Doctors, Clinics and Organisations 

The following lists contain names and links to Doctors, Surgeons, Hospitals and Clinics providing different treatment options for Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose disease. These lists are not exclusive, just those that we are aware of.

DUPUYTREN’S DISEASE

Surgery (fasciectomy)

Fasciectomy is available in most hospitals with an orthopedic or plastic surgery department. It is always good to make sure the surgeon is a member of the BSSH, which can be checked online. The list of surgeons and hospitals we have is by no means exclusive or an endorsement of any hospital or surgeon. A lot of places listed will offer more treatments than the one we have them listed under.

 

Surgeons or clinics

(N) Ireland

Co Dublin Mr Philip Grieve works in Blackrock Clinic, co Dublin. He performs collagenase injections, needle fasciotomy and fasciectomy surgery.

In the Ulster Independent Clinic, Belfast Mr Kevin Herbert is a favourite of local musicians for hand surgeries.

 

Scotland

In Perth, Scotland Mr Simon J Thomas performs PNF, Xiapex, LF and dermofasciectomy for Dupuytren’s contracture, NHS and private.

In Edinburgh a team of consultants runs a private hand and wrist service.

In Edinburgh and Livingstone Mr Wee Leon Lam treats Dupuytren and child patients.

In Glasgow Mr Mark Broadbent runs a specialist Hand Clinic.

In Dumfries and Galloway Mrs Amanda Hawkins is an orthopaedic surgeon who operates on Dupuytren’s, along with Ms Roshin Thomas.

 

Wales

Mr Prash Jesudason is a hand surgeon in North Wales with considerable experience in  treating Dupuytren’s contracture.

Wales, Newport and Cardiff the Welsh Hand Clinic run by Mr Rogers.

Ms Louisa Banks is a consultant in Glan Clwyd Hospital in North Wales. She performs fasciectomy, dermofasciectomy, needle aponeurotomy and collagenase.

Swansea, Morriston Hospital Mr Ian Josty treats Dupuytren’s.

 

Tyneside

In Newcastle upon Tyne Mr Richard Milner offers treatment for Dupuytren’s Contracture in the Royal Victoria Infirmary.

 

North West

In Salford and Manchester Mr Zaf Naqui offers needle release, collagenase and surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

Wrightington Hospital in Lancashire has a hand- and upper limb unit with specialists such as Mr I Trail and Mr M Hayton.

The Manchester Hand Clinic a private clinic run by consultants from nearby hospitals, such as Mr Lindsay Muir.

Mr Mike Hayton runs hand clinics private and in Wrightington Hospital on the NHS.

In Wythenshaw, South Manchester Ms Ladan Hajipour offers surgery and PNF treatment for Dupuytren’s Disease on the NHS, and in Cheadle and Wilmslow in a private practice setting.

Blackburn, Clitheroe and Preston in North West England, in the Lancashire Hand Clinic Mr Fizan Younis offers collagenase, PNF, limited fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy to Dupuytren patients. (NHS and private)

Morecambe Bay University hospital, Mr Rahul Kakkar performs surgery and collagenase injections for Dupuytren’s.

In Lancashire Mr Fizan Younis treats Dupuytren’s in his hand clinic.

Mr. Daniel Brown Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon based at Spire Liverpool Hospital. He performs all aspects of hand and wrist Surgery as well as outpatient procedures including Xiapex injections.

In Liverpool  Mr Irfan U Khan performs limited fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s.

Mr Graham Cheung is a hand specialist in the Liverpool Spire who treats Dupuytren’s patients

 

Yorkshire

Sheffield NHS hospital has a specialised hand centre where Ms Kelly, Ms Gill Rose and others perform surgery , PNF and collagenase injections.

In Bradford and in Bingley, Mr Russ Jeffers offers PNF, Xiapex and all forms of more invasive surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

In West Yorkshire Mr David Dickson performs surgery on Dupuytren’s, also on recurring and difficult cases.

