Mr Nigel Donnachie

Mr Nigel Donnachie

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Practising at

Spire Murrayfield Hospital Wirral

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Treatment information

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


Other treatments

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Treatment, Low dose steriod injections, hylauronic acid injections

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Professional profile

Clinical Practice: Specialist hip surgery training at Wrightington Hospital, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham, Austin & Repatriation Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.

Experience in large number of primary and revision hip arthroplasty surgery. Specialist knee surgery training at Wrightington Hospital, Royal Orthopaedic Hospital, Birmingham, Austin and Repatriation Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. Experience in large numbers of knee arthroplasties, knee arthroscopies and ligament reconstruction.Specialist trauma surgery training at Harbor View Trauma Centre, Seattle, USA.

Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic surgery
Hip surgery
Hip revision surgery
Knee surgery
Sports injury

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.

Private contact details

Telephone 0151 929 5181
Private secretary Mary Patterson
Private secretary email
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Qualification and professional memberships

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

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Personal Profile

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

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