Mr Francis Brooks

Consultant Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Francis Brooks

Mr Francis Brooks is a consultant orthopaedic spinal surgeon who provides expert evidence in personal injury claims.

Instructing Mr Francis Brooks

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Mr Brooks works at the University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff treating all aspects of adult spinal surgery including trauma and tumour. He has completed two international respected fellowships and has been supplying medicolegal reports for 2 years.

Experience of giving evidence

Mr Brooks runs medicolegal clinics in Newport, Cardiff and Swansea. He has been performing medicolegal reports for 2 years and has supplied over 200 reports.


Languages spoken

  • English – Fluent

Cases undertaken

Mr Brooks is happy supplying reports related to general orthopaedic injury, Whiplash as well as Complex spinal cases.

Qualifications & Professional memberships

  • MB ChB University of Dundee 2005
  • MSc Warwick University 2013
  • FRCSEd( Tr&Orth) 2014
  • MedCo registered
  • Undertaking Bond Solon training


Mr Brooks has over 20 papers published in Peer review journals.

Onafowokan, O.O., Fine, N.F., Brooks, F. et al. Multiple injections for low back pain: What’s the future?. Eur Spine J 29, 564–578 (2020).…

Fraser, R.D., Brooks, F. & Dalzell, K. Degenerative spondylolisthesis: a prospective cross-sectional cohort study on the role of weakened anterior abdominal musculature on causation. Eur Spine J 28, 1406–1412 (2019).…

BROOKS, F., RACKHAM, M., WILLIAMS, B., ROY, D., LEE, Y. C. & SELBY, M. 2018. Minimally invasive stabilization of the fractured ankylosed spine: a comparative case series study. Journal of Spine Surgery, 4, 168-172.


Mr Brooks has good availability. An appointment date will be offered promptly even if there is a short wait for the assessment. The report will be available within 14 days providing the medical/surgical notes are available before the date of the assessment.

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