Mr Gaurav Batra

Mr Gaurav Batra

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBCh, MRCS (Eng), PhD, FRCS, (Tr & Orth)

Practising at

Spire Manchester Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gaurav Batra at Spire include:


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Professional profile

I am a consultant hip, knee and trauma surgeon. My NHS base is at Salford Royal Hospital. I qualified in 1995 from University of Wales College of Medicine with commendation. Originally from Lancashire, I returned to the northwest in 1996 for my basic surgical training, which I completed in 1998. From 1999, I spent three years at the Manchester Medical School conducting research into how cells behave when human bone heals after it has broken. For this I was awarded a PhD.

My areas of interest are hip replacement, hip arthroscopy, knee replacement, knee arthroscopy and ACL reconstruction. I also treat fractures and sports injuries. I see over 2,000 patients across my practice and perform over 500 procedures every year.

I completed my higher surgical training in 2009 and visited the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota and completed a visiting clinician’s fellowship and worked as consultant at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in the arthroplasty unit. In 2010, I was appointed as a substantive consultant at Salford Royal Hospital Foundation Trust. I am also an honorary senior lecturer at University of Manchester, where I am the undergraduate medical education lead.

I am registered as a fee assured consultant with BUPA, AXA, AVIVA and all other major insurance companies.

To view reviews of my work please visit my website (address below) and click on the testimonials tab.

Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic surgery
Hip surgery
Knee surgery

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Hip, Knee & Trauma Surgeon, Salford Royal Hospital

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Personal Profile

I am a keen sportsman and enjoy watching a variety of sports including athletics, football and boxing. I have played badminton at a high level and currently run for Sale Harriers.

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Private contact details

Private secretary Judith Prior
Private secretary telephone 07944 322445
Private secretary fax 0161 667 4443
Private secretary email