Mr Ian McDermott is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising purely in knees.
Ian was the youngest ever surgeon to be elected as a Council Member and Trustee of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, and he has also been appointed as an Honorary Professor Associate in the School of Sport & Education at Brunel University.
Ian is one of the UK’s leading experts in the fields of meniscal transplantation, complex knee reconstruction and custom-made knee replacements.
Ian’s practice is a Hospital Innovations designated ‘Centre of Excellence’ for meniscal transplantation.
His practice is also a Vivostat designated ‘Centre of Excellence’ for the use of biological glues in knees.
Ian is also part of the ConforMIS Surgical Visitation Program, teaching visiting surgeons the techniques for implantation of ConforMIS custom-made knee replacements.
Ian is one of the founders and the current President of the UK Biological Knee Society.
Ian left the NHS in 2007, and in 2008 he founded the London Sports Orthopaedics practice, based in the heart of the City of London, which is now one of the UK’s most successful private orthopaedic and sports medicine practices: www.sportsortho.co.uk