10th - 11th June 2021

Important Notice:

Unfortunately, due to the current COVID-19 crisis, we have had to postpone the 2020 course. We will reopen registration as soon as possible.


Aimed at senior trainees and junior consultants in Plastics and Orthopaedics.

Faculty : participant ratio is 1:2 with practical sessions using fresh frozen upper limbs. You will have the opportunity to perform all the operations yourselves with faculty guidance. Places are limited to 20 and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.


Course fee: £950. Includes course dinner, lunch and refreshments.

Advanced Hand & Wrist Course

Topics to be covered:

Nerve Decompression: ulnar, median/AIN, radial/PIN 

AIN to ulnar nerve transfer
Tendon transfers for median, ulnar and radial nerve palsy

Approaches to the wrist
Scaphoid fixation, bone grafting
Scapholunate ligament reconstruction
PRC, scaphoidectomy 4 corner fusion

MCPJ realignment and replacement
Correction of swan neck and Boutonnière deformities

IPJ fusions and arthroplasty
Extensor tendon reconstruction and transfers

Trapeziectomy, 1st CMCJ arthroplasty
Upper limb flap reconstruction

Course Directors

Lauren Uppal Plastic Surgeon
Lauren Uppal Plastic Surgeon
Matt James Plastic Surgeon
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We are pleased to announce that BFIRST have sponsored a surgeon to attend this course.

BFIRST (British Foundation for International Reconstructive Surgery & Training) is a UK registered charity which trains surgeons working in the poorest countries in the world to enable them to undertake reconstructive Plastic Surgery, releasing children and adults from the state of poverty and destitution associated with disability and deformity.

Applications for this funding will reopen soon for the next course.

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Course Venue

© 2018 Lauren Uppal

Dissecting Room

King’s College London

Hodgkin Building

Guy’s Campus

London SE1 1UL

The Shard

Shangri-La Hotel

31 St Thomas St

London SE1 9QU