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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

COVID-19 BSSH Secretariat Update

The current COVID-19 outbreak presents new and significant challenges for all, particularly those working in the healthcare sector. We recognise the role of the... Read more

BSSH update during the Coronavirus Pandemic

BSSH update during the Coronavirus Pandemic

A single page resource to guide patients, the general public, hand surgeons and other healthcare professionals when dealing with hand injuries during the current... Read more

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BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting 2020

  The BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting will be taking place on the 14 October - 16 October 2020. This is a three day meeting held at The... Read more

Advanced Hand and Wrist Cadaveric Dissection Course

Aimed at senior trainees and junior consultants in Plastics and Orthopaedics. Faculty : participant ratio is 1:2 with practical sessions using fresh frozen upper... 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