In Leeds Mr Donald Dewar and the other consultants in the plastic surgery Department who specialise in hand treatments in the Leeds NHS Hospitals regularly perform surgery and PNF for Dupuytren’s contracture.

 

North East

In Norfolk and Norwich Mr Adrian Chojnowski  and  Ms Claire Edwards have a special interest in treating Dupuytren’s.

 

West Midlands

Mr Michael Craigen provides Collagenase injections in Birmingham.

Mr. Dalvi Humzah provides Collagenase injections in the Midlands.

Mr David Powers and Mr Frank Sibly work in Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital ( private) and the Hereford County Hospital (NHS), performing both Xiapex injections and surgery.

Mr Anindya Lahiri is a consultant Plastic and Hand surgeon in  Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield and Solihull area who specialises in  treatment for Dupuytren’s disease, including collagenase injections,  needle fasciotomy and surgery.

In Telford Mr Alexander Piers Moreau performs surgery for Dupuytren’s, both private and NHS .

In Worcestershire and Warwickshire Ms Anna Moon is a hand orthopaedic surgeon who has extensive experience with Dupuytren’s, using surgery and Xiapex injections. She works both NHS and private.

North Midlands

Mr Nicholas Neal works in the University Hospital of North Midlands and Nuffield Health Hospital and has a special interest in Dupuytren’s Disease.

 

East Midlands

Professor Joseph Dias is a Professor of Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery in Leicester.

The Pulvertaft Hand Clinic in Derby, with Chris Bainbridge , Peter Russell, Dan Armstrong, Carlos Heras-Palou and the rest of the staff.

In Newark Hospital and KingsMill in Sutton on Ashfield, Mr Michael Gale will be offering treatment for Dupuytren’s Disease.

In Nottingham Prof Tim Davis treats Dupuytren’s Disease NHS and private, with limited fasciectomy and PNF.

 

South Midlands

The Shoulderelbowhand Clinics in Bedford, Milton Keynes and Banbury offer a full range of treatments.

 

Shropshire

Mr Kelly is a consultant orthopaedic hand surgeon in Shrewsbury who  performs surgery on mild and advanced cases of Dupuytren’s  contracture, and tries to safe the fingers function where possible.  He works NHS and private.

 

East Anglia

Mr Matthew Hynes in Colchester is a hand surgeon who treats Dupuytren’s.

 

Greater London

University College London Hospital runs a Xiapex clinic and offers a range of surgical options, Ms Anthea Davy.

Mr Francis Lam is an Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who carries out Needle Aponeurotomy, Collagenase injections, primary and revision Surgery in London and Surrey.

In the Royal Free Hospital Ms Barbara Jemec  and Mr Norbert Kang treat Dupuytren’s.

The London Hand Clinic offers fasciectomy and collagenase injections.

Ms Effie Katsarma is a plastic surgeon working in Chelsea and Westminster  hospital and treats mainly Dupuytren’s but also Ledderhose.

Mr Elliot Sorene provides surgery and Collagenase injections in London

In London, Sussex, Surrey,  and Kent Mr Asit Khandwala performs  Xiapex injections, fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy, either private or NHS.

Mr Boyd Goldie is a Hand Surgeon working in Holly House Hospital and  Spire Roding Hospital, Ilford Essex. He performs Percutaneous Needle Aponeurotomy and Surgery for Dupuytren’s disease.

In Guildford a team of expert consultants runs the Guildford Upper Limb Clinic.

 

South East

Mr Harry Belcher provides Collagenase injections in East Grinstead, West Sussex.

In Maidstone, Kent Prof Bijayendra Singh performs surgery and other procedures for Dupuytren’s, private and NHS.

Oxford University Hand and Wrist Service with Mr H Giele and other specialist surgeons perform PNF and other treatments for Dupuytren’s (surgery, collagenase)

In Oxford the Oxford Hand Clinic offers a range of treatments.

