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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 Overseas Committee - Malawi 2019

Over the past decade members of the BSSH Overseas committee have worked jointly with international surgical communities towards improving management of hand conditions... Read more

Coalition of surgeons call on the government to act now to reduce firework injuries

Plastic, Hand and Burns surgeons are calling for urgent policy change to reduce the number of injuries caused by firework misuse, which often require costly and complex... Read more

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BSSH Instructional Course in Hand Surgery 8.1

  CLICK HERE to register. The eighth series of the Instructional Courses in Hand Surgery begins with Skin and Soft Tissue, Microsurgery and... Read more

BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting 2020

The BSSH Spring Scientific Meeting will be taking place on 30 April - 01 May 2020 held at the Royal College of Physicians, London. 11 St Andrews Pl, London NW1... 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