Mr Mike J Hayton

Consultant Hand Surgeon

BSc(Hons) MBChB FRCS(Trauma and Orth) FFSEM(UK)

Year qualified:1992

Specialty

Personal profile

Mr Mike Hayton is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in surgery of the hand, wrist and elbow and his clinical practice is exclusively hand, wrist and elbow. He is a honorary senior lecturer in the human bone cell research at the University of Liverpool and The University of Salford. He is included on the Specialist Register as an Orthopaedic Surgeon.

Mr Hayton is a full time Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Wrightington Hospital with a private practice at The Alexandra Hospital in Cheadle.

Over the last few years Mike has developed a special interest in sports medicine and is the hand surgeon to over 30 professional sports teams and national sporting bodies. He is a Founding Fellow in the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine (FFSEM UK) and is now an examiners for this faculty. He is also an Examiner for the FRCS(Tr and Orth).

He is a keen teacher and regularly lectures in the UK, Europe and the USA. This year he has been invited to lecture at three North American conferences including the Philadelphia Hand, The Mayo Clinic and at the American Society of Surgery of the Hand. His research is regularly published in European and American Literature. Clinical Interests


  • Hand, wrist and elbow (exclusively)  

  • Sports medicine of the hand, wrist and elbow

Professional Membership



  • British Orthopaedic Association

  • British Society of Surgery of Hand

  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society

Clinical Interests



  • Hand and wrist (exclusively)

  • Sports medicine of the hand and wrist

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