The Horder Centre in Crowborough, East Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections, both private and NHS. Please click on the ‘Experts’ tab to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The Horder Centre.

The McIndoe Centre in East Grinstead, West Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections. Please click here to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The McIndoe Centre.

In Southampton, Lymington, Winchester and Jersey Prof David Warwick runs specialist hand clinics.

The Isle of Wight- Mr Daniel Gheorghiu has an interest in Dupuytren’s Disease. He offers PNF, Xiapex injections, limited fasciectomy and dermo-fasciectomy.

 

South West

Mr Philip Sauvé is an Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Portsmouth area, who performs Dupuytren’s Contracture release including minimally invasive techniques (Needle Aponeurotomy or percutaneous needle fasciotomy).

The Bristol Hand Clinic offers needle release and surgery done by Mr Bhatia.

(North) Bristol NHS Mr Henderson treats Dupuytren’s, PNF, Xiapex and surgery.

Somerset- TauntonMr Andrew Clarke preforms PNF as well as fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s.

In Maidstone, Kent Prof Bijayendra Singh performs surgery and other procedures for Dupuytren’s, private and NHS.

Bath, Reading, London – several hospitals – Donald Sammut performs needle release and open surgery, also for difficult and recurring cases.

Dorset, PooleMr Jeremy Southgate.

In Dorchester, Dorset Mr Sean Walsh performs surgery and Xiapex injections for Dupuytren’s.

In Swindon Mr Ian Lowdon performs open surgery, PNF and Xiapex for Dupuytren’s, both NHS and private.

In Southampton, Lymington, Winchester and Jersey Prof David Warwick runs specialist hand clinics.

 

Paediatric cases- children

Only with a special paediatric training are surgeons allowed to treat children. Here are a few with experience in Dupuytren’s who can also treat youngsters:

In Edinburgh Mr Wee Leon Lam treats Dupuytren and child patients.

Mr Maxim D Horwich in Chelsea and Westminster treats Dupuytren’s and patients under 16.

The Chelsea and Westminster NHS Hospital has specialists who treat Dupuytren’s and paediatric patients.

 

UK wide clinics

The BMI Hand and Wrist teams, currently running clinics all over the country.

Many Spire hospitals run hand-and wrist clinics all over the country

 

 

 

Radiotherapy (for Dupuytren and Ledderhose):

 

 

Scotland

In the Beatson Centre in Glasgow patients from West Scotland can receive radiation treatment for Ledderhose (and Dupuytren’s). Patients from other parts of Scotland can ask their clinicians to apply but are not guaranteed to be accepted. Clinicians are to contact Mr Schipani for more information.

 

England several locations

The Dupuytren’s Practice, Dr. Richard Shaffer offers  private radiotherapy treatment.

They have a good choice of clinics throughout England, amongst which: Guildford (both at Royal Surrey  Hospital and at Mount Alvernia Hospital), Portsmouth, BirminghamNottingham, Milton Keynes, Oxford, Chelmsford, Elstree, Maidstone, Southampton, Windsor

The initial consultation can be done in Guildford or Nottingham. Dr Shaffer treats both Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose patients. He can be contacted via his secretary: Ms Sue Verschoyle  sue.verschoyle@genesiscare.co.uk  phone 01483 806018.

In the Beatson Centre in Glasgow patients from West Scotland can receive radiation treatment for Ledderhose. Patients from other parts of Scotland can ask their clinicians to apply but are not guaranteed to be accepted. Clinicians are to contact Mr Schipani for more information.

North East 

In Middlesbrough in the James Cook University Hospital Dr Hans van der Voet has treated several DD patients on the NHS, although funding is tight so NHS treatment is not always possible.

In North Staffordshire Professor Murray Brunt treats Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose patients on the NHS in Keele University Hospital of North Staffordshire and private in Nuffield Health Hospital, mainly referrals from Stoke or Stafford Hand clinics.

