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Jez is a full time Consultant and the Clinical Director for Lower Limb Orthopaedics at Wrightington Hospital, Centre for Hip Surgery. He specialises in primary and revision (redo) joint replacements of the hip and the knee. He also undertakes arthroscopic procedures of the knee joint.
He actively promotes an enhanced recovery approach and is the lead for enhanced recovery at Wrightington.
Areas of interest
Knee Pain; Hip pain; athritis; arthritic knee; arthritic hip; meniscal tear; locked knee
Primary Hip Arthroplasty; Primary Knee arthroplasty; Revision Hip Arthroplasty; Revision Knee Arthroplasty; Athroscopic Knee Surgery;
- Cathy Thornthwaite
- Wrightington Hospital Hall Lane Wrightington WIGAN WN6 9EP
- 01257 266909
- 07990 704622
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Ravishankar Natesan Fee Assured
- Dr Harry Si-Fone Chan Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon at Writington Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust, Centre for Hip Surgery
Clinical Director for Lower Limb Orthopaedics at Wrightington
Enhanced Recovery following Joint Replacment surgery
Outcomes following joint replacements
Much of Jez's time is spent with his family in particular his two young sons but he is very passionate about hill walking and his wife and two labradors spend much of their spare time walking in the countryside of Lancashire and Wales.
Biolox award for research into bearings in total joint replacement.
GK Rose award for biomechanics
(Additional) Languages spoken
- French - Basic
Multiple publications in peer reviewed journals
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- MBBCh University of Wales College of Medicine Cardiff 2001
- FRCS Trauma and Orthopaedics Royal College of Surgeons of England 2011
Reference number 6030834
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics, 2012
- Renacres LaneORMSKIRKL39 8SE
- 09:00 - 13:00
- 01704 841133
- Wrightington Hospital, WN6 9EP
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 01257 256332
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