Miss Claire Fitzgerald is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon working at Newham University Hospital, and for the private sector at the London Bridge Hospital. She provides a broad range of treatments for shoulder and elbow conditions, including reconstructive treatments such as arthroscopy and replacement surgery.
Miss Fitzgerald qualified from the University of Wales, College of Medicine in 2003. Following this, she completed her surgical training in both Wales and London, along with two prestigious fellowships at University College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital. She was then appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in 2015.
Apart from her clinical work, she has published her research in many peer-reviewed journals. She is also known to have contributed to the set-up of a randomized controlled clinical trial at the National Institute for Health Research.
Excellent shoulder and upper limb surgeon with the finest attention to detail. Highly skilled and experienced in arthroscopic or open surgery alike. Her patient-centred approach ensures excellent rapport with patients which results in great outcomes and highly satisfied patients. I regularly refer patients that require upper limb attention and this team-based approach has proven to be of top value. Highly recommended and a gem to have in our team.
Claire is a highly skilled upper limb surgeon with excellent expertise in shoulder surgery. She is thorough and meticulous, has a great bedside manner and is highly respected by her patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending Claire to anyone seeking an upper limb/shoulder opinion.
Claire is a fantastic colleague and a wonderful doctor. I have worked with her for many years and know her to be a surgeon of the highest calibre and very caring to her patients. She is a great communicator and able to manage the full spectrum of shoulder issues - her results are really impressive. I have no hesitation in sending my patients to her and recommending her to my colleagues.