Consultant Profile

Mr Stuart Birtwistle

Mr Stuart Birtwistle MB ChB, FRCS(Orth.)
Practicing at:
Spire Leicester Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Hip Revision Surgery
    • Hip Surgery
    • Knee Surgery
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:

Hip replacement including revision. Arthroscopic knee surgery and knee ligament surgery.

Research interests:

Outcomes of hip replacement surgery.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Glenfield General Hospital

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

Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0116 265 3685
Private secretary:
Mrs Pauline Lewis
Private secretary telephone number:
0116 265 3625
Private secretary email address:
Alternate Monday evenings and Tuesday afternoons.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Birtwistle is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in lower limb joint replacement and knee injuries. He performs over 200 major joint replacements each year including revision surgery. Mr Birtwistle also provides orthopaedic and trauma services for Leicester Tigers Rugby Club and Leicester City Football Club.

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Mr Stuart Birtwistle

Mr Stuart Birtwistle Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Leicester, private hospital specialist.

See Mr Birtwistle at Syston Health Centre

On behalf of Spire Leicester Hospital, Mr Birtwistle also offers private consultations and NHS consultations (through Choose and Book) at his monthly evening clinic at our Spire Clinic at Syston Health Centre.

At Syston Health Centre you can see Mr Birtwistle for a new or follow up consultation. Some minor procedures/injections can be performed on site with any major investigations or treatment being organised by and carried out at Spire Leicester Hospital.

Is Syston closer to home?
If you have a GP referral and would prefer to see Mr Birtwistle at Syston, contact our outpatient booking office on 0116 2653685 and request an appointment at Syston Health Centre.

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