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The Cambridge Foot & Ankle Clinic has been established at the Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital by Andrew “Fred” Robinson. Fred is a highly respected Orthopaedic Surgeon with a specialist interest in foot and ankle surgery. Fred’s work has been recognised both internationally and nationally. Fred has published in the international literature and he also presents at meetings both nationally and internationally.

The Cambridge Foot & Ankle Clinic is based at the Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital and being located in this environment provides sub-specialist and multi-disciplinary care. Fred works in association with specialist musculoskeletal radiologists and anaesthetists.

The Spire Cambridge Lea Hospital is Cambridgeshire’s premium private hospital. Fully equipped with 5 theatres, a full imaging suite with MRI, CT, x-ray, ultrasound, DEXA and mammography, 2 minor treatment rooms, 22 outpatient consulting rooms, 68 beds including a 15 bedded specialist short stay suite, a fully equipped high dependency unit and a consultant led state of the art physiotherapy and rehabilitation centre called Progress.

Fred undertakes more than 700 surgical cases on the foot and ankle per year both in his practice at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, which is the University Hospital of Cambridge University, and also in his private practice.

Operations which Fred undertakes include surgery to the forefoot with minimally invasive surgery to the great toe and lesser toes. Fred has a special interest in bunion and forefoot surgery.

Fred also undertakes sporting surgery of the foot and ankle, with arthroscopic surgery to the ankle and great toe and has published broadly on Achilles tendon and tendon disorders in general. He also undertakes surgery for arthritis of both the ankle and foot, as well as reconstructive surgery for ligament and tendon damage. Fred undertakes ankle repalcements as well as arthroscopic ankle fusion

To refer your patients simply download the Referral Form.
The form can be faxed to 01223 847436 or sent by mail to:
Cambridge Foot & Ankle Clinic, Wingate House, Maris Lane, Trumpington, Cambridge, CB2 9FF.

Insured Patients: Medical insurance scheme policy details are required at the time of booking so that we can obtain pre-authorisation for treatment.

Self-funding Patients: We provide tailored and guaranteed fixed price with no hidden extras on a range of treatments and surgical procedures. For information or a guide price call either 01223 518989 or 01223 266929.

Cambridge Foot and Ankle Clinic Team
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Foot fact:

Feet increase in size during the day - it's best to try on new shoes in the afternoon, when feet are at their largest.