Past fellows

Dr Andrew Martyn Ker

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

FRCSOrth(Ed), BSC Hons (Sports Science)

Andrew was born in Glasgow, Scotland and obtained his undergraduate medical degree at Edinburgh University, before completing Orthopaedic Specialty Training in the West of Scotland.He completed fellowships in Shoulder surgery and gained vast experience in managing shoulder pathologies under the mentorships of Prof Christian Gerber in Zurich and Profs Ashish Gupta and Kenneth Cutbush in Brisbane before returning to Scotland to undertake a Consultant post in the Royal Alexandra Hospital, Greater Glasgow and Clyde, UK subspecialising in Shoulder surgery. He is also currently trauma lead for Clyde and has a keen interest in clinical research.



  • University of Edinburgh, UK (MBChB) (2002- 2008)
  • Southeast Scotland Foundation Training (2008-2010)
  • West of Scotland Deanery Training Programme- Trauma and Orthopaedics (2011-2019)
  • Fellowship in Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery- Professor Christian Gerber, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland (2019-2020)

Area of Interest

Shoulder arthoscopy and arthroplasty surgery, upper limb trauma