Rankin, Mr Kenneth

Mr Kenneth RankinConsultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Tel: 0191 223 1496
  • GMC Code: 4649092
  • Qualifications: MBChB MD FRCS
  • Special Interests

    Hip and knee replacement, Orthopaedic oncology.

  • Biography

    I graduated in 1999 from the University of Dundee. Basic surgical training was in Newcastle followed by an MD investigating the cellular biology of bone metastases. Higher specialist training was in Perth and Dundee followed by a return to the North East as NIHR Academic Clinical Lecturer.

    My current post as Consultant includes joint replacement, knee arthroscopic surgery and a developing clinical practice in oncology. Research activities include basic science projects modelling bone cancer, translational studies involving the assessment of biomarkers of joint replacement infection, and bone sarcoma circulating tumour cells.

  • Directorate


  • Hospital Base

    Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Joint replacement and Orthopaedic Oncology.

  • Name of Secretary
    Kelly Hall
  • Kenneth Rankin 
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