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 & 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
Please note these are regular clinics, other times may be available by appointment
M: Monthly sessions A: Consulting alternative weeks A/H: Ad Hoc