Mr Les Irwin

Mr Les Irwin

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MA, BM BCh, FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Orth)

Practising at

Spire Washington Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Les Irwin at Spire include:

Orthopaedics - elbow and shoulder at Spire Washington Hospital

Orthopaedics - hand and wrist at Spire Washington Hospital

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Professional profile

I undertook my surgical training in Leeds, Newcastle, Copenhagen and Oxford after which I was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic & Hand Surgeon to Sunderland Royal Hospital in 1999.

My areas of particular expertise are hand, upper limb and general trauma conditions. I have further special interests in disorders of the wrist, overuse syndromes, WRULD and rheumatoid hand disease.

I can see children for consultations only at Spire Washington Hospital.

Clinical Interests

Elbow surgery
Hand surgery
Shoulder surgery
Upper limb surgery
Wrist surgery

Special Clinical Interests: Hand and upper limb surgery, rheumatoid disease, disorders of the wrist, arthroscopic surgery.

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Qualification and professional memberships

BM BCh / Oxford University / 1986
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sunderland Royal Hospital.

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Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Private secretary Ruth
Private secretary email

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