Hand Surgery

The purpose of this fellowship is to produce hand surgeons who are well versed in the breadth and depth of Hand Surgery. The fellows are expected to gain mutually complementary perspectives and skills from both Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery, in the management of hand and wrist conditions. The fellowship represents the pinnacle of Hand Surgery training in the UK and serves as a training opportunity for future leaders in the specialty.

Further information is available on the BSSH website.


Training Units

Lead Trainer Unit Information

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr I Grant

Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr P Russell

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Mr R Farnell

Manchester University NHS Foundation TrustandSalford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Prof V Lees

Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr N Williams

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr A Chojnowski


North Bristol NHS TrustandRoyal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust Mr J Henderson Yes

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr I McNab

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustandSheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust

Ms M Birks


St John's Hospital at HowdenandRoyal Hospital for Sick ChildrenandRoyal Infirmary of Edinburgh Ms P Rust Yes

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Mr D Boyce

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation TrustandRoyal Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation TrustandBirmingham Women's & Children's NHS Foundation Trust Mr M Waldram Yes

Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation TrustandAlder Hey Children's NHS Foundation TrustandSt Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Mr C Y Ng


For information on recruitment please visit the Severn Postgraduate Medical Education website.