North West

The Christie Hospital in Manchester. Dr James Wylie has an interest in the treatment of Dupuytren’s Disease with radiotherapy and in some cases treatment on the NHS can be arranged after referral and if NHS funding has been assured. Private treatment is also possible.

In the Royal Preston Hospital Dr Graham Read performs radiotherapy on Ledderhose patients, and  Dupuytren Disease as well, on the NHS after referral from a podiatrist or hand surgeon, or GP.

East of England 

The Nuffield Health Cambridge Cancer Care Radiotherapy department offers radiotherapy for Ledderhose ( and presumably Dupuytren’s too), mainly private but they accept NHS referrals as well.

Greater London

Cancer Centre London have Dupuytren’s specialists based in Wimbledon, London. Dr John Glees and his team provide the treatment, mainly private. They also treat Peyronie’s patients and Ledderhose.

Guy’s hospital in London, Mr Morris is happy to treat patients on the NHS.

University College Hospital Macmillan Cancer Centre in London offers radiotherapy for Ledderhose (and presumably Dupuytren’s as well).

South West

Royal Devon and Exeter Oncology centre, (Dr. Andrew Goodman). This hospital provides radiotherapy treatment for Dupuytren’s on the NHS for those with a GP referral.

In Bristol is a private radiotherapy centre in the Spire Hospital where Dr Peter Falk provides radiotherapy to Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose patients. He can be contacted by email: work@ciderfarm.com or phone: 0117 9707893 (secretary). The address is 300 Park Avenue, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4SY (hospital phone number 01454 456500)

 

South East

Poole Hospital, (Dr Robert Perrick Crellin). This Hospital was the first in the UK to provide radiotherapy for Dupuytren’s on the NHS, and still treats patients, though no longer on the NHS.

Southend University Hospital Dr Krishnaswamy Madhavan treats Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose after NHS referral (GP referral is enough).

Colchester General hospital Dr Vivienne Loo is able to treat NHS (after referral by a hand surgeon such as Mr Matthew Hynes) or private patients for early Dupuytren’s Disease and now also accepts NHS referrals from other areas of the country after referral from a hand surgeon.

 

 

Ireland

In Ireland radiotherapy for Dupuytren’s is performed by Prof Frank Sullivan in Galway.

 

 

 

Needle aponeurotomy (PNF)

Scotland

Edinburgh – Edinburgh Clinic – Ms Dominique Davidson .

Glasgow – NHS and private – Mr Mark Broadbent

In Perth, Scotland Mr Simon J Thomas performs PNF, Xiapex, LF and dermofasciectomy for Dupuytren’s contracture, NHS and private.

WALES

Wales, Cardiff – NHS and private –  Mr  Andrew Logan

Ms Louisa Banks is a consultant in Glan Clwyd NHS Hospital in North Wales. She performs fasciectomy, dermofasciectomy, needle aponeurotomy and collagenase.

HUMBERSIDE

Hull –  Hull plastic surgeons –  NHS and private -Mr  James Heaney,  Mr Muhammed Riaz

NORTH WEST

Chester the Grosvenor Hospital and NHS Mr Ian Harvey

Mr Mike Hayton performs PNF as well as surgery and Xiapex for Dupuytren’s. He works NHS and private.

In Wythenshaw, South Manchester Ms Ladan Hajipour offers surgery and PNF treatment for Dupuytren’s Disease on the NHS, and in Cheadle and Wilmslow in a private practice setting.

In Salford and Manchester Mr Zaf Naqui offers needle release, collagenase and surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

In Manchester, the Salford Royal NHS trust and in a clinic in Cyprus Mr Constantinos Kritiotis performs PNF.

Blackburn, Clitheroe and Preston in North West England, in the Lancashire Hand Clinic Mr Fizan Younis offers collagenase, PNF, limited fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy to Dupuytren patients. (NHS and private)

COUNTY DURHAM

In the Durham area Mr Auyeung performs PNF and all forms of surgery as well as collagenase for patients that qualify.

