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Mr Michael Butler

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

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Specialises in

  • Foot & Ankle
  • Knee

About me

Michael Butler qualified from the London Hospital Medical College in 1996, having attended Cambridge University for his undergraduate studies.

Mr Butler started Basic Surgical Training in the South West of England in 2000 and gained the Membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2001. He started Higher Surgical Training in 2003, working around the South West to gain a wide experience of all the elements of Orthopaedic Surgery. Mr Butler was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in Trauma and Orthopaedics in November 2007.

Mr Butler undertook further specialist training at the world-renowned Avon Orthopaedic Centre in Bristol (including trauma surgery at Frenchay Hospital) and the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. He was awarded the CCT (Certificate of Completion of Training) in 2009 and was entered onto the Specialist Register of the General Medical Council in August 2009.

Mr Butler continues to serve in the Armed Forces and has full admitting rights at the Duchy Hospital where he consults and operates on NHS and private patients.

Mr Butler treats a wide variety of patients for complex problems of the foot and ankle- from professional sportsmen/women, high intensity athletes and servicemen and women to the difficult problems in later life of tendon dysfunction and arthritis of the foot and ankle. He has maintained his interest in knee surgery and performs knee arthroscopy and primary knee replacement surgery.

Mr Butler is heavily involved in teaching the surgical trainees within the region and has a strong interest in research, presenting at national and international meetings. He is a Review Board Member for Foot and Ankle Surgery the European Journal for foot and ankle surgeons and is also an invited reviewer for The Knee, an international journal for knee surgeons and Injury, an international journal for trauma.

Areas of interest

Lower Limb Arthritis; Tendon Disease and Injuries; Sports injuries; Foot surgery; Ankle surgery; Knee surgery including Total Knee Replacement; Arthroscopic Surgery of the Foot and Ankle; Shockwave therapy; Trauma Surgery

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Procedures completed

  • W0300

    Multiple procedure on forefoot, distal to and including the tarsometatarsal joints, which involves at least two distinct procedures not intrinsic to each other - (1-5)

    Ramsay Duchy Hospital (Truro) (1-5)

  • W8500

    Multiple arthroscopic operation on knee (including meniscectomy, chondroplasty, drilling or microfracture) - (1-5)

    Ramsay Duchy Hospital (Truro) (1-5)

  • W4210

    Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, +/- cement, +/- patella - (1-5)

    Ramsay Duchy Hospital (Truro) (1-5)

  • W0860

    Metatarso-phalangeal cheilectomy - unilateral, as sole procedure - (1-5)

    Ramsay Duchy Hospital (Truro) (1-5)

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