Mr Matt Ravenscroft

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, BSc, FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedic)

Professional Membership

  • GMC
  • Royal College of Surgeon of England
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS)
  • North West Upper limb Group

Clinical Interests

  • Rotator cuff surgery and advanced surgical techniques for rotator cuff repairs and tendon replacement
  • All forms of shoulder joint replacement, from humeral head replacement, total shoulder replacement and reverse shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder joint dislocation and the surgery to address this including bone transfers
  • Shoulder sports injuries, including ACJ dislocation and collar bone fractures
  • Shoulder impingement surgery, frozen shoulder surgery, complex shoulder reconstructive surgery


Personal profile

Matt undertook fellowship training in shoulder surgery first at Wrightington upper limb unit, following on as the Copeland fellow at the Reading Shoulder unit.

He was then awarded the British Shoulder and Elbow Societies North American travelling fellowship. He took up a consultant post at Stepping Hill Hospital in 2006 establishing the shoulder unit as an internationally known unit for complex shoulder surgery, attracting UK and overseas fellowship candidates.

Matt continues to educate and teach advanced shoulder arthroscopy techniques both nationally and internationally.

He also is involved with product design and innovation, currently holding several patents for products currently in use by shoulder surgeons.

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