Mr Carrothers is a specialist hip and knee surgeon with interests in pelvic & acetabular surgery and lower limb trauma reconstructive surgery. In addition he is a Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Royal Army Medical Corps (V), having served in both Iraq and Afghanistan. Andrew has had extensive exposure to complex primary and revision hip/knee arthroplasty as well as high energy polytrauma, in both the civilian and military setting.Andrew is currently an Honorary Senior Clinical Tutor at the University of Cambridge. Research: Mr Carrothers’s clinical and research interests centre on hip and knee arthroplasty, joint infection, pelvic and acetabular surgery, lower limb trauma reconstructive surgery, outcome measures following joint replacement and poly-trauma surgery and orthopaedic training/education. With an ongoing research portfolio covering basic science and clinical practice, Andrew has collaborated in studies with university departments and orthopaedic companies. Andrew currently has over 80 peer reviewed publications and presentations, both at international and national conferences, on a wide range of arthroplasty and trauma reconstructive topics. Background: Mr Carrothers was trained in the Oswestry Orthopaedic Programme during which time he was awarded the FRCS (Orth) and subsequent CCT in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. Andrew has undertaken a one-year SAC approved AO Fellowship in Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Toronto, a world-renowned academic institution, working with many eminent surgeons including Professor Marvin Tile, Dr Joseph Schatzker, Professor Hans Kreder and Professor Alan Gross. During his time there he was awarded a Fellowship Diploma from the University of Toronto.