I am a fellowship trained upper limb surgeon specialising in adult elective orthopaedics and trauma as well as paediatric upper limb conditions.I work both at the Countess of Chester Hospital and Manchester Children's Hospital.


General shoulder, elbow and hand pathologies Upper limb trauma Paediatric orthopaedics Neuromuscular conditions (contractures related to stroke, cerebral palsy etc)


MB ChB (Leeds, 2000) MRCS (Edinburgh, 2003) PGCAPHE (Leicester 2007) MD (Leicester2008) FRCS Orth (Edinburgh 2010)

Prizes / distinctions

Winner Sir Walter Mercer FRCS Gold Medal 2010


Books/chapters: - Paediatric Orthopaedics for FRCS (editor Matt Nixon) - Fractures of the wrist, in Disorder of the Hand(editor Ian Trail) Numerous other peer reviewed orthopaedic journals

Career history

2012 – Appointed consultant orthopaedic surgeon
2008 – Specialist registrar in the Mersey region
2006 – Clinical lecturer in health sciences at the University of Leicester
2004 – Clinical research fellow in orthopaedics, Leicester
2001 – SHO training rotation, Leicester 
2000 – PRHO, West Yorkshire

Category Topic View
High Yield Topics Sprengel’s Shoulder
High Yield Topics Paediatric Upper Limb Problems in Cerebral Palsy
High Yield Topics Paediatric Upper Limb Problems- Brachial Plexus
High Yield Topics Upper Limb Conditions