Accessibility statement

Will Eardley
Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon



Will is an academic orthopaedic trauma surgeon based at the University of York and the James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough. His clinical practice is in the management of acute traumatic injury alongside post injury and deformity reconstruction.

Will is the clinical lead for orthopaedic trauma and is the NHFD lead clinician for hip fracture care as well as the lead for clinical education in the orthopaedic department of the James Cook University Hospital. 


  • MBChB
  • MSc
  • PgCertMedEdDipSEM (UK&I)
  • MD FRCSEd (Tr&Orth)



Will focuses his research on orthopaedic trauma both in terms of fracture management and trauma systems. 


  • Blunt chest wall trauma, fragility lower limb fracture management, and elderly orthopaedic trauma management. 
  • Trauma outcome assessment in particular in terms of return to function following injury as assessed by smart technology.

Research group(s)

  • Trials and Statistics old home page


Full publications list

Contact details

Will Eardley
Consultant Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon

Tel: 01904 32(1863)