- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Video and telephone consultations
Having completed a first degree in Pharmacology at the University of Liverpool, Ms Dartnell entered medicine as a mature student to Guyâ€™s and St Thomasâ€™ Medical School. Qualifying, with distinction, as a doctor in 2004, she moved on to Basic Surgical Training in North East London.
During her Higher Surgical Training in the South East London Region she worked in a number of hospitals as a paediatric orthopaedic registrar, including Great Ormond Street Childrenâ€™s hospital, Evelina Childrenâ€™s Hospital and Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells. During this training she also gained an MSc in Trauma & Orthopaedics writing a dissertation on Musculoskeletal Infection in children which helped to inform National guidelines.
She returned to Evelina Childrenâ€™s Hospital in 2013 for a Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics and then on to National University Hospital in Singapore where she continued Fellowship training and was offered the role as a Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Orthopaedics. Gaining her CCT in Trauma and Orthopaedics in October 2014, she was appointed as a Consultant at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells in March 2015.
Areas of interest
Ms Dartnell's specialist interests are in:
Limb deformity -congenital and acquired - limbs needing lengthening/shortening/straightening as result of birth abnormality, trauma, infection. Procedures include- limb reconstruction with acute corrections, external fixator frames, growth modulation
Hips problems in childhood - hip dysplasia, Perthes, Slipped capital epiphysis, trauma
Knee problems and pain- sports injuries -meniscal tears, osteochondral defects. Procedures include arthroscopic repairs,
Trauma -procedures include all trauma
Normal variants - in-toeing, out-toeing, bow legs, knock knees
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr George Rupert Graham Fee Assured
- Dr Daniel Moult Fee Assured
Reference number 6102875
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Removal of internal fixation from bone / joint, excluding K-wires +/- image guidance - (1-5)
Primary open reduction of intra-articular fracture of long bone with internal fixation, e.g. proximal humerus or proximal tibia (+/- arthroscopic assistance) - (1-5)
Partial excision of bone (including exostoses) - (1-5)
ExCon - Further Discretionary Payment - (1-5)
Osteotomy of proximal femur - (1-5)
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