NORTH EAST

Leeds – NHS and private – Mr Daniel Thornton

Sheffield NHS hospital has a specialised hand centre where Ms Kelly, Ms Gill Rose and others perform surgery , PNF and collagenase injections.

In Bradford and in Bingley, Mr Russ Jeffers offers PNF, Xiapex and all forms of more invasive surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

In Leeds Mr Donald Dewar and the other consultants in the plastic surgery Department who specialise in hand treatments in the Leeds NHS Hospitals regularly perform surgery and PNF for Dupuytren’s contracture.

EAST MIDLANDS

Derby – Pulvertaft  Hand Centre – Mr Peter Russell, Mr Chris Bainbridge, Mr Tim Cresswell, Ms Mary O’Brien, Mr Dan Armstrong

Derby – Nuffield Health -Ms Mary O’Brien, Mr Dan Armstrong

Derby Private Health Mr Tim Cresswell

Midlands, several hospitals Mr. Dalvi Humzah Nottinghamshire, Kings Mill Hospital   Mr Dan Armstrong

In Nottingham Prof Tim Davis treats Dupuytren’s Disease NHS and private, with limited fasciectomy and PNF.

WEST MIDLANDS

West Midlands, Birmingham – NHS and private –  Mr Bhuvaneshwar Machani

Birmingham NHS and in the Priory Hospital Mr Michael Craigen

Mr Anindya Lahiri is a consultant Plastic and Hand surgeon in Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield and Solihull area who specialises in treatment for Dupuytren’s disease, including collagenase injections, needle fasciotomy and surgery.

Coventry and Warwickshire – university hospitals and private Matt Venus

Hereford – Hereford County Hospital – Mr Frank Sibly

Stratford – private– Mr Matt Stanislas

Southampton – NHS Mr David Warwick

Hereford –County Hospital – Mr Frank Sibly, Mr David Powers

Oxford University Hand and Wrist Service with Mr H Giele and other specialist surgeons

Oxford University Hospitals and Spire Parkway Mr G Shyamalan

EAST OF ENGLAND

West Hertfordshire hospital (NHS) and Spire Harpenden and Bushey Mr Jeremy Read

In Hertfordshire, in the Lister and the New Queen Elizabeth II hospital, Mr Foiz Ahmed performs PNF treatments.

CAMBRIDGESHIRE

Mulberry Private Healthcare in Hitchinbrook Hospital, Huntingdon offers PNF by their surgeons.

LONDON

London – Guy’s and St Thomas Hospital, London Hand Clinic – Mr Sam Gidwani

London – several hospitals, NHS and private , – Rupert Eckersley

London/Surrey – NHS and private – Francis Lam

London, Dr C. Rowland Payne at The London Clinic has a lot of experience with the procedure.

In the Royal Free Hospital in London Mr Norbert Kang uses PNF both private and on the NHS.

In Barts Hospital in London and the London NHS trust Mr Darriush Nikkhah performs PNF on Dupuytren’s Contractures.

University  College London Hospital runs a Xiapex clinic and offers a range of surgical options, Ms Anthea Davy

In London, Sussex, Surrey, Maidstone and Kent Mr Oliver Harley performs needle aponeurotomy, Xiapex injections, fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy, either private or NHS.

London/Essex – Holly House and Spire Hospitals– Mr Boyd Goldie

Guildford Upper Limb Clinic offers needle aponeurotomy

Giles Bantick uses collagenase, needle aponeurotomy and fasciectomy in London and the South East

Buckinghamshire – private and NHS – Mr Andy Hacker

Buckinghamshire –  private and NHS Mr Anthony (Tony) Heywood

Bath, Reading, London – several hospitals – Mr Donald Sammut

In Windsor in ‘The Hand ClinicMr David M Evans

Mrs Valerie Nunez at Frimley Health (NHS) in Surrey, and in Frimley and Kingston Upon Thames, private.

