Mr Ian Nelson - Trauma & Orthopaedics

Mr Ian NelsonGMC Number: 2477550

Year of first qualification: 1979, MB BS Westminster Medical School, UOL

Specialty: Trauma & Orthopaedics

Clinical interest: Spine surgery

Secretary: Mary Burns

Telephone: 0117 4141620

Mr Ian Nelson was appointed in 1992 and with his colleagues has developed the Bristol Orthopaedic Spine Service providing care for children and adults with spine disorders throughout the South West.

He has been a Clinical Director within North Bristol NHS Trust (NBT) for the musculoskeletal directorate, secretary of the British Association of Spine Surgeons and in 2012 president elect of the British Scoliosis Society.

  • 1984 FRCS
  • 1986 BOA fellow
  • 1991 MChOrth
  • 1993 Appointment to Frenchay Hospital
  • 1998 Clinical Director MSK
  • 1999 Secretary British Association of Spine Surgeons
  • 2007 Fellow Scoliosis Research Society
  • 2012 President British Scoliosis Society
  • 2014 Chairman British Scoliosis Research Foundation