Mr Joseph Perez is an Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in the treatment of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Shoulder problems. He has a clinical interest in thumb osteoarthritis, wrist pain, elbow instability/fractures and degenerative conditions of the shoulder. He performs a wide range of operative interventions including keyhole surgery (arthroscopy), joint replacement (arthroplasty), fixation of acute fractures and reconstruction of non-unions.
Mr Perez qualified in 1987 from Guys Hospital Medical School. He completed his basic surgical training in Brighton and Plymouth obtaining Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1993. Following this, he trained in orthopaedics in Bristol and the South East and took the Inter-collegiate Specialist Exam in Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery in 1999. He then went on to complete a two year fellowship in Hand, Wrist, Elbow and Shoulder Surgery in Sydney. In 2002 he was a appointed as a Consultant at Northwest London Hospitals Trust, where he is currently the lead clinician for Hand and Elbow Surgery.
He has written over 3500 medico legal reports and has performed over 8500 operative interventions. Mr Perez regularly receives referrals to assess and treat Professional and Olympic athletes.
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