Mr Christopher James: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

Mr Christopher James

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery


  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • Elbow
  • Hand
  • Wrist

About me

Chris works as a full time Specialist Hand and Orthopaedic Surgeon in East Kent. He works within both NHS and private hospitals.

He qualified with his MB BS in London in 2000. He subsequently worked in London and the South East England.

Following his training he was invited to the Advanced Hand and Upper Limb Surgery at the world renowned Brisbane Upper Limb Institute with Mark Ross and colleagues. Here he gained invaluable experience of complex disorders and up to date surgical treatments.

Areas of interest

Primary and secondary opinions

Assessment of hand and wrist pain

Excision of Lumps; Ganglion; Cyst; Scars

Arthritis of the thumb;fingers hand and wrist - rheumatoid and osteoarthritis


Dupuytrens Contracture of fingers -
Fasciectomy Procedures

Nerve compressions - Carpal Tunnel;Cubital Tunnel

Sports Injuries

Arthroscopic Keyhole Surgery of Wrist for loose bodies and TFCC cartilage tears

Medical secretaries

My qualifications & training
My private practice
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • S5210

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


  • T5900

    Excision of ganglion - (1-5)

  • S0651

    Removal of benign lesion on trunk or limbs less than 10 cm in diameter or on scalp less than 5cm in diameter (excluding lipoma) - (1-5)

  • A6510

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

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (1-5)


  • T7110

    Tenosynovectomy - (1-5)

  • W3032

    Removal of fixator/frame/pins/wires and change of plaster - (1-5)


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