I graduated from Nottingham University Medical School in 1991. After house jobs in Nottingham, I worked in Leeds then Manchester. I undertook Orthopaedic training in Manchester and the North West, finishing with a fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry. During this time, I gained a higher Degree in Orthopaedic Engineering from the University of Cardiff.
I commenced my Consultant Post at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in January 2004.
I have a Childrenâs and Adult Orthopaedic practice.Â Â I undertake surgery at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry. My clinic types and locations are detailed below;
oÂ Â Â I hold weekly general and specialist clinics.
Wrexham Maelor Hospital.
oÂ Â Â I hold a weekly general paediatric orthopaedic clinic
Special School Clinics
oÂ Â Â I attend special schools in Wrexham and North Wales
Â Clinic Types
- General Paediatric Orthopaedic
- Paediatric Hip
- Young adult Hip
- Clubfoot / Ponseti clinic (multidisciplinary)
- Leg Length discrepancy
- Limb deformity
- Muscle Disorder clinic (multidisciplinary clinic)
- Skeletal Dysplasia Clinic ( with Geneticist)
- Arthrogryposis Clinic (multidisciplinary clinic)
- Limb deficiency clinic (multidisciplinary)
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Limb Reconstruction Society
British Orthopaedic Association
British Medical Association
Examiner for the FRCS(T and O) exam
Tony G, Charran A, Tins B, Lalam R, Tyrrell PN, Singh J, Cool P, Kiely N, Cassar-Pullicino VN.
Intra-epiphyseal stress injury of the proximal tibial epiphysis: Preliminary experience of magnetic resonance imaging findings.
Eur J Radiol. 2014 Aug 17. pii: S0720-048X(14)00400-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2014.08.008
Johnson B, Choudry Q, Heaver C, Kiely N.
Calcaneal pull-down technique in the management of resistant equinus associated with congenital club foot.
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2014 Jul;96(5):393-4.
Fawdington RA, Johnson B, Kiely N.
Lower Limb deformity assessment and correction.
Orthopaedics and Trauma, 28:1. Feb 14. pp33-40
Maripuri SN, Gallacher PD, Bridgens J, Kuiper JH, Kiely NT. Ponseti casting
for club foot – above- or below-knee?: A prospective randomised clinical trial.
Bone Joint J. 2013 Nov;95-B(11):1570-4. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.95B11.31899.
PubMed PMID: 24151281.
Walter J, Kiely N, Cool P, Tyrrell P, Quinlivan RM. An unusual case of scapula
winging. Neuromuscul Disord. 2013 Mar;23(3):277-8. doi:
10.1016/j.nmd.2012.12.008. Epub 2013 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 23391618.
Jaiswal A, Starks I, Kiely NT. Late dislocation of the hip following normal
neonatal clinical and ultrasound examination. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2010
Oct;92(10):1449-51. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.92B10.24694. PubMed PMID: 20884986.
The role of community screening for developmental dysplasia of the hip at the 8-month baby check.
Cooke SJ, Kiely NT.
Child Care Health Dev. 2011 Jan;37(1):1-4. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2214.2010.01100.x.
Bridgens J, Kiely N. Current management of clubfoot (congenital talipes
equinovarus). BMJ. 2010 Feb 2;340:c355. doi: 10.1136/bmj.c355. Review. PubMed
Cooke SJ, Rees R, Edwards DL, Kiely NT, Evans GA. Ossification of the femoral
head at closed reduction for developmental dysplasia of the hip and its influence
on the long-term outcome. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2010 Jan;19(1):22-6. doi:
10.1097/BPB.0b013e32832fc8ca. PubMed PMID: 19901850.
S J Cooke, B Balain, C Kerin, N.T. Kiely
Current Orthopaedics, Volume 22, Issue 2, April 2008, Pages 139-149
SJ Parsons, C Barton, R Banerjee, N T. Kiely
Slipped upper femoral epiphysis
Current Orthopaedics, Volume 21, Issue 3, June 2007, Pages 215-228
Docker CE, Lewthwaite S, Kiely NT. Ponseti treatment in the management of
clubfoot deformity – a continuing role for paediatric orthopaedic services in
secondary care centres. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2007 Jul;89(5):510-2. PubMed PMID:
17688726; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2048600.
Docker C, Lewthwaite S, Kiely NT. Use of different types of operating tables
when fixing slipped capital femoral epiphyses (SCFE) by a percutaneous technique.
J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jul-Aug;25(4):560; author reply 560. PubMed PMID:
Kiely N, Younis U, Day JB, Meadows TM. The ferguson medial approach for open
reduction of developmental dysplasia of the hip. A clinical and radiological
review of 49 hips. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2004 Apr;86(3):430-3. PubMed PMID:
Kiely N, Hockings M, Gambhir A.
Knee. 2001 Dec;8(4):325-7.
Mechanical properties of different combinations of flexible nails in a model of a pediatric femoral fracture.
J Pediatr Orthop. 2002 Jul-Aug;22(4):424-7.
Sexual dysfunction in women following pelvic fractures with sacro-iliac disruption.
Kiely N, Williams N.
Injury. 1996 Jan;27(1):45-6.
Evaluation of the modified Alvarado score in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis: a prospective study.
Kiely N, Williams N.
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 1995 Mar;77(2):157