Mr Paulo Torres

Qualifications

MBBCh, FRCSEd (Tr&, Orth)

GMC number: 4265007

Practicing since: 1994

Specialties

Trauma and orthopaedics

Consultation times

  • Bi Weekly Monday from 17:30
  • Overview

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0191 2816131

About

Mr Torres graduated as a medical doctor from The University of the Witwatersrand Medical School, Johannesburg in 1994. He completed his Higher Surgical Training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery in the Northern Deanery, Newcastle upon Tyne. He undertook an Advanced Surgical Training Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery at The Wirral University Teaching Hospitals. Mr Torres has been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since August 2010.

Special interests

Adult and Adolescent Foot and Ankle Surgery

Other interests

Mr Torres is the current Chairman of the North Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (NOFAS) and is actively involved in clinical research. He plays an active role in junior doctor education and training orthopaedic surgeons. He represents his NHS Trust on the Orthopaedic Specialist Training Committee.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Paulo Torres at Nuffield Health

  • Achilles repair or reconstruction
  • Amputations
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Ankle fusion
  • Ankle ligament repair
  • Ankle replacement
  • Arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Graft
  • Bunion surgery (bunionectomy)
  • Cartilage reconstruction
  • Cheilectomy
  • Chondroplasty
  • Flat foot correction
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Forefoot reconstructive surgery
  • Fusion of big toe
  • Hallux Valgus Surgery
  • Hindfoot osteotomy
  • Hindfoot fusion
  • Image guided joint injections
  • Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
  • Midfoot osteotomy
  • Orthotics
  • Osteotomy
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Subtalar arthroscopy
  • Subtalar fusion
  • Tendon problems
  • Tendon transfer
  • Tibial osteotomy
  • Toe joint fusion
  • Toe surgery
  • Triple Fusion
  • Trauma reconstruction

Locations Mr Paulo Torres works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • North Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (NOFAS) - Chairman

Other post held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Freeman Hospital
  • Associate Clinical Lecturer, Newcastle University

Declaration

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

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

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