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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 Virtual Webinar October 2020

BSSH Virtual Webinar October 2020

Despite the cancellation of our 2020 Scientific meetings, the BSSH would still like to provide the opportunity for successful authors to present their free papers. We... Read more

BFIRST BSSH Congenital Hand Surgery Symposium

The purpose of this two-part virtual symposium is to bring together people who are passionate in the care of children (and adults) with congenital hand differences... Read more

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BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting 2020 (Cancelled)

Unfortunately but for so many reasons inevitably, Council and the President have decided that the Winchester meeting is cancelled. We are sorry that for 2020 we... Read more

BFIRST BSSH Congenital Hand Surgery Symposium

  Click here to view a full programme for this event   One in 20 children are born with a congenital hand difference. Although great advances have... 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