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Personal Details

Name: Michael John Hayton
BSc(Hons), MB.ChB, FRCS(Tr and Orth), FFSEM(UK)


Status: Married with three children

Nationality: British

General Medical Council: Full registration with Specialist registration in Trauma and
Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Protection Society: Full membership: Hand, wrist and elbow


2007 July Founding Fellow of the Faculty Sports and Exercise Medicine (UK)
2003 June General Medical Council Full Registration with specialist registration in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
2003 June Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST)
2001 Nov Intercollegiate Specialty Examination in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
1996 Nov Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England
1986-1992 The University of Liverpool
1992 July MB.ChB.
1989 July Intercalated BSc(Hons) Physiology 2nd Class, Division 1
1979-1985 Hutton Grammar School, Preston

NHS Appointment

August 2003 to present
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Wrightington Hospital
Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Lancashire , UK

Academic Appointments

Sept 2008
Member of the Specialist Advisory Board
Professional Golf Association (PGA) European Tour
Hand and Wrist

Sept 2008
Honorary Senior Lecturer
The Faculty of Health & Social Care
The University of Salford

July 2007
Founding Fellow of the Faculty Sports and Exercise Medicine (UK)

Oct 03
Honorary Senior Lecturer
The Human Bone Cell Research Group
Dept Human Anatomy and Cell

Examiner Appointments

Oct 2008
Intercollegiate Board of the Royal College Surgeons (FRCS Orth)

Nov 2007
Faculty Sports and Exercise Medicine (UK)

Editorial Appointments

Jan 08
Editorial Board of the Journal "Hand"
Official Journal of the American Association of Hand Surgery

Invited Lectures

Mr Mike Hayton has been invited to lecture at over 45 conferences within the last 5 years and lectures frequently in both Europe and North America.
In the past few years, Mr Hayton has been invited back to regularly lecture at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, the American Association for Hand Surgery, the British Association for Hand Surgery, The Mayo Clinic and the Philadelphia Hand Meeting.


Mr Mike Hayton has published 29 scientific articles and has edited one book, written 8 book chapters on hand wrist and elbow problems.

Hobbies and Interests

Rugby Union
1991/1992 Captain English and Welsh Universities (UAU) Rugby Union
1991/1992 England Students Rugby Union Squad
1992 Half Royal University Colours
1988-1995 Waterloo RFC 1st XV

Sports Medicine
Hand wrist and elbow surgeon to over 40 professional sports teams and National sporting organisations.

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