Huw Pullen 1

Huw Pullen

Professional profile

Mr Huw Pullen qualified from Cardiff Medical School in 2000. He commenced his specialised orthopaedic training in 2004 on the All Wales Training Programme. During this time he undertook two fellowships.

His first fellowship was in the Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Clinic in Australia. This fellowship specialised in all aspects of shoulder and knee surgery including joint replacement and arthroscopic/key hole joint reconstruction.

Second fellowship in the Swansea Shoulder and Elbow Unit concentrating on all aspects of shoulder and elbow surgery including upper limb fractures.

Mr Huw Pullen has been a Consultant in Newport since early 2011. He treats general trauma but has a special interest in Shoulder and Knee Surgery including Joint Replacement and Arthroscopic procedure.

Clinical interests

Evidence based assessment and treatment (using the latest advanced techniques) of all conditions related to the shoulder as well as knee cartilage operations and replacements.

Shoulder Surgery 

  • Joint replacement
  • Rotator cuff surgery, subacromial bursitis, calcific tendonitis, frozen shoulder, shoulder dislocations, acromioclavicular disruptions/arthritis, shoulder and clavicle fractures
  • Key hole joint reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic/key hole surgery
  • Shoulder and clavicle fractures

Knee Surgery


MBBCH University of Wales 2000
MRCS Ed Royal College of Surgeons edinburgh 2003
FRCS Tr +O Royal College of Surgeons 2009

Professional memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Shoulder and Elbow Society

Current NHS posts

  • Clinical Director Trauma and Orthopaedic Aneurin Bevan University Health Board 
  • Royal College of Surgeons Surgical Tutor
  • Consultant Surgeon

Personal profile

Outside of work, Huw’s main interests are spending time with his family and endurance sport. Mr Huw Pullen is married with two children. His sporting interests now centre around endurance multipart events such as ironman, mountain running and swim run.

Contact Information

Telephone01633 820368
Private secretaryGabriella/Linda
Private secretary email[email protected]

Consultation Times

St Joseph HospitalTuesday
17:00 – 20:00
01633 820300
Vale HospitalThursday
08:30 – 10:00
029 2083 6700


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