Prof Joseph M. Queally

Prof Joseph M. Queally
NameProf. Joseph M. Queally, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Specialty Hip and Knee Surgery
Contact Number: Outpatient Clinic: +353-1-414 2082
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Education & Experience

Education & Experience Undergraduate: University College Dublin 2002
Higher Surgical Trainee Trauma and Orthopaedics RCSI 2010-2015 (FRCS Tr & Orth November 2014)
MD (molecular biology of hip replacement failure): University College Dublin November 2012
Fellow: Trauma & Arthroplasty, Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge, 2015 -2016
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Departmental head of Trauma, Addenbrooke’s Hospital Major Trauma Centre, 2016-2019
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, St James’s Hospital, Tallaght University Hospital, 2019 – current


Prof Queally is a subspecialist hip and knee surgeon. He specialises in treating patients with musculoskeletal injuries (both trauma and sports injuries) and chronic conditions affecting the lower limb including the hip, knee and ankle joints. He has specific expertise in hip and knee joint replacement (primary, complex and revision), arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery, upper and lower limb fracture fixation and joint injection.

He has extensive research interests that mirror his clinical interests and has published widely in the fields of trauma and joint replacement with over 35 publications in leading journals including the BMJ and Cochrane. He has over 800 citations of my research and has won awards for his research in joint replacement and am currently an NIHR grant holder for a large multi-centre trial investigating the role of total hip replacement in acetabular fractures. He was the departmental Head of Trauma Research prior to leaving Addenbrookes and oversaw the running of 15 clinical trials. He also has extensive experience in surgical education and has completed a Masters in Surgical Education at Imperial College London. For detailed information on his academic activity please search “Joseph Queally” on google scholar.

Professional Memberships

Member Irish Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Member Irish Hospital Consultants Association
Member British Hip Society