Adam Watts


Private Practice

Alexandra Hospital
Wrightington Hospital 
Bridgewater Hospital 
Contact Jade Allen on 01625 545073 / email info@elbowdoc.co.uk

NHS Practice

Wrightington Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust 
Contact Kath Greenwood on 01257 256259

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 and co-convenor of the Wrightington Elbow Symposium.

Treatment of the painful and stiff elbow, elbow instability, arthroscopy of the elbow and wrist, joint replacement in the elbow, wrist and hand, soft tissue upper limb surgery including endoscopy, and trauma reconstruction of the hand and upper limb.

Elbow
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Stiffness
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Trauma reconstruction
  • Tennis / Golfers Elbow
  • Ulnar Nerve Lesions
  • Biceps tendon rupture
  • Olecranon Bursitis
 
Hand and Wrist
  • Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Arthritis of the Hand and Wrist
  • Trauma Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Ganglion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Small joint replacement
  • Dupuytrens disease
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
 
Shoulder
  • Impingement syndrome
  • Instability
  • AC joint injury
  • Trauma Reconstruction

Adam trained in London and Edinburgh, with specialist Australian Orthopaedic Association approved Fellowship training in Adelaide, Australia and at Wrightington Hospital. He has had further specialist training in elbow surgery in Glasgow, Scotland. His research areas include anatomy, elbow replacement and elbow instability, wrist and forearm trauma reconstruction. He has published extensively on orthopaedic surgery, contributed to numerous book chapters and presented at national and international scientific meetings.