Peter Kay

Peter Kay consultant, a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with over 20 years of experience at Wrightington Hospital, serves as Clinical Professor at Manchester University and National Clinical Director for Musculoskeletal Services at NHS England. Specialising in hip and knee replacement surgery, his accolades include past presidencies of several orthopaedic associations and extensive contributions to orthopaedic research and orthopaedic service management at the national level.


Information not yet available

  • Knee
  • Hip

Information not yet available

Medical qualilifications

Information not yet available

  • Wigan

Are you Peter Kay?

Claim your

Surgeons, interested in joining our network?

Become a preferred partner.

Peter Kay

Surgeon Bio

Mr Peter Kay, a highly experienced Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, serves as the Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Manchester University and is based at Wrightington Hospital. With a distinguished career spanning over 20 years as a Consultant Lower Limb Arthroplasty Surgeon, he has held prestigious positions such as President of the British Orthopaedic Association and British Hip Society. Currently, Mr Kay is the National Clinical Director for Musculoskeletal Services for NHS England, focusing on hip and knee replacement surgery, revision joint replacement surgery, and knee arthroscopy. Apart from his clinical expertise, he has excelled in managerial roles, including Director of Research and Divisional Chairman for MSK. Mr Peter Kay's extensive training includes Fellowships in Surgery and multiple accolades for his contributions to the field of orthopaedic surgery. Specialising in hip and knee surgeries, he has produced over 1000 research publications and presentations, demonstrating his commitment to advancing orthopaedic care. Noteworthy is his involvement in various Department of Health Committees and his leadership roles in implementing national healthcare strategies. Displaying his dedication to patient care, he chairs committees working on patient safety and responsible innovation in orthopaedic implants. Apart from his professional commitments, Mr Kay engages in educating General Practitioners on joint replacement procedures, medico-legal aspects of orthopaedics, and modernisation. Outside of his medical profession, Mr Peter Kay enjoys diverse personal interests like golf, cycling, sailing, walking, and gardening. Alongside his clinical and academic pursuits, he actively engages in research on joint replacement infections and bone loss, contributing to the advancement of orthopaedic care. With his wealth of experience and expertise, Mr Peter Kay is a respected figure in the orthopaedic community, dedicated to providing safe, effective, and patient-centric musculoskeletal services.

Surgeon image

Our extensive network of surgeons spans the UK with hundreds of consultants across multiple fields of expertise.

Explore the surgeon directory

Book your consultation with Peter Kay

Peter Kay