Mr Tahir Mahmud

Personal profile

Mr Tahir Mahmud is a fellowship trained Lower Limb Reconstruction Surgeon, specialising in knee and hip surgery, sports injuries and arthritis.

Mr Mahmud trained in London at St Mary's Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital where he undertook specialist training in sports knee surgery. At the prestigious University of Western Ontario in Canada, he undertook a yearlong fellowship in complex knee and hip joint replacement surgery.

Since being appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Macclesfield District General Hospital, he has built up a practice in lower limb surgery.

Mr Mahmud has particular interests in knee ligament surgery, arthroscopic (keyhole) knee surgery, minimally invasive hip and knee joint replacement surgery, as well as the treatment of arthritis in the younger patient.  He also has a keen interest in the management of complex upper, and lower limb trauma.

Mr Mahmud's research interests include knee ligament reconstruction and outcomes following joint replacement surgery, which he has presented at national and international conferences.

As well as being a Sports Knee Surgeon, Mr Mahmud is a keen cyclist and has raised thousands of pounds for charity through some of his cycling expeditions. He is married and in his free time he enjoys spending time with family and friends.

To enquire about the treatments Mr Mahmud offers or to make an appointment please call 0161 696 5747.

Professional Memberships

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Medical Defence Union
  • General Medical Council

Clinical Interests

  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports Injury
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Patient Specific Total Knee Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Revision Total Knee Replacement
  • Meniscal Repair
  • Anterior Knee Pain
  • Patellar Instability
  • Mini Invasive Total Hip Replacement

To enquire about the treatments Mr Mahmud offers or to make an appointment please call 0161 696 5747.

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