Mr David Selvey

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
MBBCH(SA), FRCS Glasgow, FCS SA (Orth), MMed (Orth)

Practising at

Spire South Bank Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr David Selvey at Spire include:


Other treatments

Elbow surgery; Upper limb surgery

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Professional profile

David was born in Johannesburg South Africa and completed his undergraduate training at the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He completed his junior training in the UK before returning to South Africa to specialise as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in Cape Town. Here he acquired the South African Colleges Fellowship in Orthopaedic as well as a Masters degree in Orthopaedics.

After qualifying as a specialist David then spent two years in Dublin, super-specialising. Here he completed the Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital Upper Limb Fellowship. While waiting to take up his post as a Consultant Surgeon at the Alexandra hospital in Redditch in the West Midlands of the UK, he spent some time in a Trauma Fellowship at the Sunningbrooke and Womans’ Hospital in Toronto.

David specialises in the treatment of upper limb problems which includes joint replacements and arthroscopic (key hole) procedures on the shoulder, elbow and wrist. He is a member of the British Elbow and Shoulder Society and returns annually to Dublin as a faculty member on the Dublin Arthroscopic Surgery for Sports Injuries course.

David has been a regular attendee at the Mayo Clinics Advanced Elbow Surgery Course run by Bernard Morrey and Sean O’Driscoll for a number of years.

Mr David Selvey also practices at The Spire Clinic Droitwich Spa.

Clinical Interests

Upper limb surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Elbow and Shoulder Society

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust in Redditch

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Personal Profile

David is married with four children and lives in the countryside near Inkberrow in Worcestershire. He is a keen swimmer, cyclist and runner. David has ambitions of writing a novel when he finally finds the time.

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Financial Interests

Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.

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Private contact details

Telephone 01905 360003 South Bank / 01905 799116 Droitwich Clinic
Private secretary Karie Burbeck
Private secretary telephone 01905 799 127/07831 894754
Private secretary email