Mr Christopher Hobbs

Mr Christopher Hobbs

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBChir, FRCSEd (Tr & Orth)

Practising at

Spire Portsmouth Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Christopher Hobbs at Spire include:

Orthopaedics at Spire Portsmouth Hospital

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in Hand and Wrist problems. I trained at Cambridge and St Mary's Hospital, Paddington. In 2001 I spent a year in Capetown, South Africa undertaking a hand and trauma fellowship.

I have been a Consultant in Portsmouth NHS Trust working at Queen Alexandra Hospital since 2002 as part of the Hand Surgery and Trauma teams. I have combined this NHS work with service in the Royal Army Medical Corps and the deployments this has entailed. I have recently left the Army and my regular NHS general trauma commitment to concentrate on my hand and wrist surgery.

Clinical Interests

Hand surgery
Wrist surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Wrist arthroscopy, Hand arthritis surgery.

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Media Coverage

Dear doctor, the pain and tingling in my right hand has gotten worse recently. What can I do to fix it?

Dear doctor, my mother’s finger is often "locked" when she wakes in the morning. Can an injection help?

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Association
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
British Orthopaedic Research Society

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Personal Profile

I am married to Helen, a Physiotherapist who founded Hobbs Rehabilitation. We have six children and two dogs. Any parenting or dog training advice is always welcome! I enjoy the Cresta Run, cricket and playing the cello.

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Private contact details

Private secretary Alison Taylor
Private secretary telephone 02392 466 077
Private secretary email

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