Professor Sion Glyn-Jones
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
- Hip arthroscopy
- Sports surgery
- Joint preserving surgery of the hip
- Hip impingement and labral tears
- Hip replacement
- Patient-specific joint replacement
- Complex and revision hip replacement surgery
- Hip replacement in younger people
Training & Background
- Qualifications: MA MBBS MRCS DPhil FRCS (Ortho)
- Year first qualified: 1996
- GMC number: 4329893
- Main NHS base: Oxford University Hospitals Trust
Professor Glyn-Jones read medicine at Cambridge and later conducted his clinical attachment in London. Thereafter, he went on to complete his surgical and orthopaedic training in Oxford, where he gained a DPhil. He subsequently worked as a specialist Hip Fellow in Melbourne, Australia.
He is now Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Oxford University. He has a specialist interest in keyhole surgery of the hip, sports injuries of the hip and performing complex hip replacements in younger and active older patients.
Research & Teaching
Professor Glyn-Jones leads a research group dedicated to understanding the causes of hip arthritis, novel imaging techniques and developing new joint preserving treatments for the hip. His research also focuses on the evaluation of new types of hip replacement. He has been awarded several large grants to investigate these areas and is one of the principal investigators at the ARUK Oxford Centre of Excellence in Sports Injuries and OA.
- British Hip Society Research Committee
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- British Orthopaedic Association
- NIHR National Musculoskeletal Specialty Lead