Professor Amit Tolat

Professor Amit Tolat

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MB BS, MS, FRCS, MCh Orth, DOrth, FRCS Orth, Eur Dip Hand Surgery, Dip Orth. Engin.

Specialises in

  • Joint manipulation treatment
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Wrist and hand surgery
  • Carpal tunnel

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My clinical practice at Spire Alexandra Hospital focuses on common hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder conditions. My surgical expertise covers many common conditions such as carpal tunnel, Dupuytren's contracture, tennis elbow, ganglion to arthroscopy of the wrist, elbow and shoulder. Other areas include surgery for arthritis of the thumb and joint replacement in the elbow and shoulder.

I am closely linked with the local university and have been a Royal College Tutor of Orthopaedics since 2009. I am currently on the Specialist Training Committee (STC) of KSS Deanery at Medway Hospital. I received an honorary professorship at Bombay University in 2014.

I trained as an orthopaedic surgeon at Nair University Hospital in Bombay, India and have subsequently spent 10 years training in the UK at leading centres in Liverpool, Wigan and Sheffield. I gained the CCST in trauma and orthopaedics at King's College, London, where in 2006 I also completed a Senior Clinical Fellowship in hand and upper limb surgery.

On 2 July 2021, I was inaugurated as President of The British Indian Orthopaedic Society, which has over 500 members most of which are consultant orthopaedic surgeons in the UK. 


General Medical Council Number: C3641419

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Professor Amit Tolat at Spire include:

Orthopaedics - hand and wrist

Orthopaedics - elbow and shoulder

Other treatments

  • Paediatric hand and wrist surgery
  • Synovectomy

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Additional information

Elbow surgery
Hand surgery
Shoulder surgery
Soft tissue injuries
Sports injury
Upper limb surgery
Wrist surgery

I have written a number of scientific papers on my research interests and maintain an academic profile with Honorary Fellowships at Kings and Imperial College, London.

Prof Amit Tolat owns 100% of the Fujifilm Sonosite Ultrasound Machine he uses at the Spire Alexandra Hospital.