Consultant Profile

Mr Kuntal Patel

Mr Kuntal Patel M.S. (orth), MRCS (Ed.), Dip S.E.M. (G.B. & I.), FRCS (Tr.&Orth), MSc(Sports Injuries) and MSc (Health Science and Practice)
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Foot Surgery
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Medico-legal
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:

Hip replacement, knee replacement, unicompartmental knee replacement, knee arthroscopy, ACL reconstruction, revision hip and knee surgery, forefoot surgery and medico-legal work

Research interests:

Mr. Patel has a keen interest in research. 
Through taught courses and research, he obtained two post graduate Diploma qualifications and two Masters Qualifications, namely:
Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine (G.B. & I.)
Diploma in Science of Sports Injuries (MMU) 
MSc. In Science of Sports Injuries (MMU)
MSc. In Health Science and Practice (UCLAN)
He has published widely on various topics related to Trauma and Orthopaedics. He also has numerous presentations at national and international level.


Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospitals of Morecambe NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society
British Association for surgery of the knee
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Medical Defence Union

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 092 9601
by arrangement
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr. Patel completed his specialist Registrar Rotation in Trauma and Orthopaedics with North Western Deanery, rotating through various hospitals in Preston, Chorley, Bolton, Stockport, Blackburn, Burnley and Wrightington. 
He obtained fellowship experience as a lower limb arthroplasty fellow in one of the most prestigious Orthopaedic Hospitals in the country (Wrightington Hospital). Wrightington Hospital is widely regarded as a centre of excellence for orthopaedic surgery.  The fellowship and the previous training have given him an excellent experience in a wide range of hip and knee surgery including complex revision arthroplasty.
He has special interest in young adult hip problems, problematic metal on metal hip replacements and management of sports injuries. 

Personal profile:

Mr Patel enjoys swimming, fell walking, Cricket and reading.  Along with his wife (who is a training to be a GP) Mr Patel also enjoy travelling. He likes cooking, and hopes that the meals are equally enjoyable to the diners!!!

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Mr Kuntal Patel

Mr Kuntal Patel Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Blackpool, Lancashire, private hospital specialist.

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