Consultant Profile

Mr David Shewring

Mr David Shewring MB BCh (Wales) - Bachelor of Medicinen / Bachelor of Surgery
FRCSEd - Fellow Royal College of Surgeons
FRCS (Orth) - Fellow Royal College of Surgeons (Orthopaedics)
Dip Hand Surg (Eur) - Diploma in Hand Surgery
Practicing at:
Spire Cardiff Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Elbow surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Sports injury
    • Upper limb surgery
    • Wrist surgery
Special clinical interests:

Hand and wrist injuries
Dupuytren's disease
Hand pain

Research interests:

Hand and wrist fractures
Nerve compression

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Hand Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
Consultant Hand Surgeon, Llandough Hospital, Vale of Glamorgan

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

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Association
British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)
BSSH - Training and Education Committee
BSSH - Organising Committee for Institution Courses in Hand Surgery

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:
029 2073 1112
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
029 2054 2655
Personal email address:
Wednesday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Mr Shewring qualified in Cardiff in 1984. He trained in orthopaedic and hand surgery in Southampton, Cardiff, Cambridge and Oxford and has been a consultant in Cardiff since 1995.

Mr Shewring has established a service to deal with all hand and wrist injuries in the Cardiff area and receives complex referrals from many other hospitals. At Spire Cardiff Hospital Mr Shewring deals with all aspects of hand and wrist surgery and works closely with a team of hand therapists.

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Mr David Shewring

Mr David Shewring Consultant Hand Surgeon at Spire Cardiff Hospital Wales

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