MA Oxford University 1979
MB BS London University 1982
FRCS England 1986
Specialist Accreditation (SAC) DR0307 1993
IME 4849 MedCo 2016
GMC Registration (Full with licence to practice): 2569929
Malpractice Insurance MPS 132983
ICO Data Protection Register entry Z4680499
Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon, Hereford Hospitals NHS Trust from 1993 until 2021.
My subspecialty interest is upper limb and hand surgery.
Hand Surgery Senior Reg with Professor Burke in the Pulvertaft Hand Unit, Derby 1991
Medico legal Training
British Orthopaedic Congress (virtual) 2020
Premex annual conference 2018
Bond Solon Training in CPR Part 35 2017
Medicolegal annual congress Premex 2016
MedCo Mandatory Accredited Training for Indirect Medical Experts 2016
Premex/Premier whiplash Cert MR 2012
Bond Solon The Civil Procedure Rules for Expert Witnesses 2011
Premex annual conference 2008
Mobile Doctors Conference : Update in medico-legal reporting 2007
Lord Wolff’s reforms for Experts: Thomas Sands Training 1999
Bond Solon Course Preparing Medico legal evidence Birmingham 1998
Giving Evidence in Court 1997
Attended court on 4 occasions, given evidence twice. Attended conference with barrister on several occasions.
I am the main author of 15 peer-review published papers, dealing mostly with upper limb topics. Most recently rotator cuff reconstruction, and Dupuytrens contracture. I spent one year in the bioengineering Department of Durham University, looking at ways of improving joint replacement in the hand. One paper won a national prize at a British Orthopaedic Association meeting.
I have visited hospitals in the developing world and in the USA on a professional basis.
British Orthopaedic Association Member
I attend the annual British Orthopaedic Association National Congress (20+ CPD points).
Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Powys, Gloucestershire
Terms & Conditions
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