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Trauma & Orthopaedics

The team specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions in the muscles, bones and joints.

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Trauma deals with the diagnosis of injuries caused by accidents to bones, muscles and joints, whilst orthopaedics investigates and treats abnormal conditions affecting bones, ligaments, tendons muscles and joints. All age groups can be seen in the department.

The team is separated into three specialist areas:

Upper Limb

This team specialises in with problems in the arm (This includes the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand and surrounding soft tissue structures).

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Lower Limb

This team specialises in with problems in the leg (This includes the hip, knee, ankle, foot and surrounding soft tissue structures).

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Spinal

This team specialises in with problems in the spine (This includes the neck, middle/lower back and sacroiliac joints)

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A multi-disciplinary service

All of our teams work as a multi-disciplinary service, utilising the specialist skills and knowledge from a variety of different professionals to ensure we offer a holistic approach to patient care which aims provide the most appropriate and effective surgical and non-surgical intervention.

How do I access this service?

Referrals are accepted from GPs, Hospital Consultants and some specialised professionals through the Community Assessment Triage Service (CATS).

Key Contacts

New Patient Appointments: 01702 385244

Follow up Appointment: 01702 385395

General Enquiries: 01702 385395

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