Mr Tim Waters

Mr Tim Waters

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MB BS, MRCS, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Practising at

Spire Bushey Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Tim Waters at Spire include:


Other treatments

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Professional profile

Mr Tim Waters is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon with a specialist interest in hips and knees. He received specialist orthopaedic training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore and subsequently spent a year in Australia on the Sydney Hip and Knee Surgeons' international fellowship.

Mr Waters provides a specialist trauma and orthopaedic service at West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust, operating at Watford and St Albans Hospitals.

His practice focuses specifically on complex orthopaedic surgery. He receives referrals from colleagues and consultants from other hospitals for the management of difficult cases, particularly problems with previous hip and knee replacement surgery. He has been awarded five clinical excellence awards.

At Spire Harpenden and Bushey Hospitals, Mr Waters sees and treats many orthopaedic conditions and fractures. His sub-specialty interests are hip and knee surgery including knee and hip replacement, partial knee replacement, arthroscopy (keyhole surgery), ligament reconstruction, complex revision joint replacements and patient-specific knee surgery.

Mr Waters takes a holistic approach to his practice and ensures he takes the time to explain things clearly in easy-to-understand terms and allows plenty of time for patients to ask questions and discuss concerns. This allows patients to make the best treatment decisions possible.

Mr Waters is also involved in research looking into the life-span of hip and knee replacements and the design of new implants. He continues to publish and present research at international meetings.

Clinical Interests

All aspects of hip and knee surgery, including hip and knee replacement, arthroscopy, patient-specific knee surgery (Visionaire™ and Trumatch™), ligament reconstruction, complex and revision joint replacements

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association
British Hip Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, West Herts Hospitals NHS Trust

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Personal Profile

The free time that Mr Waters has is spent with his family, travelling, various sporting activities, playing/recording music and collecting guitars.

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Private contact details

Telephone Bushey: 020 8901 5555/ Harpenden: 0800 585 112
Private secretary Reeny Mathews
Private secretary telephone 020 8901 5591
Private secretary email