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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 2020 Membership Book

The BSSH Membership book is now up-to-date for 2020. Going forward, we will be making an effort to be more environmentally friendly as a society, and therefore will not... Read more

New BSSH Council Members

We would like to wish a warm welcome to the BSSH council members taking on new roles within council: David Warwick - President 2020 David Newington -... Read more

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BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting 2020

BSSH Main Scientific Meeting  The BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting will be taking place on 30 April - 01 May 2020 held at the Royal College of Physicians,... Read more

The Edinburgh Hand Course

Overview This three-day course aims to prepare senior trainees (ST3 - 6) in orthopaedic and plastic surgery for the hand surgery section of their final examination.... 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