- Not Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
I am a fellowship trained hand surgeon (University of Toronto hand programme) and maintain NHS and private practices in Norwich. I am past-President of the British Association of Hand Therapists and organise the East Anglia Hand Group.
Areas of interest
Hand surgery; Carpal tunnel syndrome; Dupuytren's disease; Trigger finger; Wrist surgery; Joint replacement in the upper limb; Arthroscopy; Elbow surgery; Scaphoid fracture; Scaphoid nonunion; Osteoarthritis; Rheumatoid arthritis, flexor and extensor tendon injury and chronic conditions, distal biceps tendon repair.
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Bruce G Fleming Not Fee Assured
- Dr Paul J Hutchings Not Fee Assured
- Dr Nicholas M Woodall Not Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer School of Medicine and Honorary lecturer School of Biology, University of East Anglia (UEA)
Dupuytrens disease with current government funding to develop a biomarker to predict response to surgical treatment with the School of Biology, UEA. I hold around £450,000 worth of research grants. 8 of my 28 papers in peer reviewed publications are in Dupuytrens disease. I have researched many other areas of hand surgery eg. scaphoid non union after fracture.
Rowing, cycling and running.
University of Cambridge, College Exhibitioner.
British Orthopaedic Association Travelling Fellowship
I have 28 peer reviewed publications and write for the British Bone Joint Journal 360 review
Courses offered to GPs
GP seminars given regularly through Spire Hospital Norwich and Global Diagnostics clinic, Norwich
over the last year i have 0%readmission, 0% return to theatre, 0% mortality and high satisfaction scores for my private patients.
- MA MB BChir University of Cambridge 1993
- Fellowship Royal College Surgeons London 1997
- intercollegiate examination, Trauma and Orthopaedics London 2001
- Hand Fellowship University of Toronto 2003
Reference number 3680557
Details of entry to specialist register
- Trauma and Orthopaedics, 2003
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.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Carpal tunnel release (open) - (1-5)
Total excision of trapezium with spacer - (1-5)
Open biopsy of muscle or soft tissue lesion - (1-5)
Prosthetic surface arthroplasty of interphalangeal/ metacarpo-phalangeal joint - single joint (both cemented and uncemented) - (1-5)
Dupuytren's fasciectomy single digit with proximal interphalangeal joint - (1-5)
- Show All (10)...