Mr Andrew Iain Hilton

Consultant Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgeon

BSc MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Edin) FRCS(Tr & Ortho)

Professional Memberships

  • General Medical Council (GMC) 
  • Medical Defence Union (MDU) 
  • Medical Protection Society (MPS Specialist register for trauma and orthopaedics)

Clinical Interests

  • Anatomy
  • Back Pain
  • Cauda equina syndrome
  • Coccydynia
  • Facet joint disease
  • Infections in the spine
  • Leg pain/sciatica
  • Neck and arm pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Sciatica and leg pain
  • Lumbar disc prolapse
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Pars defect
  • Sacro-Iliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Osteoporosis

Useful Links

Call 0808 101 0337

Personal profile

Andrew is skilled in both the surgical and non-surgical management of back conditions and promotes a holistic approach to care. He favours working closely with the allied professional teams who support him in improving quality of life for his patients.Whilst reviewing patients in clinic, Andrew regularly diagnoses conditions such as spinal stenosis, sciatica, instability pattern back-pain and spinal fractures.

His wealth of experience means that he is able to treat patients with a wide variety of procedures, including x-stops, inter-spinal spacers, epidurals, discectomies, spinal fusions and kyphoplasty when non-invasive measures are unsuitable.Andrew has recently been appointed Clinical Lead for Spinal Surgery in Dorset, and is a sought after speaker at GP educational update sessions through the BMI Hospitals programme. He also performs general spinecare services.

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