Mr Thompson started as an orthopaedic consultant at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire in April 2005 working as a specialist knee surgeon. He spent three and a half years as the department's clinical director but is now able to concentrate solely on clinical work. His elective practice covers all areas of knee surgery from arthroscopic (keyhole surgery) to revision knee replacement. This includes treatment for meniscal tears, meniscal repair and transplantation, ACL and other ligament reconstruction, cartilage repair surgery, osteochondral allograft transplantation, realignment osteotomy and multi-ligament reconstructions, as well as partial and total knee replacements.
He treats both adults and children.
Mr Thompson is committed to surgical training, teaching regularly on national and international courses, as well as teaching medical students from Warwick University.
Robotic arm assisted joint replacements.
All aspects of knee surgery from keyhole surgery to revision knee replacement, in particular, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, meniscal repair, patella instability and partial knee replacement.
Treatments and tests offered by Mr Peter Thompson at Nuffield Health
- Knee replacement revision
- Knee replacement
- Knee arthroscopy
- Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
- Patella stabilisation
- Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
- PCL reconstruction
- Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repair
Mr Thompson has a research interest in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, patella instability, meniscal repair/reconstruction and uni-compartmental knee replacement.
- British Orthopaedic Association
- British Association of Surgery of the Knee
- Royal College of Surgeons England
- International Cartilage Repair Society
- British Patello-femoral Society
- UK Biological Knee Society
Other posts held
- Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
Mr Peter Thompson does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Mr Peter Thompson does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Mr Peter Thompson does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.