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I am on the Specialist Register as an Orthopaedic Consultant, and my clinical practice is exclusively surgery of the Hand, Wrist and Elbow. In addition, I am an Honorary Senior Lecturer in the Human Bone cell research group at the University of Liverpool. I am an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Salford.
Over the last few years I have developed a special interest in sports medicine and am the hand surgeon to over 25 professional sports teams and national sporting bodies. I have recently been awarded the status of a Founding Fellow in the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine (FFSEM UK), I am an examiner for the Faculty of Sports and Exercise Medicine.
I am a keen teacher and regularly lecture in the UK, Europe and the USA. My research is regularly published in European and American Literature.
Areas of interest
Wrist surgery; Hand surgery; trigger finger; Dupuytren's disease; carpal tunnel syndrome; thumb arthritis; trapeziectomy; finger joint replacements; De Quervains disease; ganglions; scaphoid fractures; wrist arthritis; wrist replacement; wrist fusion; wrist arthroscopy;
- Fiona Dryburgh
- The Wilmslow Hospital 52 Alderley Road Wilmslow SK9 1NY
- 0845 838 7766
- 01625 545099
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Hand and Wrist Surgeon Wrightington Hospital
all aspects of hand and wrist surgery
more than 25 peer reviewed publications
Courses offered to GPs
perform regular GP and physio lectures
- MB,ChB, BSc(Hons) Univeristy of Liverpool 1992
- FRCS (Tr and Orth) Royal College of Surgeons 2001
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics, 2003
Affiliations / memberships
British Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Society of Surgery of the Hand
British Orthopaedic Association
British Medical Society
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.