Caroline Margaret Blakey MB ChB PGCertHBE FRCS (T&O) MD(Res)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.Sheffield Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Doncaster & Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Consultant in paediatric orthopaedics with an interest in hip preservation surgery
2008 – 2010 St. Georges, University of London
1998 – 2003 University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh
1996 – 1998 St. Leonards School, St. Andrews, Fife.
FRCS (T&O) Royal College of Surgeons of England
MD(Res) St. Georges University of London
PGCert HBE St. Georges University of London
MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England
MBChB University of Edinburgh
British Society of Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery
British Orthopaedic Association
Prizes and Awards
The Getty Plate Registrar Research Award – 2nd Prize (2018) South Yorkshire Scientific Meeting
Nick Kehoe Travelling Fellowship (2013) South Yorkshire Deanery
Zimmer IOA / BOA Passage to India Fellowship (2013) British Orthopaedic Association
The Getty Plate Registrar Research Award - 1st Prize (2011) South Yorkshire Scientific Meetin
Registrar Research Award - 1st Prize (2010) London Hip Meeting
Abbreviated History of Training
Hip Arthroscopy (July 2017 – Dec 2017) Hip Arthroscopy Australia, Melbourne. Mr J O’Donnell
Paediatric Orthopaedics (July 2016 – June 2017) Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. Mr M Johnson, Mr J Balakumar, Mr M O’Sullivan, Mr L Donnan
Hip Preservation. (Feb 2016 – June 2016) Melbourne Orthopaedic Group / Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. Mr J Balakuma
South Yorkshire Deanery Registrar Rotation (Feb 2010 – Feb 2019)
Clinical Teaching / Research Fellow. (Aug 2008 – Feb 2010) The Elective Orthopaedic Centre, Epsom. Prof RE Field
ST2 Trauma & Orthopaedics. (Aug 2007 – Aug 2008) Newham General Hospital / RNOH, Stanmore.
SHO RNOH, Stanmore / Hillingdon Hospital / St. Mary’s Hospital, London / St. John’s Hospital, Livingstone.
PRHO St. John’s Hospital, Livingstone.
‘A new and reliable classification system for fractures of the navicular and associated injuries the midfoot’ Petrie MJ, Blakey CM, Chadwick C, Davies HG, Blundell C, Davies MB. Bone Joint J. 2018;100-B(2):176-182
‘Tibial Bowing’ Blakey CM, Fernandes J. Orthopaedics and Trauma. 2016 Dec 30(6);518-524
‘The Callus Fracture Sign; A Radiological Predictor of Progression to Hypertrophic Non-Union in Diaphyseal Tibial Fractures.’ Salih S, Blakey CM, Chan D, McGregor-Riley JC, Royston SL, Gowlett S, Moore D, Dennison MG. Strategies Trauma Limb Reconstr. 2015 Nov 10(3):149-53
‘A Biomechanical Study Comparing Fixation Methods in Depression Fractures of the Lateral Tibial Plateau.’ Blakey CM, Rennison M, Guy S, Sutton PM. BMC Sports Sci Med Rehabil. 2013 Aug 30;5(1):15
‘Long-term trends in the Oxford knee score following total knee replacement.’ Williams DP, Blakey CM, Hadfield G, Murray DW, Price AJ, Field RE. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2013 Jan;95B:45-51
‘Secondary Capsular Laxity of the Hip.’ Blakey CM, Field MH, Singh PJ, Tayar R, Field RE. Hip Int. 2010 Oct-Dec;20(4):497-504
Mid-term results of the modular ANCA-Fit femoral component in total hip replacement.Blakey CM, Eswaramoorthy VK, Hamilton LC, Biant LC, Field RE. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 Dec;91(12):1561-5.
‘Failure of cement-in-shell acetabular liner exchange.’ A Case Report. CM Blakey, LC Biant, TG Kavanagh, RE Field. Hip Int. 2010 Jan-Mar;20(1):120-2.
‘Ischaemia and the Pink Pulseless Hand complicating supracondylar fractures in children.’ CM Blakey, LC Biant, R Birch. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 Nov;91(11):1487-92.
‘Transection of the Common Peroneal Nerve during Harvesting of Tendons for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.’ CM Blakey, LC Biant. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Jul;90(7):1567-9
‘The implications of a new Code of Practice on the storage of human skin for a regional plastic surgery unit.’ CM Blakey, KS Alexander, G Galea, KJ Stewart. Burns. 2007 Aug; 33(3): 399-400
‘Developing a surveillance protocol in DDH: Delphi consensus and systematic review.’ Blakey CM, Huang N, Donnan L.. .J Child’s Orthop revision submitted Nov 2018
‘A randomised control trial reviewing the safety and efficacy radiofrequency micro debridement, as an adjunct to standard surgical care, in the treatment of recalcitrant gluteal tendinopathy.’ O’Donnell J, Blakey CM, Arora M, Fitzpatrick J, Singh P. J Hip Preserv Surg. Submitted Jun 2018 awaiting decision
‘A Prospective, Randomised Control Trial Assessing Clinical and Radiological Outcomes of Patient Specific Instrumentation In Total Knee Arthroplasty.’ Blakey CM, Sutton PM, Hamer AJ, Buckley S, Anderson AJ.
‘Intra-articular lesions of the hip’ Blakey CM, Story R, O’Donnell J
‘Anterior Instability of the Hip.’ Blakey CM, Lang CB, Banks S, Field RE.
Field RE, Blakey CM, Strambi F. Anatomy – Capsule and Synovium. In: McCarthy JC, Villar R, Noble P, editors. Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment of Hip Disease: A Worldwide Perspective on Approaches and Outcomes. Ist Ed. New York: Springer; 2017
Mcloughlin T, Baxter I, Abdul N. Orthopaedics and Rheumatology On the Move. 1st Ed. Florida: CRC Press; 2013 Early editorial review
Blakey CM, Fernandes JA. Ponseti standards for the British Society of Children’s Orthopaedics. Nov 2012. www.bscos.org.uk