Consultant Details

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McElwain, Prof. John

Practice: Suite 25, Blackrock Clinic

Clinic Times: Alternate Monday, Tuesday & Thursday am
Telephone: 01 288 8618
Fax: 01 288 8980

Personal Profile

Has three children. Interests include golf, football, GAA, soccer and rugby.

Professional Profile

Graduated NUI Galway 1972. Trained as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Dublin and subsequently in Sunnybrook Medical Centre in Toronto, doing Hand Surgery and Trauma. Specialised in Joint Replacement Surgery. Public appointment – Tallaght Hospital, Dublin Senior Lecturer in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery in Trinity College, Dublin. Over 80 publications in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgical literature. Main interest in Trauma, Pelvic and Acetabular fractures and all aspects of Knee and Hip Replacement surgery and Knee Arthroscopy.

Research Interests

Research interests are in Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures. I have had numerous publications on Hip and Knee Arthroplasty in international literature.