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Professor Adam Watts

Professor Adam Watts
Consultant Hand and Upper Limb Surgeon

Qualifications: MBBS, BSc, FRCS (Tr. And Orth.)

Speciality Areas:

  • Arthroscopy of the Elbow, Wrist and Shoulder
  • Joint Replacement in the Hand and Upper Limb
  • Trauma Reconstruction of the Upper Limb
  • Upper Limb Endoscopy
Contact Details:

Telephone: 01257 256259  

Clinic Access Times:

Tuesday 09.00 to 13.00 Fracture Clinic RAEI, Wigan
Tuesday 13.30 to 16.30 Elective Clinic, Wrightington Hospital


Adam is a Fellowship Trained Hand and Upper Limb Surgeon on the Specialist Register. His practice is predominantly surgery of the elbow, wrist and hand, but includes shoulder surgery.  He specialises in arthroscopic and endoscopic surgery, joint replacement and trauma reconstruction surgery.  He is Research and Governance Lead for the Upper Limb Unit at Wrightington Hospital.  He is co-convenor of the Wrightington Elbow Symposium.

Adam trained in London and Edinburgh, with specialist Fellowship training in Australia and at Wrightington Hospital. His research areas include anatomy, elbow replacement and elbow instability

Professional Membership

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand