Mr. Dan Armstrong, consultant for hand and wrist surgery at Derby Private Health

Mr Dan Armstrong BMedSci, BMBS, MRCS(Ed), FRCS (Tr&Orth), Dip Hand Surg

Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon

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Areas of expertise:

Hand and wrist surgery including:

  • Arthritis
  • Carpel tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger fingers
  • Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Dupuytrens disease
  • Hand injuries
  • Hand and wrist fractures
  • De Quervains disease


Mr Armstrong, who specialises in hand and wrist surgery, undertook his research fellowship at the Pulvertaft Hand Centre in Derby before undertaking his specialist training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery. He was able to specialise early in his training and undertook subspecialist posts in both Derby and Nottingham. Following this, he was awarded the nationally appointed Advanced Training post in Hand Surgery in Oxford, both at the John Radcliffe Hospital and the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre.

Want to find out more? Visit Mr Armstrong’s personal website here.

Mr Dan Armstrong, Hand consultant at Derby Private Health




Mr Armstrong has published studies on the treatment of hand fractures and the genetics of Dupuytrens disease in internationally recognised Hand Surgery Journals.

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Mr Armstrong is involved in the education of surgeons, nurses, physiotherapists, occupational therapists and students both in Derby and around the country. He is a popular speaker and is invited around the country to lecture.


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Mr Dan Armstrong works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health

Mr Dan Armstrong does not hold a share or financial interest in Derby Private Health.

Mr Dan Armstrong does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Derby Private Health.

Mr Dan Armstrong does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Derby Private Health.

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