Mr Simon Wimsey: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr Simon Wimsey

Tel: 033 0337 0337

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Overview

Specialises in

  • Elbow
  • Hand
  • Wrist

About me

Mr Wimsey is a dual fellowship trained Hand & Upper Limb Surgeon who qualified from Bristol University Medical School in 2000. He undertook both his Basic and Higher Surgical Training in Wessex. In 2009, he completed an AO Trauma Fellowship in Grenoble, France, under the auspices of Professor Saragaglia, where he learnt specific techniques in the management of complex upper limb trauma. In 2012 he undertook a 6 month Sports Medicine fellowship with Mr Peter Hales in Perth, Western Australia, caring for a number of elite athletes as well as learning his pioneering techniques of endoscopic peripheral nerve surgery. He then spent a further 6 months working for Professor Tonkin in Sydney, NSW at the Royal North Shore Hospital, gaining exposure to microsurgery, brachial plexus and congenital hand surgery.



Areas of interest

All Hand, Wrist and Elbow Surgery - Trauma, Sports injuries and Elective work

Carpal tunnel syndrome and other peripheral nerve entrapment; Revision carpal tunnel surgery - Neurolysis and interpositional fat graft; Dupuytren’s contracture - Fasciectomy/Needle fasciotomy/Collagenase (Xiapex); Trigger Finger / Trigger Thumb; De Quervain’s tenosynovitis; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Osteoarthritis; Joint replacements; Cysts; Ganglia; Ligament Reconstructions; Tennis / Golfer’s Elbow; PRP injections; Hand / Wrist / Elbow Arthroscopy; Trauma fracture fixation; Correctional Osteotomies; Total/Partial wrist fusions; Medicolegal reports (whiplash, complex upper limb injuries)

Mr Wimsey not only treats a wide range of common upper limb disorders, but is also skilled in treating complex conditions that may require nerve, tendon and soft tissue reconstruction or vascularised grafting techniques.

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Procedures completed

  • X4810

    Change of cast without general anaesthetic - (5-50)

    Rivers Hospital (5-50) BMI The Cavell Hospital (1-5)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (5-50)

    Rivers Hospital (5-50)

  • X4822

    Change of cast under general anaesthetic - (5-50)

    The Holly Private Hospital (1-5)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (5-50)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5) BMI The Cavell Hospital (1-5) The Holly Private Hospital (1-5)

  • S5210

    Injection into subcutaneous tissue/painful trigger point under local anaesthetic - (5-50)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • T5223

    Dupuytren's dermofasciectomy and graft, or for recurrent disease - multiple digits - (1-5)

    The Holly Private Hospital (1-5)

  • T6520

    Tendon sheath injection of therapeutic substance including Viscosupplement +/- image guidance - (1-5)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • W3530

    Removal of percutaneous wire - (1-5)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • T7231

    Open release of constriction of sheath of tendon (e.g. trigger finger) - (1-5)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • T7440

    Injection into cord for Dupuytren's Contracture (including post injection finger extension) - (1-5)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • S4760

    Fine needle aspiration cytology - (1-5)

  • T6830

    Secondary repair or first stage reconstruction of flexor of hand - (1-5)

    Rivers Hospital (1-5)

  • T6782

    Repair of distal biceps tendon - (1-5)

  • W2100

    Primary open reduction of intra-articular fracture of long bone with internal fixation, e.g. proximal humerus or proximal tibia (+/- arthroscopic assistance) - (1-5)

  • W0284

    Total excision of trapezium and ligament reconstruction - (1-5)

  • S5710

    Debridement of wound (and surgical toilet) - up to 25cm2 in area - (1-5)

    The Holly Private Hospital (1-5)

  • T5210

    Dupuytren's fasciectomy multiple digits with proximal interphalangeal joints - (1-5)

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