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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

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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.


Clinical Interests

Arthroscopy
Elbow surgery
Hand surgery
Shoulder surgery
Upper limb surgery
Wrist surgery
Medico-legal

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

Private contact details

Telephone 0191 418 8636
Email info@spirewashington.com
Private secretary Ruth
Private secretary email ruth.choppen@spirehealthcare.com
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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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