Mr Maxim David Horwitz

Mr Maxim David Horwitz

MBChB, FRCS(Orth), Dip Hand Surg

Orthopaedic Surgery

Offers video consultation
23 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

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  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Paediatric (Pediatric) Orthopaedic Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4681951
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    2,208 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1,619 reviews

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    09:00 - 17:00
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    Mr Maxim Horwitz is a Consultant Hand Surgeon in the Hand Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, working previously as a Consultant in the Major Trauma Centre at St Mary’s Hospital London, where he still consults regarding Complex Injuries. He works very closely with a team of Hand Therapists and with fellowship-trained Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons.


    Mr Horwitz was educated and trained in South Africa and London, UK, completing training in Orthopaedics and Trauma in London, then travelling to Sydney, Australia as the Pulvertaft Fellow of the British Society of Hand Surgery. He then undertook a fellowship in children’s hand conditions at Great Ormond Street Hospital, London. He also undertook an AO fellowship in Trauma in Salzburg, Austria, training in advanced techniques in managing complex hand and upper limb trauma, wrist and hand arthritis as well as the treatment of congenital hand deformity, complex nerve injuries and microsurgery. His interests also lie in the management of the hand and upper limb in children with cerebral palsy. 


    Mr Horwitz has been awarded the BSSH postgraduate diploma in hand surgery and is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association. He has published many book chapters and scientific papers related to hand surgery. 

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Hand and upper limb trauma management, tendon and carpal tunnel surgery, fracture fixation as well as the very latest techniques for many conditions. 
    • He treats all age paediatric patients from babies to teenagers and adults with hand and wrist trauma to congenital lesions and neuromuscular conditions.
    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Hand deformities
    • Hand problems
    • Hand Pain
    • Fracture (broken bone)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Dupuytren’s Contracture


    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Dupuytrens Fasciectomy
    • Tendon Repair
    • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
    • Finger Joint Replacement
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Hand & Wrist Surgery
    • Joint Fusion (Hand)
    • Joint Fusion (Wrist)
    • Lunate Replacement
    • Tendon Repair (Hand)
    • Video Consultation
    • Wrist Arthroscopy
    • Wrist Replacement
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    Special interests

    • Trigger Finger
    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Dupuytren’s Contracture
    • Hand Deformities
    • Hand Pain
    • Hand Flexor Tendon Injuries
    • Hand Fractures
    • Sports Injuries
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis (Wrist)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Children’s Joint Problems
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • Finger Injury
    • Fracture
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Growth Disorders
    • Hand Extensor Tendon Injuries
    • Hand Injury
    • Hand Problems
    • Limb Length Discrepancies
    • Mallet Finger
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Paediatric (Pediatric) Fractures
    • Tendon Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
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    • MBChB University of Pretoria 1999
    • FRCS (Orth) Royal Coillege of Surgeons of England 2008
    • Diploma in Hand Surgery British Society for Surgery of the Hand 2012

     Full Membership : 

    - British Society for Surgery of the Hand 

    - British Orthopaedic Association 

    - Royal College of Surgeons of England 

    - Paediatric Hand International society of Surgeons 

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