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Gavin Love

Gavin Love is an experienced consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in hip and knee procedures. Alongside his private practice and NHS roles, he is committed to education and is an Honorary Senior Clinical Teacher at NHS Tayside and the University of Dundee

Medbelle positionConsultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
TitlesBMSc MBChB DipSEM MRCS FRCSEd (Trauma and Orthopaedics)
SpecialisationHip & Knee
Gavin Love

Summary

Gavin Love is a highly-experienced Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in knee and hip replacements. He is one of a small number of Scottish surgeons accredited to perform the Conformis bespoke knee replacement. His practice focuses on enhanced recovery, and he is able to offer day-case knee and hip replacement. He also uses modern, clinically proven implants and performs surgery on adults of all ages, using enhanced recovery techniques. Patients describe him as empathic, knowledgeable and engaging.

Positions

  • 2019-Present: Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Kings Park Hospital Stirling, Circle Health Group
  • 2019-Present: Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Tayside Complete Health, Dundee
  • 2012-Present: Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon and Honorary Senior Clinical Teacher, NHS Tayside and University of Dundee

Education

  • Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine, 2010
  • FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2010
  • MRCS (Ed) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, 2005
  • MBChB University of Dundee, 2002
  • BMSc (Hons) University of Dundee, 2000

Awards and achievements

  • Instructor European Trauma Course (European Resuscitation Council)
  • Contributed Leadership to the opening of East of Scotland Major Trauma Centre at Ninewells Hospital Dundee 2018
  • Specialist fellowships in Lower Limb Arthroplasty and Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery at the Golden Jubilee National Hospital Clydebank and in Limb Reconstruction at the Russian Ilizarov Scientific Centre for Restorative Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Kurgan, Siberia

Professional memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC number 6053849)
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Hip Society
  • Medical Protection Society

Specialist surgical interests

Locations

Tayside Complete Health Centre

3 & 7 Commercial St

Dundee

DD1 3DA

Circle Kings Park Hospital

Polmaise Rd

Stirling

FK7 9JH

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