Mr Jonathan Cowie2018-09-26T12:57:43+00:00

Project Description


Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon BMBS, BMedSci (Hons), FRCS

Specialising in:

  • Hip replacement surgery, primary and revision
  • Knee arthroscopy surgery
  • Knee replacement
  • Unicompartmental knee replacement
  • Robot-assisted MAKO partial knee replacement
  • Robot-assisted MAKO total hip replacement

Treatment for: Knee and hip pain, Osteoarthritis, soft tissue injuries, sports injuries

Private practice: Spire Murrayfield Hospital, Tuesday evening/Wednesday morning.

I undertake medicolegal work in cases of personal injury and medical negligence for both pursuer and defender. For more information please email: or

Professional Profile:

I graduated from The University of Nottingham and then undertook basic surgical training in Nottingham and Sydney, Australia.

I completed my Orthopaedic training in Edinburgh where I developed a particular interest in lower limb surgery.

I then travelled to Brisbane, Australia for a hip and knee replacement fellowship under the tutelage of Professor Ross Crawford one of Australia’s leading research surgeons. Professor Crawford was the first Australian surgeon to perform a robotically assisted hip replacement.

I have presented research work both in the UK and at various European meetings.

My NHS practice is based in NHS Fife.

Personal Profile: Originally from Northern Ireland I now live in Edinburgh. I am married to Jo, a local GP in Stockbridge with three young boys.

I enjoy golf, cricket and racquet sports. I am a member of Bruntsfield Links Golf Society and Edinburgh Sports Club.  I am a medical contractor for the Scottish Rugby Union.

Fees: My fees range from £180 for an initial consultation to £110 for a follow up visit.

If you are insured please check the Fee Schedule, which we are required to make available to patients according to the Competition and Marketing Authority (CMA)

For patients self-funding their surgical treatment please call the ‘Self Pay Team’ at the Spire Edinburgh Hospitals on 0131 316 2507

Professional Memberships: British Medical Association, British Orthopaedic Association, British Hip Society.

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