Chris Williams - Consultant Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon

Chris Williams

FRCS
Consultant Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon

Specialities

All aspects of hand and wrist surgery including elbow conditions such as nerve entrapment and epicondylitis.
Special interest in joint replacement and nerve compression syndromes.
All types of hand and wrist trauma.

Current Posts

Consultant Hand Surgeon: Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Consultant Hand Surgeon: Nuffield Hospital, Brighton
Consultant Hand Surgeon: Nuffield Hospital, Haywards Heath

Training and Qualifications

Qualified: 1985 - St George's Hospital Medical School, London
Basic Surgical Training: South and South East
Orthopaedic Training: Wessex rotation
Fellowship: Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham; Derby Royal Infirmary

Professional Interests

Local Service Development: Increasing the range of hand and wrist surgery for private and NHS patients
Research: Percutaneous treatment of Dupuytrens disease including the potential use of enzyme injections
Exploring: Latest surgical thinking and best practice at national and international conferences
Teaching: National hand surgery courses for orthopaedic trainees

Personal Interests

Chris has just about finished restoring a 450-year-old farmhouse. He is interested in classic sports cars and motor racing. His wife is a Rheumatologist and they enjoy skiing, swimming and water sports with their two sons.