Por qué es un doctor de primer nivel/Professional statement/Perché è un dottore di prim’ordine

Mr Phil Wright is a leading consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in surgery of the shoulder and elbow. He currently sees patients and operates privately at The Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital and Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic.

Mr Wright's areas of interest are arthroscopic (keyhole) shoulder surgery, shoulder replacement surgery and upper limb trauma. He graduated from Oxford University Medical School in 1998 and completed surgical training in the West Yorkshire region.

After completing his specialist orthopaedic training, he undertook a year-long upper limb fellowship post at the internationally renowned Wrightington Hospital. Mr Wright was appointed as a consultant at Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust in July 2011.

Mr Wright has presented research work at both national and international meetings and has also published in peer-reviewed medical journals. He trains junior doctors and orthopaedic surgeons and is a member of the British Trauma Society, the British Elbow and Shoulder Society and the British Orthopaedic Association.

Mr Wright firmly believes that the key to achieving the best possible outcome is to ensure the patient is well informed and involved in all treatment decisions. He enjoys the many and varied challenges that running a specialist shoulder and elbow practice involves.

Especialista en

Shoulder replacement

What is shoulder replacement surgery? Shoulder replacement surgery involves ...

Shoulder arthroscopy

What is shoulder arthroscopy? Shoulder arthroscopy is a minimally-invasive technique that allows access to and treatment of many injuries and d...

Rotator cuff injury

What is a rotator cuff injury? Rotator cuff injuries include inflammation, or partial or complete damage of the tendons of the shoulder. The &a...

Shoulder surgery

What is shoulder surgery? Shoulder surgery treats injured shoulders by repai...

Elbow Pain

What can cause elbow pain? The elbow is a complex joint formed by bones, cartilage, ligaments and fluids. The muscles and tendons help to move ...

Platelet-rich plasma

What is platelet-rich plasma? Platelet-rich plasma is a blood derivative that stimulates the production of collagen, elastin and epidermal tiss...

Enfermedades, Pruebas y Tratamientos

  • AC joint surgery
  • Arthroscopic subacromial decompression
  • Broken collarbone
  • Bursitis
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Elbow
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Elbow Pain
  • Epicondylitis (tennis elbow)
  • Fractured humerus
  • Fractured shoulder
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Injuries diagnosis
  • Platelet-rich plasma
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Rotator cuff surgery
  • Shoulder
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Shoulder instability
  • Shoulder prosthesis
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Shoulder tendonitis
  • SLAP tear
  • Sport surgery
  • Sports injuries
  • Sports traumatology
  • Sternoclavicular joint
  • Supraspinatus tendon tear
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendon injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment
  • Ulnar nerve surgery

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  • Nuffield Health Leeds Hospital
    Leighton Street LS1 3EB - Leeds
    (+44) 01134862850
  • Ramsay Yorkshire Clinic
    Bradford Road BD16 1TW - Bradford
    (+44) 01134862851
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