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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

Spring Scientific Meeting 2020 - Abstracts open!

  We are delighted to announce that abstract submissions are now being accepted for next year's Spring Scientific Meeting, taking place from 30 April - 1... Read more

BSSH BFIRST Overseas Day 2019

The 3rd Overseas Day Symposium was held on Friday 13th September 2019 at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in conjunction with the British Foundation for... Read more

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BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting 2019

  The BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting on the 31 October - 1 November 2019 is being held with the Irish Hand Surgery Society at the Clayton Hotel... Read more

Distal Radio-ulnar Joint

“Live” surgery and practical exercises:   Normal anatomy of the DRUJ Anatomical dissection of the ulnar sided wrist Distal radio-ulnar... 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