North London and nearby places Mr Wimsey treats Dupuytren’s Contracture, and offers Needle Aponeurotomy amongst other options.

SOUTH EAST

Portsmouth – private – Mr Philip Sauvé

Mr Giles Bantick uses collagenase, needle aponeurotomy and fasciectomy in London and the South East.

Sussex – several hospitals private, NHS – Mrs Lisa Leonard

Sussex – EastGrinstead – Mr Harry Belcher

The Horder Centre in Crowborough, East Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections, both private and NHS. Please click on the ‘Experts’ tab to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The Horder Centre.

The McIndoe Centre in East Grinstead, West Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections. Please click here to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The McIndoe Centre.

In London, Sussex, Surrey, Maidstone and Kent Mr Oliver Harley performs needle aponeurotomy, Xiapex injections, fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy, either private or NHS.

South Epsom – general hospital – Mr Nick Little

The Isle of Wight- Mr Daniel Gheorghiu has an interest in Dupuytren’s Disease. He offers PNF, Xiapex injections, limited fasciectomy and dermo-fasciectomy.

SOUTH WEST

Portsmouth Frimley Park Hospital Mrs Valerie Nunez

Bath, Reading, London – several hospitals – Mr Donald Sammut  

(North) Bristol NHS Mr Henderson treats Dupuytren’s, PNF, Xiapex and surgery.

In Swindon Mr Ian Lowdon performs open surgery, PNF and Xiapex for Dupuytren’s, both NHS and private.

Dorset – Poole – Mr Jeremy Southgate

Somerset- TauntonMr Andrew Clarke preforms PNF as well as fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s.

The Bristol Hand Clinic offers needle release and surgery done by Mr Bhatia.

 

Ireland

Co Dublin Mr Philip Grieve works in Blackrock Clinic  co Dublin. He also performs collagenase injections and fasciectomy surgery.

In Dublin Professor Seán M Carroll performs needle release.

 

 

Xiapex

Some hospitals where collagenase injections are in use:

(NORTHERN) IRELAND

In Northern Ireland Mr Neville Thompson performs collagenase and surgery, in private clinics.

Co Dublin Mr Philip Grieve works in Blackrock Clinic, co Dublin, Ireland. He also performs needle fasciotomy and fasciectomy surgery.

WALES 

Glan Clwyd NHS hospital in North Wales, by Ms L Banks

Wales, Newport and Cardiff the Welsh Hand Clinic run by Mr Rogers

SCOTLAND

In Newcastle Mr Richard Milner uses Xiapex, both NHS and Private.

Nuffield Health, Glasgow. Mr Broadbent

Spire Hospitals Murrayfield and Shawfair Park, Edinburgh ( Mr Jeffrey Reid)

In Perth, Scotland Mr Simon J Thomas performs PNF, Xiapex, LF and dermofasciectomy for Dupuytren’s contracture, NHS and private.

BMI Ross Hall  hospital in Glasgow

BMI Ross Hall hospital in Glasgow, BMI the Lincoln

 

NORTH WEST 

In Salford and Manchester Mr Zaf Naqui offers needle release, collagenase and surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

Morecambe Bay University hospital, Mr Rahul Kakkar performs surgery and collagenase injections for Dupuytren’s.

Blackburn, Clitheroe and Preston in North West England, in the Lancashire Hand Clinic Mr Fizan Younis offers collagenase, PNF, limited fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy to Dupuytren patients. (NHS and private)

In Swindon Mr Ian Lowdon performs open surgery, PNF and Xiapex for Dupuytren’s, both NHS and private.

Cheshire Stretton Hospital

Spire Manchester Hospital, Spire

YORKSHIRE 

In Bradford and in Bingley, Mr Russ Jeffers offers PNF, Xiapex and all forms of more invasive surgery for Dupuytren’s Disease.

Sheffield NHS hospital has a specialised hand centre where Ms Kelly, Ms Gill Rose and
others perform surgery , PNF and collagenase injections.

