Hospital

01536 210019