2017                              Appointed Medical Director of South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre  
2015-2017     Beyond Compliance panel for evaluation of orthopaedic implants  

ODEP advisory board  
2013-2016     Appointed to the British Orthopaedic Association Council      


1984 Jenks scholarship to Royal College of Surgeons        
1987 Scholarship for intercalated BSc.        
1997 Second place in Raine prize, St. George’s        

Dr. Philip Mitchell

Medical Director - Orthopaedic Surgeon

SWLEOC - London, UK

Mr Philip Mitchell is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in hip and knee replacement. After leaving Epsom College, Mr Mitchell trained at St Mary's Hospital and then underwent specialist training on the South West London Training Scheme. He spent a year in Vancouver on Fellowship with the Adult Reconstruction team, the premier joint reconstruction fellowship in the world. Following this Mr Mitchell was appointed in 2002 as Consultant at St George's Hospital, London.

Mr Mitchell is a hip and knee surgeon performing primary and revision hip and knee replacement. He is now Medical Director at the South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre, the busiest joint replacement centre in the UK.

Mr Mitchell uses an accelerated postoperative rehab regime to allow early mobilisation and discharge.


Mitchell PA, Masri BA, Garbuz DS, Greidanus NV, Wilson D, Duncan CP
A new technique for removal of well fixed acetabular components during revision hip arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty.


Masri BA, Mitchell PA, Duncan CP Anatomy and surgical approaches to the hip joint Orthopaedic Knowledge on-line.


Greidanus NV, Mitchell PA, Masri BA,Garbuz DS, Duncan CP
Principles of Management and Results of Treating the Fractured Femur During and After Total Hip Arthroplasty.



British Orthopaedic Association - Council Member 2013 - 2016
British Hip Society
British Association for Surgery of the Knee