Dr Sarah Jackson is a Consultant Musculoskeletal Radiologist with an interest in sports injury. Sarah undertook her Undergraduate Medical education in Nottingham. Following finals and house jobs, she returned to the North West and was successful in the MRCP(UK), before starting postgraduate Radiology training in Manchester.
Sarah was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists in 1999. Sarah was the Clinical Radiology Fellow at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford in 2001, a nationally and internationally-renowned centre of excellence for musculoskeletal radiology. She returned to Manchester as a consultant and has been instrumental in setting up one of the first comprehensive musculoskeletal ultrasound services in the local area, including assessment of sports injuries and chronic musculoskeletal conditions.
Sarah is a regular lecturer for the Manchester Radiology Training Scheme and examiner for the Manchester University Medical School. She is a member of the British and European Societies of Skeletal Radiology and peer reviewer for the journal ‘Clinical Radiology’. She lectures and teaches nationally on musculoskeletal ultrasound and musculoskeletal MR. Her specialist interests include imaging guided intervention, including dry needling for chronic tendonopathy, ultrasound–guided injections and barbotage treatment for calcific tendonopathy of the shoulder. She regularly performs diagnostic MR arthrography and fluoroscopic-guided hydrodilatation for frozen shoulder. Sarah also reports plain films, musculoskeletal CT and DEXA scans.
- Qualifications: FRCR, MRCP(UK), BM BS, BMedSci
Specialty and expertise
- Speciality: Musculoskeletal Radiology, Sports imaging
MR including orthography, MSK Ultrasound, Guided injections including Hydrodilatation