Mr Curtis Robb

Mr Curtis Robb

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Cheshire Hospital

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Curtis Robb at Spire include:


Other treatments

Achilles repair or reconstruction, autologous chonrocyte implantation, ACL reconstruction, arthroplasty, arthroscopy, bone graft, cartilage reconstruction, chondroplasty, computer assisted knee replacement, iAssist knee replacement, meniscectomy for meniscus tear, meniscus transplant, minimally invasive knee replacement, orthotics, osteotomy, patella stabilisation, tendon problems, tibial osteotomy and trochleoplasty. 

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Professional profile

I am a consultant Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon, specialising in all aspects of knee surgery. I graduated from the University of Sheffield in 1997 combining my medical studies with a career as an Olympic athlete competing in the 800m at two Olympic Games, three world championships and a Commonwealth Games.

My orthopaedic training appointments have included The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, the Royal Centre for Defence Medicine and The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham, where I was also honorary clinical lecturer. I then embarked on three knee surgery and sports injury fellowships at Bristol, Coventry and Sydney, Australia. In 2015 I was awarded the European Knee Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) Alwin Jager senior fellowship in Munich, Germany.

I have presented about knee surgery nationally and internationally and published several papers on the knee in peer reviewed literature. I have a particular interest and experience in managing sports injuries of both amateur and professional athletes.

I specialise in all treatments of the knee. I offer both non-surgical and surgical management options for all knee conditions, surgical techniques encompass knee joint preservation and replacement surgery, including; meniscus repair and transplant, ACL and multi ligament knee reconstruction, cartilage regeneration, knee osteotomy, patella realignment surgery and partial (uni-compartmental) and total knee replacement. Non-surgical techniques include tailoring a programme of physiotherapy and strength and conditioning for each individual patient.

Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic surgery
Knee surgery
Soft tissue injuries
Sports injury
Sports medicine
Sports medicine

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB ChB / Sheffield University / 1997
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS (Ed) / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2004
Medical Qualification

FRCS (T&O) / Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh / 2010
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy
International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Research and Publication


Outcome of meniscal allograft transplantation related to articular cartilage status: advanced chondral damage should not be a contraindication
January 2015

Meniscal integrity predicts laxity of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
December 2015

Medial portal technique for single-bundle anatomical anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction
February 2013

An analysis of Oxford hip and knee scores following primary hip and knee replacement performed at a specialist centre
July 2014

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: A practical surgical guide
June 2014

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Private contact details

Telephone Spire Cheshire - 01925 215 087
Private secretary Estelle Lawton
Private secretary telephone 01925 215 047
Private secretary email

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