Mr Gareth Wells

Mr Gareth Wells

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBChB, MRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Specialises in

  • Bunion removal
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Ingrown toenail treatment
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Shockwave therapy

I trained at Sheffield University and undertook my surgical training throughout the Yorkshire region working alongside some of the country's most highly regarded Orthopaedic Specialists. I followed my higher surgical training with a foot and ankle fellowship at the prestigious Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, further developing my knowledge and expertise in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery.

I returned to my native Yorkshire in 2011 to take up my appointment as Consultant Foot and Ankle Surgeon at Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust.

General Medical Council Number: C4513896

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gareth Wells at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Arthritis of the foot and ankle
  • Hallux Valgus (Bunion)
  • Hallux Rigidus (Arthritis of big toe)
  • Lesser toe deformities

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Additional information

Foot surgery
Ankle surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Forefoot, Midfoot, Hindfoot, Deformity Correction.

MBChB / University of Sheffield / 1998
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS (Ed) / Edinburgh / 2002
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh

FRCS (Tr & Orth) / Edinburgh / 2009
Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh - Diploma in trauma and orthopaedics

Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (BOFAS)

European Foot and Ankle Society (EFAS)

British Medical Association (BMA)

Medical Protection Society (MPS)

Yorkshire Foot and Ankle Group

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust

In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my wife and two young children.