Welcome to Manchester Knee Clinic
The Manchester Knee Clinic provides a specialist knee service offering rapid assessment, as well as treatment to address a variety of Knee and Hip problems, including sports injury.
We offer a bespoke service tailored to your needs. We use the latest surgical techniques to deal with your hip and knee problem. Using a team approach, we work closely with other clinical staff and physiotherapists aiming to provide a seamless recovery following your surgery.
Knee arthroscopyFurther information
Arthroscopy of the knee is a relatively quick operation taking about 20 minutes to perform.
ACL reconstructionFurther infomation
The anterior cruciate is a ligament inside the knee linking the thigh bone to the shin bone.
Total Knee ReplacementFurther information
Total knee replacement is a procedures to address significant pain associated with knee arthritis.
Partial Knee ReplacementFurther information
Unicompartmental knee replacement surgery is used to address arthritis affecting only one area of the knee joint.
Meniscal repairFurther information
The meniscus is a crescentic cartilage between the femur (thigh bone) and tibia (shinbone).
Sports injuriesFurther information
No matter what your age, level of fitness or expertise in the sports you undertake, the knee joint is vulnerable and prone to injury.
Mr Padman Phaltankar
Consultant Orthopaedic Knee and Hip Surgeon
Mr Padman Phaltankar is an orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in knee surgery, knee replacement and sports injury. He holds an NHS Consultant post at North Manchester General Hospital.