Mr Nigel Donnachie

Mr Nigel Donnachie

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


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I have experience in a large number of primary and revision hip arthroplasty surgery, knee arthroplasties, knee arthroscopies and ligament reconstruction.

I completed specialist knee surgery training at Wrightington Hospital, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham, Austin and Repatriation Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. I undertook specialist trauma surgery training at Harbor View Trauma Centre, Seattle, USA.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Nigel Donnachie at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Extracorporeal shock wave treatment
  • Hylauronic acid injections
  • Low dose steroid injections

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Additional information

Orthopaedic surgery
Hip revision surgery
Hip surgery
Knee surgery
Sports injury

Special clinical interests: Hip disorders; Hip replacement; Exeter cemented hip replacement; Uncemented ceramic on ceramic hip replacement; Hybrid/reverse hip replacement; Revision hip replacement; Investigation of hip/groin pain; Diagnostic therapeutic hydrodistention/injection. Knee disorders; Partial knee replacement (unicompartmental); Total knee replacement surgery; Patient specific instrumentation knee replacement; Revision knee replacement; Sports injuries; Investigation of painful knee; Knee arthroscopy trimming of cartilage (meniscus)/removal of loose bodies; Ligament reconstruction - anterior cruciate reconstruction (hamstring/patellar tendon); Diagnostic therapeutic injection; Patello-femoral replacement. Extracorporeal shock wave therapy - resilient trochanteric bursitis and patellar tendonitis. Hyaluronic Acid injections. Conservative treatment of hip and knee conditions.

MB, ChB / University of Liverpool / 1988
Degree in Medicine

FRCS, (Orth) / Intercollegiate Surgical College / 1997
Fellowship in Orthopaedic Surgery awarded by the Royal College of Surgeons

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

I am married and live with my family in Cheshire. Together, we enjoy walking, cycling, sailing and climbing.

Telephone 0151 929 5408
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