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Ian G Winson MB ChB FRCS

Ian G Winson

Curriculum Vitae

Mr Winson is a NHS Consultant and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Southmead Hospital, Bristol.  Mr Winson specialises in foot and ankle surgery and Sports Injuries.   He is Vice President Elect British Orthopaedic Association, Editor JTO and Review Editor European Journal Foot and Ankle Surgery, Past President European Foot and Ankle Society and BOFAS.  


Secretary: Emma Smyth
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He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association and of the British and European Foot and Ankle Socities. He is a member of AO Trauma. 

Medico-legal Experience

Mr Winson only undertakes medico-legal expert witness work related to foot and ankle problems.


Research Interests and Publications

Mr Winson has continued to publish extensively research and articles on current aspect Orthopaedic Practice. His research interests include clinical foot and ankle research, biomechanics of the foot, ankle arthritis, ankle arthroscopy, forefoot reconstruction and foot outcome measures. For a list of over 50 publications click Winson's Publications


Peer Review Audit

Mr Winson is involved in the systematic critical analysis of his own and his colleagues' standards of medical care as required by the Department of Health. He has constructed a database of over 5,000 cases of foot and ankle surgery. The audit activity his team undertakes looks at all aspects of treatment regimes including those involved in conservative measures, surgical techniques and post operative care.


As the past Regional Director of Orthopaedic Training Mr Winson was responsible for the postgraduate Orthopaedic Training Program in Avon, Somerset and Gloucestershire. He tutors medical students, physiotherapists and nursing staff. He has served on the British Orthopaedic Associations Education Committee, the Education committee of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society and the Education committee of the European foot and Ankle Society. He continues to be a guest speaker on a wide range of courses both nationally and internationally.