NORTH EAST 

In County Durham Mr Auyeung uses Collagenase both private and in his NHS clinic for patients that meet the CCG criteria.

WEST MIDLANDS 

Birmingham, Royal Orthopedic Hospital  Mark Brewster and Mr Waldram

Birmingham, Queen Elizabeth hospital Michael Craigen,

Mr Anindya Lahiri is a consultant Plastic and Hand surgeon in Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield and Solihull area who specialises in treatment for Dupuytren’s disease, including collagenase injections, needle fasciotomy and surgery.

In Worcestershire Mr Andrew Mahon  performs collagenase injections, both private and on the NHS.

MIDLANDS 

Midlands, several hospitals Mr. Dalvi Humza

WEST MIDLANDS

Nuffield Health Hereford Hospital ( private)

Hereford County Hospital (NHS)

In Worcestershire and Warwickshire Ms Anna Moon is a hand orthopaedic surgeon who has extensive experience with Dupuytren’s, using surgery and Xiapex injections. She works both NHS and private.

EAST MIDLANDS 

Nottinghamshire, Kings Mill Hospital   Mr Dan Armstrong

Derby – Pulvertaft  Hand CentrePeter Russell, Chris Bainbridge, Dan Armstrong

EAST ANGLIA 

In Cambridge mr Ian Grant

Spire hospital in Cambridge

GREATER LONDON 

Guildford Orthopedics, done by Mr Magnussen and colleagues

The London Clinic by Mr Eliot Sorene

Giles Bantick uses collagenase, needle aponeurotomy and fasciectomy in London and the South East

University College London Hospital runs a Xiapex clinic and offers a range of surgical options, Ms Anthea Davy

Spire Gatwick Park, Surrey (Mr Asit Khandwala)

In London, Sussex, Surrey, Maidstone and Kent Mr Oliver Harley performs needle aponeurotomy, Xiapex injections, fasciectomy and dermofasciectomy, either private or NHS.

The London Hand Clinic offers fasciectomy and collagenase injections.

The Homerton Hospital in London offers Collagenase injections, performed by Mr Donal McCarthy. This is an NHS hospital.

SOUTH EAST 

Hampshire The Upper Limb Clinic run by Mr Peter Tomlinson

Southampton in Hampshire, Mr Philips offers Xiapex treatments as well as more traditional surgery for Dupuytren’s, private and in NHS settings.

The Horder Centre in Crowborough, East Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections, both private and NHS. Please click on the ‘Experts’ tab to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The Horder Centre.

The McIndoe Centre in East Grinstead, West Sussex offers surgery, PNF (NA) and collagenase injections. Please click here to see list of consultant hand surgeons at The McIndoe Centre.

On the Isle of Wight- Mr Daniel Gheorghiu has an interest in Dupuytren’s Disease. He offers PNF, Xiapex injections, limited fasciectomy and dermo-fasciectomy.

Giles Bantick uses collagenase, needle aponeurotomy and fasciectomy in London and the South East

South East, Tunbridge Wells, Spire hospital   by Mr Harry Belcher

SOUTH WEST 

Salisbury Hospital NHS offers Collagenase injections.

In Dorchester, Dorset Mr Sean Walsh performs surgery and Xiapex injections for Dupuytren’s.

(North) Bristol NHS Mr Henderson treats Dupuytren’s, PNF, Xiapex and surgery.

Bristol, Gloucestershire, private and NHS Cheltenham  Mr Jeremy Field.

 

 

 

Massage and physiotherapy

Stephen Jeffrey in Ealing offers massage and physiotherapy to help recude the pain and muscle spasms in Dupuytren’s patients, and aims to increase the range of movement in the affected hand and fingers.

In Wigan, North West Mr Kris Green uses S Jeffrey’s protocol to help Dupuytren’s patients, as well as using other techniques for frozen shoulder and other problems.

