Mr Shardlow is a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Circle Bath and has also practiced at Yeovil District Hospital since 2001.
He trained in London and Leeds, undertaking a Fellowship in Total Joint Arthroplasty after completion of his Higher Surgical Training.
Mr Shardlow now specialises in adult hip and knee surgery including joint replacement, arthroscopic surgery and the management of young adult hip pathology and hip impingement.
Mr Shardlow has performed over 400 total hip replacement in the last three years. For further information on hip and knee procedures that Mr Shardlow has performed please see his entry on the National Joint Registry.
David has two grown up children, Sophie and Will. He has been a keen cricketer through school and university and still plays club cricket every weekend through the summer months, although often now outclassed by his son. David also enjoys skiing, tennis and running.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Yeovil District Hospital
Year of first medical qualification
Special clinical interests
Revision hip replacement
David has been involved with two major multi-centre trials of new hip implants. The first of these implants is now the top performing total hip in the Australian Joint Registry.
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Member of the British Orthopaedic Association