Executive Director/Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mr Nanu did his basic medical degree at a premier institution in New Delhi, India. His orthopaedic training as a senior house officer (SHO), registrar and senior registrar was based in the North East of England and Liverpool. He was awarded the Examiners Prize and the Khazenifar medal from the University of Liverpool in 1989 (no-one else has won both prizes since 1921 – confirmation awaited from University of Liverpool 8 3 12).
He has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 1994 at Sunderland Royal Hospital.
His main interests are trauma and lower limb joint replacement and revision. He teaches on national arthroplasty courses and has been Chairman of the premier trauma course in the United Kingdom. Mr Nanu has been International Chairman for trauma in the Middle East and Far East and has chaired and run the first advanced trauma courses in the Far East and regularly contributes as faculty to these courses. He is also a regular faculty member on national and international courses. He has also contributed to and led the pelvic and acetabular surgery team at Sunderland Royal Hospital for the last 16 years.