Consultant Hand & Trauma Surgeon
Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport. 2002
Trafford General Hospital, Manchester 1994
Spire & Alexandra Hospitals, Manchester 1994
M.B. Ch.B. Manchester 1982
F.R.C.S. Edinburgh 1986
M.D. Manchester 1992
F.R.C.S.(Orth) Edinburgh 1994
Honorary Lecturer at Manchester University
Hand, wrist & elbow injuries and disorders
Management of trauma & sports injury
Surgery for rheumatoid arthritis
NHS Orthopaedic Consultant. 1994
Orthopaedic private practice. 1994
AO Fracture & Trauma Lecturer. 1997
General Medical Council
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Association
British Society for Surgery of the Hand
Publication & presentations
Published papers on subjects including: -
Hand injuries, Wrist pain, Dupuytrens disease, Disorders of the knee & synovial fluid
Injuries to the lower leg
(M.D. thesis, Manchester, 1993).
Hip pain in children.
Rheumatoid arthritis of the elbow.
Topics presented at national meetings: -
Wrist pain and hand injures.
Muscle injuries in the lower leg.
Fractures of the Calcaneum.
FRCS Examiner (exit exam)
Basic Surgical Skills, Manchester Royal Infirmary.
AO Fracture course for trainees & theatre staff, Leeds. Northwest SpR teaching program. Wrightington FRCS Hand Course Educational supervisor: junior doctors
Paramedical staff including physios & nurse practitioners.
Meetings regularly attended
British Orthopaedic Association. British Society for Surgery of Hand. Derby Wrist Course.
Wrightington International Wrist meeting.
AO Trauma master class / updates.