Consultant Profile

Mr James Blair

Mr James Blair MBChB, FRCS (Plast), EBOPRAS
Practicing at:
Spire Alexandra Hospital
  • Plastic Surgery
    Special clinical interests:
    Dupuytren's disease, nerve compression, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, arthritis of the hand, hand injuries and hand reconstruction together with skin lesions.
    Research interests:
    All aspects of hand surgery.
    Current NHS and /or university posts:
    Consultant plastic and hand surgeon, Medway NHS Trust, Medway Maritime Hospital
    Consultant plastic and hand surgeon, The Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead
    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
    British Society for Surgery of the Hand
    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01634 662822/662845
    Private secretary telephone number:
    07866 494194
    Personal email address:
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:
    Mr Blair was appointed as Consultant Plastic & Hand Surgeon at the Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead in 2001. Prior to this he completed his specialist plastic and hand surgical training in the UK before undertaking a one year specialist fellowship at the internationally renowned Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery in the USA.

    He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons with specialist registration in Plastic Surgery, a Fellow of the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery and is a member of the British Society for Surgery of the Hand.

    His clinical practice covers all aspects of routine and emergency hand surgery and he maintains an interest in general plastic surgery.

    Mr Blair is actively involved in training and lecturing to trainee hand surgeons and his work involves clinical research which has been published in international literature on different aspects of hand surgery.
    Personal profile:
    Outside of work, Mr Blair enjoys golf, photography and travelling.

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    Mr James Blair

    Mr James Blair Plastic Surgery Consultant, Chatham, Kent, private hospital specialist.

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