 

 

LEDDERHOSE DISEASE

Diagnostics

A GP with a special interest in Ledderhose Disease and special training in ultrasound diagnostics is Dr Markus Maiden, in Margate.

Radiotherapy

For a full list of radiotherapy clinics please look halfway this page, clinics that treat Dupuytren’s are likely to treat Ledderhose as well.

In the Beatson Centre in Glasgow patients from West Scotland can receive radiation treatment for Ledderhose (and Dupuytren’s). Patients from other parts of Scotland can ask their clinicians to apply but are not guaranteed to be accepted. Clinicians are to contact Mr Schipani for more information.

Dr. John Glees treats patients in London

Dr. Richard Shaffer treats Ledderhose patients in all his clinics, amongst which: Guildford (both at Royal Surrey Hospital and at Mont Alvernia Hospital), Southampton, Portsmouth, Elstree (North London), Wimbledon (South London), Birmingham, Nottingham, Milton Keynes, Oxford.

In North Staffordshire Professor Murray Brunt treats Dupuytrens and Ledderhose patients on the NHS in Keele University Hospital of North Staffordshire and private in Nuffield Health Hospital, mainly referrals from Stoke or Stafford Hand clinics.

In Bristol is a private radiotherapy centre in the Spire Hospital where Dr Peter Falk provides radiotherapy to Dupuytren’s and Ledderhose patients. He can be contacted by email: work@ciderfarm.com or phone: 0117 9707893 (secretary). The address is 300 Park Avenue, Aztec West, Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4SY (hospital phone number 01454 456500)

Surgery

Mr George Flanaghan a podiatric surgeon who works in Blackpool  and Northampton fits insoles, refers for radiotherapy and performs surgery, whichever seems the best for the patient.

In Edinburgh, both private and NHS, Mr Hisham Shalaby performs foot surgery for Ledderhose Disease.

In Swansea, Wales podiatrists at the DynamicMotionWales clinic have an interest in Ledderhose disease.

A podiatrist with an interest in Ledderhose Disease is Mr Steve Dodswell in Telford. His contact details are on his website.

Mr Derek Protheroe BSc, MSc is a specialist podiatrist working in musculoskeletal injuries with a special interest in Ledderhose syndrome. He works both privately (website) and within in the NHS, where a range of conservative treatment options can be discussed and referral for radiotherapy.

Mr Jim Carmichael in Peterborough and Stamford NHS trust is experienced in Plantar fibroma’s and offers surgery as well as possible referral for radiotherapy.

The London Foot and Ankle Clinic offers surgery for plantar fibroma’s.

Prof  Tim Briggs in Stanmore, Middlesex offers surgery for plantar fibroma’s as well as being willing to discuss referral for radiotherapy.

Ms Effie Katsarma is a plastic surgeon working in Chelsea and Westminster  hospital and treats mainly Dupuytren’s but also Ledderhose.

Ms Suzanne Taylor is a consultant podiatrist working in the London area.

Plantar Fibroma Surgery in Manchester

Mr Sam Singh surgeon in Kent and Chelsea.

Mr Asad Syed in Chester and Wrexham.

North Yorkshire Orthopedic Specialists Mr James Stanley and Mr Adam Budgen offers surgery.

Mr Mike Uglow is a foot and ankle specialist surgeon with experience with Ledderhose, who also treats children. He works in Southampton, Basingstoke and Jersey.

Surgery paediatric cases (children)

Mr Mike Uglow is a foot and ankle specialist surgeon with experience with Ledderhose, who also treats children. He works in Southampton, Basingstoke and Jersey.

Cryosurgery or laser

The Barn Clinic in  Sheffield offers cryosurgery and laser treatment for plantar fibroma.

Insoles

A company in London produces insoles to help cushion the fibroma.

 

Peyronie’s

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy is available at the Cancer Centre London They have specialists based in Wimbledon, London. Mr John Glees and his team provide radiotherapy for Peyronie’s, private only.

 

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