Mr John Morley qualified from the University of Glasgow in 1994 and undertook his basic surgical training in the West of Scotland. He then completed a Research Fellowship in the Academic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Leeds, studying the body's response to major trauma.
He was awarded the Doctor of Medicine Degree (MD) for his research thesis by the University of Leeds in 2007. The results of his research have been presented around the world and published widely in medical and scientific journals.
Mr Morley's Specialist Orthopaedic training was in the Yorkshire Deanery based in Leeds where he also worked as a Clinical Lecturer at the University.
Prior to leaving Yorkshire he undertook a specialist training fellowship in Hip & Knee replacement at the Chapel Allerton Orthopaedic Centre, part of the Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust.
In 2009 he spent a year at the Exeter Hip Unit, famous for its pioneering work in developing the Exeter Hip replacement.
In 2010 he worked for year as a Joint Replacement and Orthopaedic Oncology Fellow at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford gaining further specialist expertise in the treatment of complex joint and bone problems.
Outside of work, John enjoys many outdoor pursuits including cycling, running, hill walking and golf. He also has a passion for music and is a keen musician, playing a variety of instruments as well as singing in a local choir.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Berkshire Hospital Reading
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Association
British Medical Association