A consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon

Mark Westwood

BM, MRCS, FRCS (Tr &, Orth)

Mark Westwood is a consultant orthopaedic and trauma surgeon with a special interest in foot and ankle surgery. He has been a consultant at Derriford hospital, Plymouth, since 2008 and also works at Plymouth’s Nuffield Hospital and Torquay’s Mount Stewart private hospital.

He has specialised in foot and ankle surgery undertaking a fellowship in foot and ankle surgery at Bristol. Since becoming a consultant he has developed this interest and now foot and ankle surgery is his sole adult elective surgical speciality.

He treats the full spectrum of foot and ankle pathology. His aim is to provide a patient centred approach to the diagnosis and management of foot and ankle conditions. He works as part of a multidisciplinary team including physiotherapists, orthotists, podiatrists, nurses, radiologists and anaesthetists.

He has also been the Head of the Peninsula Postgraduate School of Surgery since 2013. Running the delivery of surgical training throughout Devon and Cornwall. He was voted orthopaedic trainer of the year in 2015 by the South West Peninsula Orthopaedic trainees.


  • Royal College of Surgeons England
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Foot and Ankle Society
  • GMC
  • Medical Protection Society
  • European Trauma Course


To enquire about our services or book a consultation, please fill out the following form and we will get back to you promptly.

Email: markwestwood@nhs.net

Secretary (Nuffield Hospital, Plymouth):

Email: jacqueline.house@nhs.net    Tel: 07468 437298

Secretary (Mount Stewart Hospital, Torbay):

Email: amanda.higginbotham@nhs.net    Tel: 01803 321602

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