Mr J M Kumar MBBS FRCS FACS – Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

February 1999: Queen’s Hospital Burton. Locum.
1995 – 1997: Odyssey Orthopaedic Centre, Chandigarh India.
1989 – 1995: Royal Commission Hospital, Juball, Saudi Arabia
1988 – 1989: West Midlands Area Health Authority
1983 – 1988: Royal Commission Hospital, Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Medico-Legal Reporting since 2000

Various Medico-Legal Reporting Organisations
Direct Referrals from solicitors

Medico-Legal Clinics

Holmfield Consulting Room Leicester
Warwick Nuffield Hospital
Cheltenham Nuffield Hospital
Suffolk Nuffield Hospital, Ipswich
St James Surgery, Bath
Sherwood Medical Centre, Birmingham
NJB Physiotherapy Centre Codsall, Wolverhampton
Dudley Physiotherapy Centre
Natural Health Centre, Peterborough


MBBS 1971
ECFMG 1976
FRCS 1981
FACS 1997
CUEW 2004
MEWI 2005
FRSM 2014

Post Doctoral Training and Courses attended

1971: Intern, Medical College Hospital, Patiala, Punjab, India
1972: House Surgeon, Victoria Hospital, Jalandhar, Punjab, India
1972: House Physician (Paediatric), Medical College Hospital, Patiala, Punjab, India
1973: SHO (Orthopaedic), Leicester Royal Infirmary
1974: SHO (Neurosurgery), Midland Centre for Neurosurgery & Neurology
1975: SHO (Surgery), Selly Oak Hospital, Birmingham
1976: SHO (Surgery), Good Hope Hospital, Birmingham
1977: Registrar (Neurosurgery), Queen Elizabeth Hospital,Birmingham
1979: Pain and Relief of Pain, Hammersmith Hospital, London
1980: Registrar (Orth & Trauma), Dudley Road Hospital, Birmingham
1980: A.O. Methods of Fracture Fixation, Royal College of Surgeons, London
1981: 3rd Hip International Symposium, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry
1981: Pelvic and Acetabular Fracture, St. Thomas’ Hospital, London
1982: Registrar (Orth & Trauma), Poole General Hospital, Dorset
1982: Hand Surgery Course, Princess Rose Margaret Hospital, Edinburgh
1992: Orthopaedic Review Course, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1992: 3rd MRI (International) Course, Military Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
1993: ATLS Course, Military Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Post-Graduate Courses

Attendance and participation in numerous PG courses and Meetings abroad and the following:

1999: Medico-Legal Course: Wolf’s Reforms, Royal Society of Medicine, London
2000: Motor Cyclist Conference, NEC Birmingham (organised by Mobile Doctors Limited)
2001: Excellence in Report Writing, Bond Salon Training, London
2002: Total Knee Arthroplasty, New Delhi, India
2003: British Orthopaedic Association, Birmingham
2003: Low Back Pain, Medico-Legal Aspects, Birmingham
2003: Court Room Skills
2003: Cross Examination Training
2003: Law and Procedure (1)
2003: Law and Procedure (2)
2004: Cardiff University Expert Witness Certificate 6th September 2004 (CUBS)
2004: Orthopaedic Sports Injuries & Trauma
2004: Various lectures organised by Medico legal Society, Birmingham
2005: Various lectures organised by Medico legal Society, Birmingham
2005: Expert Witness Institute – October 2005
2006: Report Writing organised by Premex at Warwick Castle
2006: Expert Witness Institute Meeting – 10th November 2006
2007: BMLS lectures
2007: Premex Training – London – 8th March 2007
2008: BMLS Lectures
2008: Training Premex: London 24th April 2008
2008: Training Premex: Bolton 29th May 2008
2009: BMLS Birmingham Medico legal Society Lectures
2010: Chronic Pain Management IOP (London) 22nd January 2010
2010: International Orthopaedic Conference 13th/9/10 to 18/09/10.
2010: EWI meeting. Justice Jackson report: 30th June 2010.
2010: BMLS Birmingham Medicolegal Society Lectures.
2011: BMLS Lectures.
2011: EWI
2011: Expert Witness Institute Meeting.
2012: BMLS Lectures
2012: Mobile Doctors Expert meeting :5/03/12
2012: Premex medical negligence meeting: 20/09/12
2012: EWI annual conference: 2012
2013: Master report writing
2013: Part1 and Part2 of certmed by Premier and Premex.
2013: American College of Surgeon 100th year congress.6/10/13 to 10/10/13.
2014: Fellow Royal Society of Medicine.
2014: Annual conference Expert Witness Institute. Jackson Reform 25/09/14.

Current Society Memberships

General Medical Council (Full) 1565357
Medical Protection Society 274055
Birmingham Medico-Legal Society
British Medical Association
Medical Assurance Society
Indian Orthopaedic Association ( life member LM-1985)
Expert Witness Institute


1983: Letter to Editor. British Journal of Accident & Emergency Medicine Volume 1.1
1983: “Fistula of caecum and hip” British Medical Journal
1985: “Minneapolis Hip Prosthesis in Severe Destructive Lesions of Hip”, Royal Society of Medicine
1985: “Motor Cyclist – Menace to Whom” British Journal of Accident and Emergency Medicine
1985: “Minneapolis Hip Prosthesis in Severe Destructive Lesions of Hip” International Synopsis Orthopaedic/Rheumatology Digest
1992: Paper on bone infection. GCC Orthopaedic Conference, Oman
1993: Paper on anterior knee pain. Orthocon 1993 (Coimbatore), India