Professor Amit Tolat

Orthopaedic Surgeon
MB BS, MS, FRCS (Glasg), MCh Orth (Liverpool), DOrth, FRCS Orth (I), European Dipl Hand Surgery, Dip. Orthop. Engin. Cardiff,

Practising at

Spire Alexandra Hospital

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Treatment information

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


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Professional profile

Professor Tolat is closely linked with the local university and has been a Royal College Tutor of Orthopaedics since 2009. He is currently on the Specialist Training Committee (STC) of KSS deanery at Medway Hospital. Professor Tolat received an honorary professorship at Bombay University in 2014. He trained as an orthopaedic surgeon at Nair University Hospital in Bombay, India and has subsequently spent ten-years training in the UK at centres of repute in Liverpool, Wigan and Sheffield. Professor Tolat gained the CCST in Trauma and Orthopaedics at Kings College, London, where in 2006 he also completed a Senior Clinical Fellowship in Hand and Upper Limb Surgery. He has written a number of scientific papers on his research interests (see above) and maintains an academic profile with Honorary Fellowships at Kings and Imperial College, London.

Professor. Tolat's clinical practice at Spire Alexandra Hospital will focus. on common hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder conditions. His 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 included surgery for arthritis of the thumb and joint replacement in the elbow and shoulder

Clinical Interests

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

Private contact details

Telephone 01634 662845/662822
Private secretary Anne Church
Private secretary telephone 07745 120785
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Association.
British Society for Surgery of the Hand.
British Elbow and Shoulder Society.
British Orthopaedic Research Society.
Member of SETSEG.

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Medway Maritime Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Honorary Research Fellow, Kings College Hospital & University of London. Royal College Tutor for Orthopaedics. Specialist Training Committee (STC) lead for KSS deanery. Honorary Professor of Bombay University.

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Personal Profile

Professor Tolat dedicates most of his spare time in research and academic pursuits towards his career, however, outside medicine his hobbies include cricket, football and golf.

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