Mr Richard Jeavons
Mr Richard P Jeavons – Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon
Subspecialty Interest in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Trauma Lead for North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Trust
Monday pm University Hospital Hartlepool (Shoulder & Elbow)
Wednesday am University Hospital North Tees (Fractures)
Wednesday pm University Hospital North Tees (Shoulder & Elbow)
Friday am Peterlee Community Hospital (Shoulder & Elbow)
2014 – Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon
2013-2014 RCSeng Fellowship Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, JCUH Middlesbrough
2012-2013 BOA Fellowship Trauma Surgery, JCUH Middlesbrough
2007-2012 Trauma & Orthopaedic Specialist Training Rotation, Northern Deanery
2006-2007 Senior SHO Trauma & Orthopaedic, Yorkshire School of Surgery
2003-2006 Basic Surgical Training Programme, Yorkshire School of Surgery
2002-2003 House Officer, Pinderfields Hospital, Wakefield & Leeds General
Shoulder Conditions Treated:
Acromioclavicular Joint Conditions
Rotator Cuff Pathology (tendinopathy/tears)
Shoulder Instability (dislocations)
Long Head of Biceps Conditions
Arthritis of the Shoulder
Revision surgery for failed shoulder replacements
All types of shoulder injuries and fractures.
Elbow Conditions Treated:
Ulna Nerve entrapment
Revision surgery for failed elbow replacements
Distal Biceps Injuries
All types of elbow injuries and fractures
I offer all shoulder and elbow surgery under regional local anaesthetic block only, meaning the patient can stay awake during surgery and does not require an anaesthetic. You can still have a General Anaesthetic for surgery, if you wish to do so.
I offer TOPAZ for tennis elbow under local anaesthetic.
Arthroscopic shoulder and elbow surgery. Shoulder and elbow replacements.
I have an interest in research, producing publications in my field, recruiting to active
trials and acting as Principal Investigator for National Orthopaedic Trials.
Current Active Trails – ASCRIBED, AIR, UKSTAR, UKFROST.
Training and Education:
I keep up-to-date with my practice attending regular meetings and courses.
I am involved in education of medical professionals ranging from Medical School
students to speciality Orthopaedic trainees within the North East region.
Current trainer for Foundation Year and GP trainee doctors, Core Surgical Trainees, Higher Surgical Trainees and Post-CCT Fellow.