Mr Dafydd Edwards

Mr Dafydd Edwards

BSc, MB ChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by  
3 specialists

18 years of experience
3 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall
5
Bedside Manner
5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“Taff could not have been any better. always checking in on me and provided great care. Like myself Taff is a keen sportsman (skydiver, etc) so understands my drive and requirements to get back to health. I would definitely recommend Taff to anyone else with upper limb injuries. “
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Subspecialties

  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Injury
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4767853
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    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    363 reviews

    31 Old Broad Street

    31 Old Broad Street By Tower 42, London, United Kingdom, EC2N 1HT
    21 reviews

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    606 reviews

    About

    Mr. Dafydd (Taff) Edwards is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon working at the Royal London Hospital, where he delivers specialist hand, wrist, and elbow surgery, and medical care for severely injured patients.

    Mr. Edwards qualified in Medicine from the University of London in 2000. He has undertaken medical training and advanced orthopedic training, as well as clinical training at the Eastbourne District General Hospital and Trauma Centre Level. He had also completed year-long fellowship training in hand and wrist surgery, elbow reconstruction, and peripheral nerve injury.

    His clinical interests include Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, ganglion cyst removal, sports injuries, elbow reconstruction, Dupuytren’s disease, nerve and ligament conditions, and Rheumatoid Arthritis of the hand, wrist or elbow.

     

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Tendon Repair (Hand)
    • Cartilage Regenerative Surgery
    • Multi ligament Reconstruction
    • Tendon Repair
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    Special interests

    • Wrist Fractures
    • Arthritis (Elbow)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Stress Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Fracture (broken bone)
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Hand extensor tendon injuries
    • Dupuytren’s Contracture
    • Arthritis (Wrist)
    • Arthritis (Hand)
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    Education

    • BSc
    • MB ChB
    • FRCS (Tr & Orth)
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    PollyTrauma
    1/3
    Tennis Elbow
    1/3
    Trigger finger
    1/3
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    PollyTrauma
    Taff could not have been any better. always checking in on me and provided great care. Like myself Taff is a keen sportsman (skydiver, etc) so understands my drive and requirements to get back to health. I would definitely recommend Taff to anyone else with upper limb injuries.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Trigger finger Tennis Elbow
    Mr Edwards has always been punctual, pleasant, clear in his explanation and assessment, provided advice for the best treatment for where I wanted to be.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    First ever surgery and was very well looked after with everything explained to me so I knew what to expect
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 3 doctors for:
    3

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Joshua Lee
    Mr Joshua Lee
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    26-11-2020

    I have worked with Mr Edwards for a number of years. He has a great rapport with his patients. He is an excellent surgeon, I would have no hesitation in recommending him to friends and family.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Dupuytren’s Contracture, Hand fractures, Hand flexor tendon injuries, Hand Injury, Finger Injury, Trigger finger, Wrist Fractures, Shoulder Pain, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Hand Pain, Hand deformities, Hand problems
    For procedures: Ganglion Cyst Removal, ulnar nerve release, Tendon Repair, Arthroscopy, Steroid Injection, Joint fusion (wrist), Wrist Arthroscopy, Carpal Tunnel Decompression, Tendon Repair (Hand), Joint fusion (hand)
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    Mr Sammy Hanna
    Mr Sammy Hanna
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    03-06-2020

    Taff is an outstanding surgeon with excellent expertise in managing the full spectrum of upper limb and hand disorders. He has a great bedside manner, and is universally highly regarded by both his patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending him to anyone needing an upper limb/hand opinion.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Carpal tunnel syndrome, Kienbock’s Disease, Dupuytren’s Contracture, Arthritis (Hand), Sports Injuries
    For procedures: Joint Injection, Tendon Repair, Wrist Arthroscopy, Rheumatoid Hand Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Decompression
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    Mr Paul Culpan
    Mr Paul Culpan
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    27-08-2020

    Taff is a highly regarded specialist upper limb, hand and wrist surgeon and my colleague both at the Royal London and privately. I have sent many of my patients to Taff as I know he practices to the highest of standards and has results to match. He is an excellent surgeon, dedicated, thorough and patient centred in his approach. He is a natural communicator and enjoys excellent patient rapport. I fully recommend his services.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    For conditions: Tennis Elbow (Lateral epicondylitis), Hand fractures, Trigger finger, Fracture (broken bone), Kienbock’s Disease, Wrist Fractures, Carpal tunnel syndrome, Hand problems, Peripheral Nerve Injury, Mallet finger, Hand extensor tendon injuries, Arthritis (Wrist), Dupuytren’s Contracture, Osteoarthritis, Arthritis (Elbow), Arthritis (Hand), Humerus Fractures, Elbow Fractures, Forearm Fractures, Clavicle Fractures, Sports Injuries, Osteomyelitis (Upper Limb)
    For procedures: Video Consultation, Knee Cartilage Surgery, Revision Surgery, Multiligament Reconstruction, Joint Injection, Elbow Replacement, ulnar nerve release, Ganglion Cyst Removal, Tendon Repair, Arthroscopy, Steroid Injection, Joint fusion (wrist), Wrist Arthroscopy, Finger Joint Replacement, Rheumatoid Hand Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Decompression, External Fixation Devices, Fracture Fixation Surgery, Tendon Repair (Hand), Lunate Replacement, Joint fusion (hand)
    Connection: Is a colleague

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