Orthopaedic - Emergency (Trauma) Service

The Orthopaedic Trauma Department at Southmead Hospital Bristol deals with unplanned orthopaedic needs.

Consultant surgeons operate and review patients in clinic 7 days a week.

The Trauma Service accepts a wide range of emergencies from local fractures to complex polytrauma.

The Trauma Service is a centre of excellence and offers specialist:

  • Pelvic
  • Acetabular
  • Spinal trauma
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Expertise to the wider region