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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020
- Hand & Wrist
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Mr Auyeung is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in the treatment of all aspects of Hand and Wrist surgery. He deals certain other conditions at the forearm and elbow as well.
Mr Auyeung’s NHS practice is based at the University Hospital of North Durham, Durham. He sees private patients at the Spire Hospital, Washington.
Mr Auyeung is a young and enthusiastic Hand and Wrist Surgeon. He utilises up to date cutting edge techniques in Hand and Wrist surgery when appropriate.
Jeff was born in Birmingham. He grew up in Germany having been educated up to Fachhochschulreife (German equivalent of GCSEs). He took A’levels in Bury. He graduated in medicine in 1998 at the University Of Wales College Of Medicine in Cardiff.
He then spent the next 4 years completing his basic surgical training in South Wales and gained the MRCS. Subsequently he spent a further year and a half gaining additional training in Trauma and Orthopaedics before embarking on his Higher Surgical Training in the North East from 2004. He passed his Intercollegiate Exam in Trauma and Orthopaedics and gained the Fellowship at the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2008.
In 2009 he under took a year long advanced training in Hand surgery in South Manchester working with both Orthopaedic and Plastic surgeons that deal with hand surgery. He gained exposure to the full spectrum of conditions and treatment in hand and wrist surgery.
In November 2009 he was appointed as a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in Hand and Wrist surgery at the University Hospital of North Durham. He has practiced there since April 2010.
In October 2010 he gained the Postgraduate Diploma in Hand surgery which was awarded jointly by the University of Manchester and the British Society for Surgery of the Hand.
He is currently an Examiner for the Postgraduate Diploma in Hand Surgery.
He is a member of the BSSH Committee for the Postgraduate Diploma in Hand Surgery.
Areas of interest
Tendon; Hand surgery; Wrist surgery
Hand and Wrist joint arthritis;
Nerve Surgery - including entrapment;
Keyhole wrist surgery; Wrist Arthroscopy;
Trigger fingers and thumbs;
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome;
Xiapex injection and manipulation;
Wrist and Hand ligament repair/reconstructions;
Current NHS consultant posts held
University Hospital of North Durham
Small joint arthritis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
When not working Mr Auyeung enjoys listening to Radio 4, especially comedy programmes, and “helps” his children build their Lego. When time permits Mr Auyeung also enjoys practising Tai Chi.
GH PEARCE prize in Anatomy - University of Wales College of Medicine - 1995
(Additional) Languages spoken
Outcome of carpal tunnel release--correlation with wrist and wrist-palm anthropomorphic measurements.
Lee LH, Al-Maiyah M, Al-Bahrani RZ, Bhargava A, Auyeung J, Stothard J.
J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2015 Feb;40(2):186-92.
Outcome of subtalar fusion using bovine cancellous bone graft: a retrospective case series. Patil S, Auyeung J, Gower A. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2011 Jul-Aug;50(4):388-90. Epub 2011 May 26.
The occult toe: an unusual case of polydactyly in the foot. Auyeung J, Bhattacharya R, Birla R, Hide G, Henman P. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2009 Nov;18(6):362-4.
An unusual cause of locking after total knee replacement. Auyeung J, Doorgakant A, Shand JE, Orr MM. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2007 Sep;89(9):1249-51.
The Essex-Lopresti lesion: a variant with a bony distal radioulnar joint injury. Auyeung J, Broome G. J Hand Surg Br. 2006 Apr;31(2):206-7. Epub 2005 Dec 6.
A review of wound healing following Maquet osteotomy. Kadambande SS, Auyeung J, Ghandour A, Mintowt-Czyz W. Knee. 2004 Dec;11(6):463-7.
Origami in dynamic hip screw surgery. Auyeung J, Thomas O. Injury. 2004 Oct;35(10):1039-41.
Maffucci lymphangioma syndrome: an unusual variant of Ollier's disease, a case report and a review of the literature. Auyeung J, Mohanty K, Tayton K. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2003 Mar;12(2):147-50. Review.
Courses offered to GPs
May - July 2016 Northern Deanery Orthopaedic higher surgical trainee hand term. Mr Auyeung gave a talk on use of collagenase in Dupuytren Contracture, Two talks on ulnar sided wrist pain and chair a session on flexor tendon injury and another on paediatric hand conditions.
In December 2016 Mr Auyeung gave a talk to the local rheumatoid arthritis society, a patient group, about surgical treatment of arthritis.
Mortality rate 0%
Post - operative infection rate 1%
Re-admission rate <0.5%
- MBBCh University of Wales College of Medicine 1998
- FRCS (Tr & Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2008
- Postgraduate Diploma in Hand Surgery University of Manchester/ British Society for Surgery of the Hand 2010
Reference number 4522036
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Surgeons of England
British Orthopaedic Association
British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Medical Protection Society
- Spire Washington Hospital, NE38 9JZ
- 14:00 - 16:00
- 0191 418 8687
- Spire Washington Hospital, NE38 9JZ
- 10:00 - 12:00
- 0191 418 8687
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
07876680223 - My mobile phone