Mr Iain Packham

Consultant Orthopaedics and Trauma

BM. BS, BMedSci, PgDip, FRCS (Tr&Orth)


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I have been a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Bristol since 2007. My NHS practice is based at the Avon Orthopaedic Centre, Southmead.

I trained at Nottingham University before undertaking my basic surgical training and then specialist orthopaedic higher surgical training in the London region. I have undertaken Fellowships at the Cape Shoulder Institute, Cape Town and The Australian Institute of Musculoskeletal Surgery, Sydney with a focus on the arthroscopic treatment of sports injuries.

I have an active research interest and have published articles on a number of subjects including sports injuries, joint replacement and hospital infection.

This consultant owns 100% of the Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy equipment he uses.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Iain Packham at Spire include:

Orthopaedics - elbow and shoulder

Other treatments

  • Elbow surgery
  • Sports injury
  • Upper limb surgery

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Arthroscopy
Elbow surgery
Shoulder surgery
Sports injury
Upper limb surgery

Special clinical interests: Shoulder arthroscopy, treatment of shoulder and clavicle dislocations and fractures, shoulder muscle/tendon injury and shoulder replacement.

Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedics and Trauma, North Bristol NHS Trust.

Personal profile

I am married with two sons. I maintain a keen sporting interest and have been involved competitively in a number of sports including athletics and rugby. I have international qualifications in sailing and scuba diving and I am a qualified ski instructor.

Financial interests

Owns 10% of Sport and Orthopaedic Clinic (Bristol) Limited which owns 100% of an ESWT Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy machine used at the hospital.

Contact information

Website http://www.bristolshoulderandelbowsurgery.co.uk
Private secretary Emily Richards
Private secretary telephone 0117 933 9980 ext. 1003
Private secretary fax 0117 973 8678
Private secretary email Emily.Richards@soc-bristol.co.uk