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Mr Fabian Norman-Taylor, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Fabian Norman-Taylor




Consultant Paed Orthopaedic Surgeon


Paediatric Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery

Site specialisation

Cerebral palsy, hip dysplasia

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

The surgical management of bone and joint conditions during childhood and beyond.

Background Information

Mr Norman-Taylor trained at St Bartholomew?s Hospital London, qualifying as a doctor in 1988. He worked in London until 1993 when he passed the Fellowship examinations for the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He then spent 5 years in East Anglia,including a year of research at Cambridge University, and passed the Intercollegiate Fellowship in Trauma and Orthopaedics. The years 1999 and 2000 were spent in Melbourne and Toronto, where he specialised in children?s orthopaedics. His first consultant job was in Bristol at the Royal Hospital for Children. He moved back to London in 2003. 
He has published in peer reviewed journals on children?s orthopaedics, and presented to learned societies. He teaches at membership and fellowship level for the Royal College examinations. He has been a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) grant holder and chief investigator for a double-blind randomised placebo controlled trial. 
Mr Norman-Taylor is also an Educational supervisor (ES) for the London School of Surgery and Principal Investigator for multicentre trials, supported by grants from the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR).

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020 7801 0435

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



British Society of Children?s Orthopaedic Surgery, British Society for Surgery in Cerebral Palsy

NHS hospitals

Evelina Children's Hospital

Research interests

The management of hip displacement in cerebral palsy.

Key published papers

Proximal femoral resection for the painful dislocated hip in cerebral palsy: does indomethacin prevent heterotopic ossification? J Dartnell, JAM Paterson, N Magill, FH Norman-Taylor. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2014 
Proximal femoral resection for the painful dislocated hip in cerebral palsy without post-operative traction.  J Dartnell, M Gough, JAM Paterson, FH Norman-Taylor.  Bone and Joint Journal 2014 
The prevalence of bifid iliopsoas tendon on MRI in children. T Crompton, C Lloyd, M Kokkinakis, FH Norman-Taylor. J Child Orthop 2014. 
A review of reported litigation against English health trusts for the treatment of children in orthopaedics: present trends and suggestions to reduce mistakes. A Atrey N Nicolaou, M Katchburian, F Norman-Taylor - Journal of children's Orthopaedics 2010. 
Magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of surgical management in developmental dysplasia of the hip in childhood. CM Duffy, F [Norman-] Taylor, L Coleman? - Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2002. 


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