Mr Jonathan Borrill

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

B.Med.Sci.(Hons), BM. BS., FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Professional Memberships

  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • International Society of Arthroscopy Knee
  • Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • AO Foundation (Trauma surgery)
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support

Clinical Interests

  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Hip and knee replacement
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    Personal profile

    Mr Jon Borrill is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a clinical practice exclusively devoted to knee and hip surgery. 

    Training and Appointment

    Jon’s NHS base is at the University Hospital of South Manchester. He has been an Honorary Senior Lecturer at Salford University since 2009, helping to develop and teach on a Masters Degree course.

    Current Practice

    Jon treats all aspects of knee conditions including single and multiple ligament reconstruction, arthritic conditions, meniscal and chondral disorders. His special interest is arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery, in which he has been fellowship trained. In relation to knee replacement surgery, he specialises in total knee replacements (TKR) and unicompartmental knee replacements (UKR). Unicompartmental knee replacements are designed to replace only the damaged part of the knee joint. He also performs total hip replacement and hip resurfacing arthroplasty.


    Jon is a keen teacher and in association with Professor Len Funk, helped to develop the Orthoteers Website: He runs and teaches on the Orthoteers Clinical Examination courses. He is a qualified AO (fracture fixation) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) instructor. He lectures on knee surgery courses nationally and has presented knee related research both nationally and internationally.

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