Mr Maxim Horwitz

Mr Maxim Horwitz

MBChB, FRCS(Orth), Dip Hand Surg

Orthopaedic Surgery

20 years of experience
9 years as a specialist
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Subspecialties

  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Paediatric 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

    The Wellington Hospital

    St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    213 reviews

    The Harley Street Clinic

    35 Weymouth Street, london, United Kingdom, W1G
    180 reviews

    Platinum Medical Centre

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

    The Portland Hospital

    234 Great Portland Street, London, United Kingdom, W1W 5QT
    385 reviews

    About

    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. 

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    Medical procedures

    • 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.
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    Special interests

    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Hand deformities
    • Hand problems
    • Hand Pain
    • Fracture (broken bone)
    • Sports Injuries
    • Dupuytren’s Contracture
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    Education

    • 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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