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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

IFSSH & IFSHT Congress London 2022

The British Society for Surgery of the Hand and the British Association for Hand Therapy are proud to host the joint congress of... Read more

Multidisciplinary understanding of CRPS will help address this horrendous condition

Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a very severe and unusual disorder of the body, most commonly affecting a hand or a foot. It can be devastating, causing such... Read more

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BSSH 2018 Autumn Scientific Meeting

Welcome The 2018 BSSH Autumn Scientific Meeting will take place on 11-12 October at the QEII Conference Centre, London. The Society Dinner, celebrating 50 years since... Read more

AMCSI 3rd International Symposium on Arthrogryposis

The treatment, diagnosis and societal functioning of those with arthrogryposis multiplex congenita (AMC) has changed considerably over the last several decades. Despite... 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