Consultant Profile

Mr Neil Blewitt

Mr Neil Blewitt MB ChB, FRCS, FRCS (Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Bristol Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Elbow surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Sports injury
    • Upper limb surgery
    • Wrist surgery
Special clinical interests:

Arthroscopic surgery
Upper limb surgery
Joint replacement
Sports injury
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Research interests:

Joint replacement knee, shoulder and elbow
Arthroscopic surgical reconstruction
Fracture non union and mal union

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Avon Orthopaedic Centre, North Bristol NHS Trust
Honorary Senior Lecturer, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Bristol

Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

British Elbow and Shoulder Society
British Orthopaedic Association
British Orthopaedic Research Society
British Society for Surgery of the Hand

Financial interests/shares:

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc. 

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0117 980 4070
Private secretary telephone number:
0117 980 4059
Private secretary fax:
0117 973 9596
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Blewitt was appointed as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon to the North Bristol Trust including Frenchay Hospital and Southmead Hospital Avon Orthopaedic Centre in 1995. Over the years he has developed an experience and expertise in the management of many upper limb conditions. This includes shoulder & elbow replacement to arthroscopic reconstruction of the shoulder, elbow and wrist.

He has gained a great deal of experience in the management of complex wrist and elbow fractures and non/mal union surgery. He treats hand/finger contracture as well as carpal tunnel release and trigger fingers.

He has maintained an interest in both arthroscopic knee surgery and total knee replacement. He is involved in on-going audit and research in all areas of his practice.

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Mr Neil Blewitt

Mr Neil Blewitt Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Bristol, private hospital specialist.

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