Mr Andrew Phillipson

MB ChB, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Orth)


  • Specialities Orthopaedics, Joint replacement, Musculoskeletal
  • Telephone 01244 684 325
  • Year of first qualification 1985
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English

  • GMC Number 3111028
  • Fax 01244 680 812

Profile

Mr Andrew Phillipson is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Nuffield Health The Grosvenor Hospital, Chester.

Mr Andrew Phillipson was educated in Liverpool, and progressed to Liverpool University, graduating from the Medical School in 1985. After pre-registration house officer posts at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, he entered basic and then higher surgical training based in the North West.

He underwent further training in joint replacement surgery, including taking a specialist fellowship at Wrightington Hospital, the centre where Sir John Charnley developed the first successful hip replacement. His speciality is lower limb surgery, particularly reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee joint. He is especially interested in arthroscopic surgery for meniscal (cartilage) problems and knee ligament reconstruction, mainly the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL).


Clinics

  • Weekly Tuesday 17:00 - 20:30
  • Weekly Wednesday 09:00 - 12:00

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nuffield Health The Grosvenor Hospital, Chester

Interests

Other interests

Speciality is lower limb surgery, particularly reconstructive surgery of the hip and knee joint. He is especially interested in arthroscopic surgery for meniscal (cartilage) problems and knee ligament reconstruction, mainly the anterior cruciate ligament

Personal interests

Mr Andrew Phillipson enjoys a full and active lifestyle, working to maintain a high degree of personal fitness; he runs regularly, including competing in half-marathons, and enjoys cycling – both on and off road. During the winter months, his passion is for downhill skiing, and also ski mountaineering. When time permits, he climbs, both rock and ice, and undertakes Alpine routes, predominantly around Chamonix Valley. When not playing in the mountains, he is an avid skydiver.


Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Association for Surgery of the Knee
  • British Limb Reconstruction Society

Declaration

Mr Andrew Phillipson works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Health-on-Line
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA

Mr Andrew Phillipson does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Andrew Phillipson does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Andrew Phillipson does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.