- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Foot & Ankle
- Video and telephone consultations
Mr. McKinley completed all of his surgical and orthopaedic training in Edinburgh and then spent an additional year of specialist training with one of Australia’s top Foot and Ankle surgeons in Melbourne.
He has been a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh since 2007 and was the first consultant in Scotland to be appointed primarily as a foot and ankle surgeon. He also treats adolescent foot problems at the Royal Hospital for Sick Children in Edinburgh. He is the clinical lead for foot and ankle services in Edinburgh. He chairs a committee at the Royal College of Surgeons and has been heavily involved in developing foot and ankle services in Scotland.
He is regularly involved in educating surgeons and allied health professionals and helped set up a national multidisciplinary foot and ankle group. He set up the ChM in trauma and orthopaedic surgery -a surgical distance learning program resulting from the collaboration between the University of Edinburgh and the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and is the program director.
He deals with all aspects of foot and ankle pathology from bunion surgery to complex hindfoot deformities. He performs ankle replacements regularly. He was one of the first surgeons in Scotland to perform minimally invasive bunion surgery and uses minimally invasive techniques regularly in the treatment of lesser toe deformities.
He has a special interest in treating sporting injuries and regularly treats players from the Scottish Rugby Union, Scottish Premiership Football clubs and from the Scottish Institute of Sport.
Areas of interest
All aspects of foot and ankle pathology including sports injuries; bunion surgery including minimally invasive correction; ankle surgery; arthritis surgery including ankle replacement surgery; flatfoot correction; cavus foot correction; ankle arthroscopy
- Edinburgh Orthopaedic Specialists
- Suite 1 Pure Offices 5 Lochside Way Edinburgh EH12 9DT
- 0131 202 7651
- Kimberley Cameron
- Suite 1 Pure Offices 4-5 Lochside Way Edinburgh EH12 9DT
- 0131 202 7651
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Patrick Armstrong Fee Assured
- Dr Kenneth Stewart Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh and Royal Hospital for Sick Children Edinburgh
- FRCS (Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2006
- BMSc (Hons) University of Dundee 1991
- MBChB University of Dundee 1994
Reference number 4111304
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics , 2006
Affiliations / memberships
British Orthopaedic Association
British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
European Foot and Ankle Society
Foot and Ankle Scotland
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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.
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Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Multiple arthroscopic operations on ankle (including soft tissue, bony and/or joint surface procedures with ligament reconstruction). - (5-50)
Multiple arthroscopic operations on ankle (including soft tissue, bony and/or joint surface procedures without ligament reconstruction) - (5-50)
Transection of peripheral nerve for neuroma - (5-50)
Complex procedure to mid foot or hindfoot without autogenous bone graft (osteotomy/fusion +/- tendon transfers) - (5-50)
Metatarsal osteotomy (eg Scarf) for hallux valgus, +/- internal fixation and soft tissue correction-bilateral - (1-5)
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