Consultant Profile

Mr Mike Walton

Mr Mike Walton BMedSci, BMBS, MSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth), MFSEM(UK)
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Clinic Hale, Spire Manchester Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Sports injury
    • Upper limb surgery
Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wrightington Hospital

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

Bristish Orthopaedic Association
British Elbow and Shoulder Society

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 232 2261
Private secretary telephone number:
01625 545 073
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mike specialises in all aspects of shoulder surgery. He has a particular interest in advanced arthroscopic (keyhole) techniques for shoulder surgery and sports injuries.  He also specialises in joint replacement surgery of the shoulder including total joint resurfacing, reverse shoulder replacement and revision surgery.

Mike is on the specialist register for Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery.  He grew up in Manchester before attending Nottingham Medical School. He underwent higher surgical training on the Bristol Rotation and was awarded fellowship in Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery in 2009.  He developed an interest in sport injuries early in his career and was awarded a Masters degree with Merit from the University of Bath in Sports and Exercise Medicine. Mike travelled to Perth for sub-speciality fellowship training where he worked with some of the world's leading pioneers in tendon pathology at the University of Western Australia. He was involved in the management of athletes and elite soldiers and developed his keyhole and open surgery techniques. Mike is actively involved in research and has published numerous scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented work both nationally and internationally.

Personal profile:

My wife and I have two young sons, whose endless supply of energy occupies much of our extra-curricular time. I have played hockey and squash at school, club and county levels. I enjoy most water sports and am currently learning to kitesurf. I have swum and sailed competitively and am a PADI qualified Scuba Diver. I am a keen skier.

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Mr Mike Walton

Mr Mike Walton Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Manchester, private hospital specialist.

Treatment information
Joint pain injections
Rotator cuff repair
Shoulder arthroscopy
Shoulder replacement surgery

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