Sports Knee Clinic

This service is led by two of the North West’s most highly experienced Sports Injury Consultants. The Clinic is available at both Wrightington and Wigan Infirmary, and provides diagnosis and treatment for a wide range of knee injuries, both acute (severe) and chronic (constant or persistent). Common problems treated include:

Knee Ligament Injuries:

  • ACL (anterior cruciate ligament)
  • PCL (posterior cruciate ligament)
  • Combined Ligament injuries
  • Revision Surgery

Meniscus Injuries:

  • Repair
  • Resection (trimming)
  • Replacement/Transplant

Cartilage Injuries and Early Arthritis Management:

  • Microfracture
  • Osteochondral Grafting
  • Osteotomy

Patellofemoral disorders/patellafemoral clinic:

  • Patella instability
  • Patella femoral OA
  • Patella tendinopathy
  • Anterior knee pain

Mr Rob Gilbert (View Consultant Profile)
 
Friday 9am - 5pm Wrightington

Mr Ben Coupe (View Consultant Profile)

Friday 9am - 1pm Wrightington 
Friday 1pm - 5pm (Acute knee injuries) Wigan

Mr Rafael Sales (View Consultant Profile):

Mr Simon Barton (View Consultant Profile):

Mr Aslam Mohammed (View Consultant Profile):

Wednesday 8.30am - 2.30pm

Patients are usually referred to this service by their GPs or another healthcare professional. The team are on Choose and Book.

Contact Details 
Mr Rob Gilbert's Secretary: Liz Heyes 01257 256300 
Mr Ben Coupe's Secretary: Jackie Orange 01257 256459
Mr Rafael Sales' Secretary: Jackie Orange 01257 256459
Mr Simon Barton's Secretary: Bernadette Oglivie 01257 256332
Mr Aslam Mohammed's Secretary: 01257 256300

Protocols

PCL/PCL/ACL  
Meniscus 
Microfracture Femoral Condyle 
Microfracture Trochlea   
MPFL Protocol 
Multi-ligament PLC 
Multi-ligament ACL & MCL

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