Consultant Profile

Mr Daniel Redfern

Mr Daniel Redfern MA MBBS FRCS FRCS (Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Elbow surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Wrist surgery
Special clinical interests:

Surgical and non-surgical treatment of all diseases and injuries of the hand, wrist and elbow, including arthritis, trapped nerves and sports injuries

Research interests:

Treatments for arthritis; treatments for fractures; movement analysis of the wrist and hand.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Trauma and Trauma Surgeon
     Lancashire Teaching  Hospitals

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

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

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0800 092 9601
Private secretary telephone number:
0800 092 9601
Friday mornings
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Lancashire born and schooled in Bolton, Mr Redfern qualified from Barts' Hospital in 1988 after studying Physiological Sciences at Oriel College, Oxford. His training continued in London; successively at St Mary's Hospital, the Royal Postgraduate Medical School Hammersmith Hospital and Charing Cross Hospital. Winner of the prestigious Laming Evans Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1994, his Upper Limb training was completed as a fellow at the Wrightington Hospital.
Mr Redfern returned to Lancashire for good when he became a Consultant at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals in 1999.
His major interests are in hand, wrist and elbow disorders and injuries. He has published and presented nationally and internationally in each of these fields. He teaches regionally and nationally on trauma and hand surgery, and is a faculty teacher in wrist and elbow arthroscopy at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. He is an Examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons and Vice Chairman of his BMA Division.
Typical hand, wrist, elbow and arm problems successfully  treated by Mr Redfern include the following:-
 Pain  Stiffness  Numbness  Contractures
 Weakness  Lumps Deformity
whether caused by injury, disease or simple ‘wear and tear’
Common conditions include carpal tunnel syndrome and other trapped nerves, trigger digits, Dupuytren’s contracture of the hand, thumb arthritis, ganglions, tennis and golfers elbow.
Mr Redfern offers non-surgical and surgical treatments, including keyhole surgery of the elbow, wrist and hand.

Personal profile:

Mr Redfern enjoys crosswords, classical and contemporary music and is an enthusiastic sportsman. Unfortunately he is a useless musician and a worse golfer. His three children suffer him in silence; his poor wife just suffers.

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Mr Daniel Redfern

Mr Daniel Redfern

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