FRCS (Tr&Orth) MSc BSc Dip Hand Surg

Specialty: Hand and Wrist

Special interests: 

  • Hand Surgery
  • Wrist surgery

Current NHS post: Frimley Park Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Current membership: 

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Royal College Surgeons of England

Background information:

Gavin Brigstocke was brought up in Hampshire and educated at Canford School. He graduated from Guy’s King’s and St Thomas’ School of Medicine in 2004 and undertook his higher orthopaedic training on the South West Thames rotation.

Gavin is dual fellowship trained having completed fellowship posts in trauma surgery in New Zealand and hand & wrist surgery at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital. He was appointed as a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at Frimley Park Hospital in 2015.

Gavin has a broad practice encompassing all aspects of hand and wrist surgery with a specific interest in wrist injuries. He has won several awards for his research into motion preserving surgery of the wrist that he has presented internationally and published in peer-reviewed journals. He is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association and the British Society for Surgery of the Hand.