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Orthopaedic Surgeons

Volume 229: debated on Tuesday 27 July 1993

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To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will list the number of orthopaedic surgeons in England and Wales in each year since 1989.

The available information is shown in the table.

Data on medical staff in trauma and orthopaedic surgery in England at 30 September
198919901991
Consultant717755776
Associate Specialist536372
Staff Grade31932
Senior Registrar141157149
Registrar387387385
Total1,3011,3811,414

Notes:

1. Consultant, associate specialist and staff grade are career grades.

2. Information on senior registrar and registrar grades is included because they are doctors in higher specialist training.