Clough qualified from the University of St Andrews, Scotland and Manchester in
1992. He holds a full time NHS consultant post at Wrightington Hospital and at
Wigan and Leigh District General Hospitals. Mr Clough’s clinical practice is
exclusively surgery of the knee, foot and ankle and sports injuries and trauma.
He gained his specialist training in Manchester, before completing a foot and
ankle fellowship at Wrightington Hospital. Following this he attended as a
resident at The Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Clinic in Canada (arthroscopy and
sports medicine fellowship). During his training, he won both the
Sanofi-Synthelabo Travelling Fellowship Prize in 2002 and the British
Orthopaedic Foot Surgical Society Travelling Fellowship Prize in 2004.
He has published articles on both ankle and
knee replacement, daycase forefoot surgery and has presented at regional,
national and international meetings. His current areas of research include
clinical outcome of total ankle replacement, surgical management of the
rheumatoid foot, clinical outcome of silastic big toe replacement and hallux
He is currently the foot and ankle club
surgeon for a local Premiership football team, Super League rugby teams and a
local Rugby Union team. He is actively involved in medico-legal practice dealing
with personal injury cases.
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About this web site
This web site is designed to give information to patients who may have problems
with their Ankles or Feet. I have attempted to explain most common Ankle and
Foot problems in lay mans terms, give reasons for their occurrence, and outline
subsequent treatments including complications.