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Mr Emmet Griffiths

Mr Emmet Griffiths

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon - Specialist interest Shoulder and Elbow
MBBS, BSc, MSc, FRCS (Tr+Orth)

Practising at

Spire Norwich Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Emmet Griffiths at Spire include:

Orthopaedics - elbow and shoulder

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Professional profile

I was appointed as a consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics with a specialist interest in the Shoulder and Elbow at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital in August 2015. I successfully completed my higher surgical training on the East of England which included two years at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. I then completed a comprehensive shoulder and elbow fellowship at the world renowned Wrightington Hospital.

I have further augmented my training with several visitations to European centre of excellence in Germany, Switzerland and Spain.

I have a specialist interest in surgery to the shoulder and elbow. The majority of my shoulder surgery is performed arthroscopically (keyhole) which allows a quicker rehabilitation. This includes repairs to the tendons of the shoulder (Rotator Cuff), arthroscopic release for frozen shoulder and arthroscopic stabilisation procedures. I also perform high volumes of shoulder replacements. I provide a full range of elbow surgery including the surgical management of arthritis of the elbow, tennis/golfers elbow and surgery on the ulnar nerve. My practice also includes a significant volume of trauma. I also therefore provide a specialist upper limb trauma service. This includes the management of both fractures and ligaments around the shoulder, elbow and forearm.

I perform approximately 400 arthroscopic shoulder surgeries each year across both my NHS and Private practice.


Clinical Interests

Arthroscopy
Elbow surgery
Shoulder surgery
Sports injury
Upper limb surgery
Medico-legal


Private contact details

Telephone 01603 255 574
Private secretary Sonia Colbert
Private secretary telephone 01603 868326
Private secretary fax 01603 868326
Private secretary email soniacolbert1@gmail.com
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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Imperial College London / 2005
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery


Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Association
British and Elbow Society

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Current NHS posts

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital

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Personal Profile

I have a wife and two young daughters and the majority of my time outside work is spent with them.

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