Consultant Profile

Professor Adam Watts

Professor Adam Watts MBBS, BSc, FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Elbow surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Sports injury
    • Upper limb surgery
    • Wrist surgery
Special clinical interests:

PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) injections
Nerve surgery
Fracture fixation

Research interests:

Upper limb anatomy
Biomechanics of the elbow, forearm and wrist
Elbow surgery

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Elbow and Upper Limb Surgeon, Wrightington Hospital

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

British Orthopaedic Association
British Society of Surgery of the Hand

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 232 2261
Private secretary telephone number:
0161 227 0029
Private secretary fax:
0161 227 0028
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Professor Adam Watts is a Fellowship trained elbow and upper limb orthopaedic surgeon.  He is experienced in elbow, wrist and shoulder arthroscopy.  He undertakes surgery for arthritis, trauma, nerve entrapment, tednon pain and rupture, and instability.  He regularly performs joint replacement surgery of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder.  He uses other non-surgical techniques such as platelet rich plasma (PRP) injection where appropriate.  Adam has a particular interest in sports injuries.  He works with a number of sports clubs and is on the medical advisory committee of the European Golf Tour.  Adam in enthusiastic about education and research and sits on the British Hand Society Committee for Research and Audit.

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Professor Adam Watts

Professor Adam Watts Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Manchester, private hospital specialist.

Treatment information
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Ganglion removal
Joint pain injections
Rotator cuff repair
Shoulder arthroscopy
Shoulder replacement surgery

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