Name Stephen Gordon Royle
Address Private Rooms Home
Manor Lodge, Herries Cottage,
Mill Lane, Aspenshaw,
Cheadle, Birch Vale,
Stockport SK8 2NT. High Peak. SK22 1AU.
Telephone Number 0161 495 7790 01663-747593
Mobile Number 07977 005103
Fax Number: 0161 610 1755
Date of Birth 11th September 1959
Employment Consultant Orthopaedic Hand and Trauma Surgeon
Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport 2002 - present
Private Practice in Trauma & Orthopaedics 1994 - present
Trafford General Hospital, Manchester. 1994 – 2002
M.B. Ch.B. Manchester 1982
F.R.C.S Edinburgh 1986
M.D. Manchester 1993
F.R.C.S.(Orth) Edinburgh 1994
Honorary Lecturer Manchester University 1995
Clinical Hand, wrist and elbow disorders, injuries & fractures
General trauma/fractures, sports injuries & soft tissue injuries
Medicolegal Personal injury cases for hand, wrist or elbow injuries or fractures
Medical negligence work involving hand, wrist or elbow injury or surgery
Experience 20 years operative & out-patient practice of elective & trauma cases
NHS Orthopaedic Consultant since 1994
Orthopaedic Private Practice since 1994
Past Clinical Director of Orthopaedics, Stepping Hill Hospital
Healthcare Commission Associate (complaints)
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Examiner
AO Fracture & Trauma Course Lecturer since 1997
General Medical Council No. 2575599.
Medical Protection Society No.134256.
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
British Orthopaedic Association.
British Society for Surgery of the Hand.
Publication & Presentations
I have published over 15 papers on a variety of subjects including :-
Hand injuries and other disorders
Disorders of the knee
Injuries to the lower leg (M.D. thesis 1993)
In addition I have presented over 30 papers at national and international meeting on various other topics including :- Wrist pain and injury
Muscle injuries in the lower leg
Fractures of the Os Calcis
I write approximately 150 personal injury reports per annum, mostly as joint reports for plaintiff and defendant. These relate to hand, wrist or elbow injuries. I understand the implications of the Woolf report.
I have over 5 years experience of hand and wrist medical negligence work, including acting as specialist advisor for NHS Trusts, Clinical Negligence Experts, individual solicitors, the NHSLA and for the Health Care Commission. I currently undertake approximately 30 cases per annum.
I have experience of occupational health board and pension advisory board work for Kelloggs, the Police Service and the Post Office.
Terms & Conditions
I will endeavour to offer a patient an appointment within 1 to 2 weeks of instruction.
I will endeavour to see that patient within 6 weeks of instruction.
I will endeavour to produce a report within 3 weeks of the appointment.
These conditions are dependent on relevant notes, X-rays etc. being made available to me.
I wish the dates I am and am not available for court to be requested prior to a case being set down to court and to avoid subpoena if at all possible.
I expect payment of reports within 3 months of completion of the report.
I require a minimum of 6 weeks notice for an attendance at court or a conference
My fee levels are £450.00 for Personal Injury reports and at £300.00 per hour for medical negligence cases (for more details, see Fees section).
Stephen G. Royle 2019