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Mr Neil Ashwood

Orthopaedic Consultant
Based in: Burton

GMC registration 3679391

I am an Orthopaedic Consultant with over 20 years of surgical experience. I qualified in London at University College Hospital and the Middlesex in 1992. I did my registrar training on the North West Thames rotation and subspecialised in Upper Limb Surgery undertaking a British Orthopaedic Association approved fellowship with Professor Greg Bain in Adelaide.

I am currently a Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at Queen’s Hospital, Burton. My special interest is in upper limb; elbow and hand for both adult and paediatrics.

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) Fellow. I am Honorary Senior Lecturer at Aston University being an Associate Program Director and Module Lead for the first taught course the Masters in Orthopaedics at the new medical school. I am a keen educationalist, training junior doctors at all grades. Due to finish my masters in Medical Education at Warwick University 2017.

I have published in worldwide literature with over 96 articles on research gate and 48 on PubMed covering a wide range of orthopaedic topics.

I have been Associate Medical Director and Surgical Tutor for the Royal College of Surgeons.

I am an ATLS and Trace course instructor for the Royal College of Surgeons and have co-directed the ATLS course in Burton for the last 2 years.

I am on the council of the British Association of Clinical Anatomists and will be hosting the Winter Meeting for this group in Burton in December 2017.

I have undertaken some work in disaster areas during my training including Azerbaijan.

I am an ultra-marathon runner completing the Pembrokeshire 100 miler this year raising money for prostate cancer.

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Areas of expertise

  • Hand & Wrist
  • Shoulder & Elbow

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Specialist interests

My areas of expertise include upper limb operations; shoulder replacement; arthroscopy; fracture fixation in elbows and wrists; carpal and cubital tunnel decompression; transposition of ulnar nerve, tennis and golfer’s elbow release, trigger finger and thumb release, fusion of wrist and fingers; trapeziectomy; miscellaneous others

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Mr Neil Ashwood does not hold a share or financial interest in Burton Private Health.

Mr Neil Ashwood does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at Burton Private Health.

Mr Neil Ashwood does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Burton Private Health.

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