Consultant Profile

Mr Nick Phillips

Mr Nick Phillips MA(Cantab), MB BChir, FRCS (Tr and Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Manchester Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Elbow surgery
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Sports injury
    • Upper limb surgery
Special clinical interests:

Arthroscopic shoulder procedures including sports injuries, adolescent injuries of the upper limb, trauma to upper limb - both around the shoulder and elbow

Research interests:

Fixation of proximal humeral fractures, arthroscopic technique training

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Upper Limb Surgeon, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

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

Fellow of British Elbow and Shoulder Society
British Orthopaedic Association
Royal College of Surgeons
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0161 232 2261
Private secretary fax:
0161495 6865
Tuesday pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Phillips is a Cambridge Graduate, who underwent Orthopaedic training in Sheffield prior to attaining a Fellowship in Melbourne, Australia. He has an adult and paediatric NHS practice based at University Hospital of South Manchester, Wythenshawe. 

Mr Phillips' clinical practice is exclusively devoted to shoulder, elbow and wrist fracture surgery.  He treats all aspects of both soft tissue and degenerative shoulder and elbow, mostly using minimally-invasive (arthroscopic) techniques .

Mr Phillips has experience in treating elite sportsmen and regularly teaches on training courses in the UK.  Recently he has been invited to talk at the British Orthopaedic Association and European Federation of Orthopaedic Research and Trauma on elbow injuries.

Personal profile:

Mr Phillips is married with three children and enjoys a round of golf when he has some free time. 

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Mr Nick Phillips

Mr Nick Phillips 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

To find out more about treatments, consultants or prices please call 0161 232 2303. 

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