Consultant Profile

Mr Jeremy Read

Mr Jeremy Read MBBS, BSc, MSc (Sports medicine), FRCS (tr & Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Bushey Hospital, Spire Harpenden Hospital
  • Hand and Wrist Surgery
    • Orthopaedic surgery
      • Hand Surgery
      • Sports injury
      • Wrist surgery
    Special clinical interests:

    Dupuytren's (including Percutaneous Needle Fasciotomy), Hand and Wrist arthritic conditions, Kienbock's, Trauma reconstruction, common nerve compressions and the Athletes Wrist.

    Research interests:

    Dupuytren's contracture and thumb based arthritis

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    West Hertfordshire Hospital Trust

    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Royal College or Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
    British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)

    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    020 8901 5555
    Wednesday mornings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Read is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic Hand and Wrist surgeon, having under taken sub specialist fellowships in hand surgery both at the New Zealand and South Pacific Regional Hand Unit (Middlemore Hospital) and UCLH.

    He works as an NHS consultant in the West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust, offering a full range of trauma and elective care, for hand problems. Mr Read offers percutaneous needle fasciotomy as an outpatient based treatment for Dupuytren’s contracture. He is experienced in the arthroscopic management of wrist injuries, as well as the treatment of arthritic conditions of the hand and wrist.

    Mr Read is supported by our highly experienced and specialised hand therapists Rosalyn Tyreman and Bhasker Reddy. Both have over 10 years experience each.

    Personal profile:

    Outside of work Mr Read likes to spend time with his young family enjoying outdoor persuits. He is also interested in stereoscopic photography and tries to play the guitar!

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    Mr Jeremy Read

    Mr Jeremy Read Hand and Wrist Surgery & Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Bushey, Watford, private hospital specialist.

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