Lee Van Rensburg is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon, based at Addenbrooke's hospital, part of the Cambridge University Hospitals NHS trust.
His particular area of interest is elbow trauma.
He completed his primary medical training in 1993 at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. After moving to the United Kingdom in 1996, he completed his basic surgical training at West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St Edmunds and completed his higher surgical training on the East Anglian orthopaedic rotation (Cambridge) in 2005. He undertook a fellowship predominantly in trauma at the Alfred hospital, Melbourne in 2006.
He has run an elbow trauma cadaver masterclass yearly since 2013, in Edinburgh, London, Cambridge, Cape Town.
He is the chairman of the AO shoulder and elbow masterclass UK and has lectured and taught on 4 Continents.
In response to the lockdown and COVID 19 he has co ordinated and run the teaching offered by www.cambridgeorthopaedics.com