Jason Auld is a consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma surgeon. He is based in Northampton, where he has both NHS and private practices. His specialist interests include the treatment of arthritis of the hip and knee, and injuries of the ligaments and cartilage in the knee.
Trained in the UK in Oxford, with further subspecialist training in Sydney, Australia, he has a wide experience of traumatic and degenerative conditions affecting the hip and knee joints.
In this website you will find information relating to the most common conditions and their treatments.
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury This injury usually occurs as a result of a twisting injury to the flexed knee whilst under load – as often occurs on the football field during a tackle. Commonly, other structures are also injured, including the medial collateral ligament (MCL) and meniscus (‘cartilage’). There is usually severe pain, with rapid swelling of the whole knee and an … Read More