Consultant Profile

Mr Chris Hand

Mr Chris Hand MB, ChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth)
Practicing at:
Spire Portsmouth Hospital
  • Orthopaedic surgery
    • Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Medico-legal
    • Shoulder surgery
    • Soft tissue injuries
    • Sports injury
Special clinical interests:
Arthroscopic (shoulder and knee) surgery, rotator cuff disease, limb deformity correction.
Research interests:
Graft tensioning in ACL reconstruction and shoulder, shoulder instability.
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Royal Hospital Haslar, Gosport
Portsmouth Healthcare, NHS
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Royal College of Surgeons
British Orthopaedic Association
British Limb Reconstruction Society
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
023 9235 2206
Private secretary telephone number:
Michele Murphy: 023 9235 2206
Private secretary email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:
Mr Chris Hand graduated from Liverpool Medical School in 1988. He obtained fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in 1996 and subsequently entered Calman training in 1997.

This specialist training was spent mainly within the Wessex and Avon regions and was consolidated with a period in the Bristol Limb Reconstruction unit treating limb deformity, chronic osteomyelitis and complex fractures. He also spent a a year fellowship in sports orthopaedics; especially arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery, in Toronto, Canada.

He gained orthopaedic and trauma specialist examination in Feb 2002 and certificate of completion of specialist training in April 2003.
Personal profile:
Mr Hand is married with two school age children. Having hung up his rugby boots, he now indulges in ballroom dancing lessons with his wife as a social / sporting activity.

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Mr Chris Hand

Mr Chris Hand Orthopaedic surgery Consultant, Portsmouth, private hospital specialist.

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