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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

Double Hand Transplantation

The first double hand transplant was performed in July 2016 by Simon Kay and the team in Leeds. More information can be viewed here. Read more

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BSSH/BAHT Autumn Scientific Meeting

  The 2016 Autumn Scientific Meeting will be a combined meeting with the British Association of Hand Therapists and will be held at the Mercure Cardiff... 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...

How to become a member of BSSH