Mr Wisam Al-Hakim
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
QualificationsMBBS BSc MRCS (Eng) PGDip FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Main NHS base:
Barts Health NHS Trust (Whipps Cross Hospital)
Emergency fracture fixation and trauma-related injuries of the hand and wrist, shoulder and elbow.
Elective open and arthroscopic hand and wrist surgery.
Elective open and arthroscopic shoulder and elbow surgery.
Training and Background
I was appointed my higher Surgical training in Trauma & Orthopaedics in London. This included extensive training in trauma of the Upper Limb at the Royal London Hospital, Shoulder Surgery and peripheral nerve surgery at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital.
I have dual fellowship experience, notably for a year at the internationally renowned Brisbane Hand & Upper Limb Group to develop my interest in all aspects of Emergency and Elective Hand & Upper Limb Surgery. During my second fellowship at the Liverpool Shoulder & Elbow Unit I have also focused on Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery working and training directly with the Vice President of the British Elbow & Shoulder Surgery Society.
I offer a comprehensive service for all aspects of Upper Limb Surgery.
Common Hand & Wrist conditions I treat include Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Trigger Finger, Dupuytren’s Disease, Arthritis of the Hand & Wrist as well as surgery for more complex Hand and Wrist conditions and injuries, such as joint replacement and ligament reconstruction.
Common Shoulder & Elbow conditions I treat include Rotator cuff tears, shoulder dislocation and instability, Arthritis of the Shoulder, Shoulder Impingement and disorders of the clavicle and biceps tendon.
Royal College of Surgeons
British Elbow and Shoulder Surgery Society
Clinic Times: By appointment only