Mr Matt John Ravenscroft

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS BSc MRCS FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Year qualified:1995

Specialty

Personal profile

Matt Ravenscroft is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. He fully specialises in shoulder and elbow disorders and, along with upper limb trauma.

Training and Appointment

Matt's expertise was gained by holding a UK upper limb fellowship posts at the Wrightington Upper Limb Unit, and the internationally renowned Reading Shoulder Unit. Following this he was awarded the British Elbow and Shoulder Society North American Fellowship where he spent time in the Mayo clinic (Rochester Minnesota), the University of Washington in Seattle, and Boston. During his time here he concentrated on upper limb sports injuries.

Current Practice

Matt specialises in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and elbow, upper limb joint replacement surgery and sports injuries to the upper limb. He is experienced in shoulder ultrasound examinations which can help lead to a quicker diagnosis and treatment. NHS–wise, his base is Stepping Hill Hospital in Stockport. He consults privately at the Alexandra Hospital in Cheadle.

Achievements

Matt Ravenscroft is actively involved in research and teaching and is a faculty member on both national and international shoulder arthroscopy and joint replacement courses. He also runs shoulder arthroscopy courses for orthopaedic surgeons in training along with his colleagues.

Professional Membership



  • BOA

  • British Elbow & Shoulder Society

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England

Clinical Interests



  • Arthroscopic and open shoulder surgery

  • Shoulder instability and rotator disease

  • Arthritic conditions of the shoulder & elbow

  • Sports injuries

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