You can enhance your career progression in your orthopaedic and/or sports management within your profession by demonstrating increased skills in image appreciation.
This module will assist orthopaedic doctors and other specialists in image interpretation. These are valuable skills that are required to assess and manage patients effectively in practice.
Contact with a range of specialists including Radiologists, Consultant Orthopaedic surgeons and physiotherapists.
Links with Industry
The module offers strong links with the NHS partners and consultants and experts within their field. These include University Hospitals of South Manchester (Wythenshawe Hospital), Salford Royal NHS Trust, Central Manchester Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Experts include Consultant Radiologists, Professor Waqar A Bhatti, MBChB FRCS(Ed) DMRD FRCR
Waqar specialises in musculoskeletal and sports radiology.
On appointment as a consultant to the University Hospital of South Manchester he developed the first comprehensive musculoskeletal ultrasound and arthrography service in Manchester in 2001 and has a busy practise in latest musculoskeletal interventional procedures such a s platelet rich plasma therapy and high volume saline therapy for Tendon disorders. He is one of the first to be practising shoulder hydrodistension in the management of the frozen shoulder with excellent audited results.
Waqar is one the named radiologists for leading premiership and European cup winning football teams and provides radiological support to a number of Rugby clubs locally in Manchester and other teams in the North West.
He provided also ultrasound support for the Olympic teams and events based in Manchester.
In addition to his radiology qualifications, he is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and holds a Diploma in Medical Radiodiagnosis from the University Of Liverpool.
Waqar lectures nationally and has been invited speaker at the British Society for Surgery of the Hand, British Orthopeadic Association and Master Course for Arthroscopic Shoulder surgery.
Waqar is a regular presenter internationally and has received CUM Laude awards and two certificates of merit for presentations at the Radiological Society of North America Annual meeting Chicago – 2008, 2009 and 2010.
And Consultant Radiologists, Dr Amit Herwadker, Dr Jonathan Harris Dr Reda Braham and Dr Rakesh Meehan.
Opportunity to combine the module with other specialist modules to exit with a Postgraduate Certificate (2 x 30 credit modules) or Postgraduate Diploma (4 x 30 credit modules) in addition to completing a full MSc in your chosen area of orthopaedics.
- MSc Trauma & Orthopaedics
- MSc Trauma and Orthopaedics: Upper Limb
- MSc Trauma and Orthopaedics: Lower Limb
- MSc Trauma and Orthopaedics: Spinal