UHNM current orthopaedic Consultant first appointment wait times for adults at our Royal Stoke and County Hospitals. This is the number of weeks you will wait for your first Consultant appointment after your GP refers you to us. (As at 14 Dec 2018).
|Speciality||Royal Stoke Wait||County Hospital Wait||Next Available appointment|
|Hips||14 weeks||2 weeks||22.1.19 County (16.04.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Knees||10 weeks||1 weeks||18.1.19 County (8.03.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Foot/Ankle||10 weeks||4 weeks||04.02.19 County (12.03.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Shoulder||6 weeks||4 weeks||05.02.19 County (18.02.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Hand/Elbow||5 weeks||3 weeks||31.1.19 County (11.02.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Spines||17 week||13 weeks||09.04.19 County (3.05.19 at Royal Stoke)|
|Scoliosis||6 weeks||3 weeks||29.01.19 County (25.02.19 Royal Stoke)|
|Neuro- Heads||2 weeks||n/a||22.01.19 Royal Stoke|
Orthopaedics is the diagnosis and treatment of bone, joints and skeleton-related problems. University Hospitals of North Midlands prides itself in having a top quality orthopaedic surgery department. The consultant orthopaedic team are experts in their field and provide a comprehensive service in trauma surgery and elective orthopaedic procedures.
Our orthopaedic consultants specialise in various parts of the body such as hips, knees, ankles, hands, feet, shoulders and elbows and deal with anything from a broken bone to a hip replacement and carpal tunnel syndrome to spinal surgery. Some of our consultants also deal especially with children's fractures and orthopaedic conditions and sports injuries.
Address and contact details
Ward 225 and 226, Main Building, Floor 2, Royal Stoke University Hospital
Ward 225: 01782 676225
Ward 226: 01782 676226
Click on the links below for information booklets about procedures such as total knee replacement and total hip replacement at our hospital.
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