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Biographical entry Pownall, Philip John (1937 - 2008)

MB ChB Manchester 1961; FRCS Edin 1971; FRCS 1972.

22 February 1937
Orthopaedic surgeon


Philip John Pownall was an orthopaedic surgeon in Bolton. He was born on 22 February 1937 and studied medicine at Manchester University, qualifying MB ChB in 1961. He gained his fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and of England in 1971 and 1972 respectively.

Prior to his consultant appointment, he was a tutor and honorary senior registrar in orthopaedic surgery in Leeds. He was a fellow of Manchester Medical Society.

His death was reported to the Royal College of Surgeons in 2008.

Sarah Gillam

The Royal College of Surgeons of England