Mr Timothy Clough 03680155

The Orth Team (Bupa Accredited Consultant Group)

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery


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Specialises in

  • Foot & Ankle
  • Sports

About me

Mr Timothy Clough is an Orthopaedic surgeon who specialises exclusively in foot and ankle surgery, sports injuries and trauma. He qualified from the University of St Andrews, Scotland and Manchester. He is an NHS Consultant at Wrightington Hospital, where he sees both GP referrals and complex tertiary referrals from other surgeons from all over the North of England.

Mr Clough gained extensive training in these areas through an International Arthoscopy and Sports Medicine Fellowship in Canada. During his training, he won both the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) Sanofi-Synthelabo Prize and the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (BOFAS) Travelling Fellowship Prize.

He has a particular interest in sporting ankle injuries, ankle arthroscopy, ankle and big toe joint replacement surgery and bunion surgery. He is regularly invited as Faculty to National and International meetings, has been invited onto the International Faculty evaluating ankle joint replacement design, is a specialist Advisor to NICE for the Interventional Procedures Programme and is Deputy Editor of ‘The Foot’ Journal.

He has published articles on ankle and big toe joint replacements, daycase forefoot surgery and the role of PRP in plantar fasciitis. Mr Clough is a keen teacher, is Clinical Supervisor and trainer to the Wrightington Fellow on BOA Orthopaedic Leadership programme, is an elected member of the Outcomes Committee of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, is on the International Advisory Board of the peer reviewed journal, is Deputy Editor of the journal ‘The Foot’, and has sat as External Examiner for the School of Medicine BMSc programme at the University of Dundee.

Areas of interest

Ankle Arthroscopy ('keyhole surgery'); Ankle and Hindfoot arthritis; Bunion surgery; Achilles tendon disorders; Ankle Replacement surgery; Ankle fusion; Ankle instability; Hallux valgus (bunion) surgery; Joint replacement surgery to the big toe; Sports injuries in the ankle and foot; Ligament injuries; Ankle and Foot fractures; Metatarsalgia; Claw,Hammer,Mallet lesser toe problems; Mortons neuroma; Achilles pain; Plantar fasciitis; Heel pain; Shockwave therapy; PRP therapy; Steroid injections; Osteoarthtitis joint injection; Flat foot; Rheumatoid foot

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Procedures completed

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (5-50)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5) Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W1590

    Correction of retracted/dislocated metatarsophalangeal joint (including tendon transfer, division/realignment of bone and internal fixation) - (5-50)

    Alexandra Hospital (5-50)

  • W8640

    Complex therapeutic arthroscopy of ankle, with multiple bony, joint surface and soft tissue procedures - (5-50)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5) Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W7430

    Reconstruction of lateral collateral ligament complex - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • W5920

    Fusion of first metatarso-phalangeal joint with bone grafting +/- internal fixation (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W1920

    Primary open reduction of long bone with fixation - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • T6462

    Excision or partial excision of IP joint of lesser toe with tendon transfer - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T6822

    Delayed or secondary repair of Achilles tendon with tendon or fascial graft - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • S6400

    Excision of nail bed (Zadik's) (including anaesthetic) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • T5900

    Excision of ganglion - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • A6110

    Excision of lesion of peripheral nerve (e.g. neurilemma) - (1-5)

    Alexandra Hospital (1-5)

  • W7400

    Reconstruction of one or two ligaments not elsewhere specified - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

  • X1110

    Amputation of toe - (1-5)

    Spire Manchester Hospital (1-5)

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