Mr Usman Butt

Consultant Shoulder Surgeon

MBChB (honours), MRCS (Eng), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Professional Memberships

  • British Medical Association
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society

Clinical Interests

  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Stiffness
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Sports and soft tissue injuries of the shoulder
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder rotator cuff disorders
  • Shoulder instability (dislocation/ subluxation)
  • Shoulder separation (ACJ dislocation)
  • Frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis)
  • Shoulder arthritis
  • Shoulder arthroscopy (keyhole) surgery
  • Shoulder replacement surgery (reverse and anatomic)
  • Shoulder fractures

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Personal profile

Mr Usman Butt is a fellowship trained specialist in shoulder and upper limb surgeon. He is on the specialist register for Trauma & Orthopaedics.

Usman graduated with honours from the University of Birmingham in 2004. He undertook higher specialist orthopaedic training in the North West which culminated in the award of Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2012. 

Usman went on to undertake UK and International fellowship training in shoulder, upper limb and sports injuries. His UK fellowships were completed at the renowned Wrightington Upper Limb and Stockport Shoulder Units. He was competitively awarded European and American travelling fellowships in sports, shoulder and elbow surgery which he respectively completed in in Milan, Italy and the world-renowned Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

Usman’s NHS practice is based at Salford Royal Foundation Trust. This is one of the UK's most highly regarded hospitals and is the North West's regional centre for major trauma. His elective surgical practice is dedicated to upper limb surgery focusing around the shoulder, including arthritis, stiffness, tendon and rotator cuff disorders. Usman's trauma interest is in complex fractures of the upper limb, sporting and soft tissue injuries around the shoulder. Usman has produced and published a number of authoritative articles and book chapters on the management of upper limb and orthopaedic conditions. He has presented his work internationally with multiple prize-winning accolades.  In his spare time, Usman enjoys playing cricket and racquet sports and traveling with his family.

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