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Welcome to the patients area.
Discover more about hand surgery and hand therapy, Find information on common hand conditions and download an information leaflet. Learn more


Welcome to the professionals area.
The Society's aim is to  promote the development of Hand Surgery and to foster and co-ordinate education study and research in Hand Surgery  This area is for professional information. Learn more

Latest News

BSSH/BAHT Spring Scientific Meeting 2019

The Society’s spring scientific meeting was held from the 23rd to the 25th of April at the Bay Campus of Swansea University in conjunction with the British... Read more

Autumn Abstract Submissions Open

  Abstract submissions are now open for the 2019 BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting, taking place this October in Dublin. Abstract submissions can be made... Read more

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BSSH Masterclass in Hand Surgery

The BSSH Masterclass for 2019 will cover hand, wrist and forearm ligament reconstruction as well as scaphoid plate fixation and grafting. The course will run in... Read more

ICHS 7.6: Wrist

Course 6 in the 7th series of Instructional Courses in Hand Surgery is focussed on Wrist, Occupational and Medicolegal Aspects . The course consists... Read more

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Benefits of Membership

Members are registered medical practitioners of consultant or equivalent status and permanently established surgeons working in the UK who have given evidence of satisfactory scientific and practical attainments in hand surgery, and practitioners in allied disciplines of medicine who are interested. More information can be viewed here.

How to become a member of BSSH