MR STEVE HEPPLE MB ChB, FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Orth)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon – Specialising in Foot & Ankle Disorder
Mr Hepple is an Orthopaedic & Trauma surgeon with over twenty years of experience. He trained in Sheffield, Bristol, Brisbane and Dallas. Since 2002 as Consultant in Bristol he has practiced exclusively in the field of foot and ankle problems. He is therefore able to deal with all problems affecting this region including, arthritis, trauma, sports injuries and deformity.
He practices in the NHS at Southmead hospital and consults privately at the Sport & Orthopaedic Clinic- Bristol. This is a group of 10 specialist surgeons working with radiologists, physiotherapists and podiatrists to provide a comprehensive specialist service managing orthopaedic conditions.
Mr Hepple currently is a member of the British Foot & Ankle Society. Between 2009 and 2015 he was treasurer of the society and was honoured to be elected President in 2018. He remains on the administrative council of the society. This charitable society provides a focus for over 400 foot & ankle surgeons to come together providing support for surgeons in training and research projects. Previously he has also formed part of the scientific committee of BOFAS and therefore over the last 15 years has been actively involved in shaping the future of foot & ankle surgery in the UK
In his spare time Mr Hepple enjoys Golf, Skiing, Tennis & Football. He is also a qualified ECB cricket coach.