Mr Rashpal Bassi

Mr Rashpal Bassi

MA MBBS MRCS FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by  
2 specialists

24 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“I was referred to Mr Bassi for trigger finger therapy. Throughout consultation, treatment and follow up, Mr Bassi was highly professional and offered expert advice for my condition. He also explained the underlying cause and risks associated with the treatment options. I really appreciated his medical skill and ability to put me at ease when performing the steroid injection in my finger. I was also very impressed with his willingness to make a special appointment to see me when he was off duty in order to investigate a minor skin reaction several days after the steroid injection and put my mind at rest. I would highly recommend Mr Bassi to other people with similar conditions.“
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Subspecialties

  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Urdu
  • Punjabi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4197784
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £200

    Follow-up appointment: £120

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at The Wilmslow Hospital

    52 Alderley Road, Wilmslow, United Kingdom, SK9 1NY
    805 reviews

    About

    Mr Rashpal Bassi is an Orthopaedic Consultant who specialises in hand and wrist surgery.  His NHS practice is based at Macclesfield Hospital.

    Mr Bassi did his undergraduate training at Cambridge University and The Royal London Hospital Medical College.  He did his specialist orthopaedic training in Liverpool.  Mr Bassi completed upper limb and hand fellowships at two renowned centres; Wrightington Hospital and The Pulvertaft Hand Unit.  He has been a consultant since 2009.

    Mr Bassi has regularly published his research in Orthopaedic journals.  He has also presented scientific papers at national and international meetings.  Mr Bassi is a faculty member of the Upper Limb FRCS course in Wrightington.

    Mr Bassi is very interested in all aspects of the quality of patient care.  Having spent several years as a Clinical Governance Lead in Orthopaedics at Macclesfield Hospital, he has spent the last two years as Clinical Lead.  This has enabled him to drive the quality of care agenda.

     

     


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • ulnar nerve release
    • Tendon repair
    • Finger Joint Replacement
    • Joint fusion (hand)
    • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
    • Wrist Arthroscopy
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Joint fusion (wrist)
    • Tendon Repair (Hand)
    • Wrist Replacement
    • Joint injection
    • MRI scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Hand surgery
    • Wrist surgery
    • Elbow surgery
    • Carpal tunnel decompression
    • Dupuytren's contracture
    • Trigger finger
    • Ganglion
    • Arthritis of thumb, fingers and wrist
    • Wrist arthroscopy
    • Wrist replacement
    • Cubital tunnel decompression
    • Tennis elbow
    • Wrist pain
    • Hand pain
    • Tingling fingers
    • Elbow pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Repetitive strain

     

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    Medical procedures

    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • External Fixation Devices
    • Finger Joint Replacement
    • Fracture Fixation Surgery
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Joint Fusion (Hand)
    • Joint Fusion (Wrist)
    • Joint Injection
    • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tendon Repair (Hand)
    • Wrist Arthroscopy
    • Wrist Replacement
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    Special interests

    • Dupuytren’s Contracture
    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Arthritis (Wrist)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Clavicle Fractures
    • Dislocation of the Elbow
    • Elbow Fractures
    • Forearm Fractures
    • Fracture (Broken Bone)
    • Hand Extensor Tendon Injuries
    • Hand Flexor Tendon Injuries
    • Hand Fractures
    • Hand Pain
    • Hand Problems
    • Humerus Fractures
    • Kienbock’s Disease
    • Mallet Finger
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Peripheral Nerve Injury
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fractures
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    Education

    Education:

    • MA University of Cambridge 1996
    • MBBS University of London 1995
    • MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 2000
    • FRCS (Tr & Orth) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2008
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Trigger finger
    6/53
    Dupuytren’s Contracture
    4/53
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    3/53
    Carpal tunnel syndrome
    3/53
    Arthritis (Hand)
    1/53
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    1/53
    Cysts
    1/53
    Finger Surgery
    1/53
    Hand & Wrist Surgery
    1/53
    Hand Pain
    1/53
    Hand pain
    1/53
    Osteoarthritis
    1/53
    Snapped pulley in finger
    1/53
    Trigger Finger
    1/53
    Wrist Replacement
    1/53
    trapeziectomy right hand
    1/53
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    Sort by:
    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Trigger Finger
    I was referred to Mr Bassi for trigger finger therapy. Throughout consultation, treatment and follow up, Mr Bassi was highly professional and offered expert advice for my condition. He also explained the underlying cause and risks associated with the treatment options. I really appreciated his medical skill and ability to put me at ease when performing the steroid injection in my finger. I was also very impressed with his willingness to make a special appointment to see me when he was off duty in order to investigate a minor skin reaction several days after the steroid injection and put my mind at rest. I would highly recommend Mr Bassi to other people with similar conditions.
    Read more
    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    I got a very clear explanation of the problem and also what the procedure entailed. He also explained what I could expect during recovery. After the operation I was very pleased with the results.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Cysts
    Mr Bassi was courteous and professional with me at all times. He clearly explained my options and the procedure he undertook was done very well. The outcome for me was excellent and exceeded my expectations.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Arthritis (Hand)
    Very good sorted my fingers out thanks
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dupuytren’s Contracture
    Mr Bassi is an excellent hand surgeon .He took time to clearly explain the whole procedure to me ,including potential downsides, so I was fully informed , reassured and relaxed The operation has been very successful and I would highly recommend Mr Bassi .
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    Mr Bassi works in a very professional manner, is kind and polite and explained the procedure which I had in detail.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Dupuytren’s Contracture
    I had a excellent consultation, and successful operation to straighten my finger . Also very good after care. Thanks
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Trigger finger
    My condition & treatment were clearly explained, leading to a successful procedure. Very impressed with the service.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    An excellent experience. Mr Bassi, listened and explained the pros and cons of the procedure clearly and answered all my questions fully.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Trigger finger
    Mr Bassi always provides an excellent service - very pleased!
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    Other Reviews

    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Orthopaedic Surgery

    Mr Amit Bidwai
    Mr Amit Bidwai
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    11-09-2018

    Mr Bassi is a kind, caring and compassionate doctor. He is a knowledgeable and skillful surgeon. He is a keen teacher and trainer and has excellent communication skills. I would recommend him to my family and friends.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    Connection: I have looked after their patients
    Mr Jochen Fischer
    Mr Jochen Fischer
    Orthopaedic Surgery

    24-07-2018

    Rash is exceptionally well trained and educated and a great colleague. I'd be happy to send friends and family to him.

    For specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery
    Connection: Is a colleague

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