Mr Christopher Knudsen

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Hand & Wrist
  • Hip
  • Shoulder & Elbow

About me

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a specialist interest in Upper Limb Surgery and Hip Surgery.

I have been a Consultant both at the Winfield Hospital and Gloucestershire Royal Hospital since 1993. My specialist expertise is in upper limb disorders, particulary shoulder disorders and is expert at new arthroscopic methods of treatment.

I treat all aspects of acute as well as degenerative upper limb conditions. I also have expertise in degenerative problems of the hip.

I trained in Cape Town, South Africa and qualified in 1978.

Areas of interest

Hip replacement surgery; Shoulder surgery; Upper limb surgery; Arthroscopic shoulder surgery including - subacromial decompression, total shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement, stabilisation surgery, rotator cuff repair, frozen shoulder treatment, shoulder trauma.
Total hip replacement; Elbow replacement; Hand surgery including - carpal tunnel release, trigger finger. Injection into joints.

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Procedures completed

  • W9040

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

    Winfield Hospital (5-50)

  • T7910

    Open subacromial decompression and rotator cuff repair +/- excision of distal clavicle - (5-50)

    Winfield Hospital (1-5)

  • W8193

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression - (1-5)

  • A6510

    Carpal tunnel release (open) - (1-5)

    Winfield Hospital (1-5)

  • T7050

    Lengthening of tendon(s) or open tenotomy - (1-5)

    Winfield Hospital (1-5)

  • W7713

    Primary stabilisation of multi-directional instability of shoulder joint +/- tendon repair - (1-5)

  • T6450

    Tenodesis of biceps tendon (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • X4810

    Change of cast without general anaesthetic - (1-5)

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