- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Hand & Wrist
- Shoulder & Elbow
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, King's College Hospital for last 18 years. Active acute trauma practice and specialist interest in wrist, hand and elbow surgery. Tertiary referral practice with difficult elbow, wrist and hand surgery with a particular interest in post-traumatic reconstruction, carpal injuries and arthritis. Medical school, St Mary's London, Registrar and senior registrar training at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital, London. I am counsel member of British Society of Surgery of hand. International Lecturer in Wrist & Elbow surgery.
Areas of interest
Wrist surgery; Elbow surgery; Hand surgery; Arthroscopy, of Thumb, Wrist and Elbow; Scaphoid and other carpal bone fractures; Soft tissue injuries to wrist elbow and hand; Arthritis of elbow wrist and hand; Joint replacements elbow, wrist and hands:carpal and cubital tunnel surgery; surgery for peripheral nerve entrapments; Rheumatoid arthritis; Post-traumatic stiffness and reconstructive surgery, elbow wrist and hand; upper limb polio; mal-union and other wrist fracture complication surgery;
- King's College Hospital : http://www.kch.nhs.uk
Current NHS consultant posts held
King's College Hospital, Denmark hill, London SE5 9RS
Scaphoid fractures, Arthroscopic surgery, reconstructive surgery for post-traumatic conditions.
Keen Fisherman, Allotment gardener, Football, Climbing, hill walking, running, reading, History and national history
Best Orthopaedic Registrar Paper for Royal Society of Medicine.
Multiple publications, please see google scholar.
Courses offered to GPs
GP talks via Lister and London Bridge Hospitals
- MBBS; University of London 1980
- BSc(Anatomy) University of London 1977
- FRCS(Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of England 1994
Reference number 2648800
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Counsel Member BSSH 2014
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics , 1994
Affiliations / memberships
BOA; BSSH; European Wrist Arthroscopy Society
- HCA at the SHard
- 15:30 - 18:00
- 020 7730 4706
- King's College Hospital (Guthrie Clinic), SE5 9RS
- 11:00 - 13:00
- 020 7730 4706
- Lister House The Lister Hospital Chelsea...
- 14:00 - 18:00
- 020 7730 4706
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
Out of Hours: Lister Hospital, 02077307733
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - (5-50)
Small joint (e.g. interphalangeal/ metacarpo-phalangeal joint) ligament reconstruction - (1-5)
Therapeutic arthroscopy of wrist joint (as sole procedure) - (1-5)
Removal of internal fixation from bone / joint, excluding K-wires +/- image guidance - (1-5)
Dupuytren's fasciectomy multiple digits with proximal interphalangeal joints - (1-5)
Carpal tunnel release (open) - (1-5)
Removal of benign lesion in muscle or deeper tissue (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)