James specialises exclusively in surgery of the foot and ankle for both elective and traumatic conditions.
He qualified from Liverpool University medical school in 2000. He undertook his higher surgical training in the Mersey region and gained his Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2011.
He completed his specialist training with a year in the foot and ankle unit at Wrightington Hospital and has been a Consultant there since 2013. He is currently also the Clinical Director for Trauma.