Nilesh Kumar MakwanaMBBS, FRCS
Mr Nilesh Makwana from Birmingham, qualified from St George's Hospital Medical School, University of London in 1989. He completed his specialist registrar training in the Trent region and was appointed Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic surgeon at the Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital, Shropshire and the Betsi Cadwaldr University Health Board in 2001.
He is a Specialist Foot and Ankle Surgeon treating all conditions of the adult foot and ankle. His area of expertise include forefoot surgery, mid and hindfoot reconstruction and arthroscopy. He has developed a specialist interest in Autologous Chondrocyte transplantation in the ankle.
With the OsCell unit he has undertaken, with his colleagues, the largest number of procedures in the ankle. He is actively involved in research and training. The Oswestry Foot and Ankle course is now an established international course in its 14th Year. He is Regional Specialty Advisor for the Royal College of England and has been the associate lead for orthopaedics in Wrexham . He is a member of the BOA, and BOFAS. He was on the Education Committee for the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society and Honorary Clinical lecturer for the University of Wales, Cardiff.