Amit Bidwai is an experienced shoulder and elbow surgeon having completed advanced fellowship training in Shoulder and Elbow surgery in Teeside and the world-renowned Liverpool and Wrightington Upper Limb Units.
Mr Bidwai adopts a holistic and patient-centred approach to care and is experienced in assessing all forms of arm problems and can discuss non-surgical options from physiotherapy to injections and surgery.
He also maintains a strong interest in research. He has published numerous articles in scientific journals. He peer-reviews journal articles for the Bone and Joint Journal and Shoulder and Elbow. He has co-authored the national guidelines for the management of Shoulder Osteoarthritis.
He has responsibilities at national level within the British Shoulder and Elbow Society for the development of rating for Shoulder implants - known as ODEP.
Arthroscopic capsular release for Frozen shoulder
Arthroscopic Sub-Acromial decompression for impingement syndrome
Excision of Calcium
AC Joint reconstruction and excision
Clavicle Fracture Fixation
PRP injection for Tennis and Golfer's Elbow
Distal Biceps Rupture
Carpal Tunnel Release
Trigger Finger Release
Amit graduated from the University of Manchester in 2002. Following this he underwent his basic surgical training in London, Essex, Manchester and Oxford regions. During this period he won the AO Trauma Research Prize for his work in ankle fractures.
He subsequently completed orthopaedic training in Cheshire and Merseyside and was awarded Fellowship in Trauma and
Orthopaedics in 2012. During his training in the UK, he was awarded the prestigious travelling fellowship by the British Orthopaedic Association and the International Bone Research Association to obtain additional training in upper limb surgery plus shoulder / elbow surgery at centres of excellence such as the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital and the Mayo clinic.
Amit is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA), British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS), and the Royal College of surgeons (RCSEd)