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Hernias We Treat

The hand consists of the wrist, palm and fingers and is essential for everyday functional living. Each hand contains 27 bones and over 100 muscles and ligaments. The wrist, which contains eight small bones linked together by ligaments, is a complex joint that bridges the hand to the forearm. Issues with the hand and wrist are common and can affect bones, ligaments, tendons and nerves. Underlying conditions such as arthritis can also cause stiffness, numbness and contracture.

At London Hand & Wrist Specialists we have a team of experienced Hand & Wrist Consultants that are specialists within their field and able to treat a variety of hand and wrist conditions. The clinic is experienced at dealing with all hand and wrist problems including trauma and sporting injuries.

A list of our most commonly treated conditions is shown below. We recommend contacting us with any hand related issues you are experiencing that are not listed below as we may be able to help. Our Consultants have performed thousands of operations between them and are vastly experienced in all aspects of the hand.

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If you have any questions relating to treatment options or pricing information then get in touch with us by filling out one of our contact boxes or giving us a call on 020 3370 1014.

Our Appointments Team have a dedicated and caring approach to finding you the earliest appointment possible with the best specialist.

 If you are self-paying you don’t need a referral from your GP. You can simply refer yourself and book an appointment.

If you have medical insurance (e.g. Bupa, Axa PPP, Aviva), you will need to contact your insurer to get authorisation for any treatment and, in most cases, you will require a referral letter from your GP.

If you do not have a GP, then we have an in-house private GP practice that you can use. Alternatively we can suggest the most appropriate course of action for you to take, given your location and individual circumstance.

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