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Mr David A Cairns

Mr David A Cairns

Aberdeen Orthopaedics LLP

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery 04442666

 

  • Bupa Platinum consultant
  • Fee assured
  • Open Referral network
Overview
Bupa Platinum consultant
Fee assured
Open Referral network

Specialises in

  • Hand & Wrist
  • Shoulder & Elbow

Offers

  • Face-to-face consultations
  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

Senior Orthopaedic & Trauma surgeon with 15 years of Consultant experience. Active interest in research and education.

FRCS examiner and Director of North of Scotland Training Programme in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Areas of interest

Shoulder surgery with a specialist interest in arthroscopy, rotator cuff injuries, instability surgery and joint replacement.

Elbow surgery and management of tendinopathy eg tennis or golfer's elbow

Hand surgery - carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's surgery and arthritis

Medical secretaries

Anaesthetists worked with

My qualifications & training
My private practice
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - unilateral - (5-50)

    Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • T7481

    Autologous blood injection for tendinopathy with/without dry needling and ultrasound guidance - (5-50)

    Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • W9050

    Shoulder hydrodistension +/- image guidance - (5-50)

    Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • A6510

    Carpal tunnel release (open) - (5-50)

    Albyn Hospital (5-50)

  • W9040

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa - unilateral - (5-50)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • W7872

    Arthroscopic arthrolysis of shoulder contracture +/- manipulation/injection - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • W8193

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • S0656

    Removal of lipoma - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • T7982

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression and rotator cuff repair (including arthroscopic procedures in glenohumeral joint) - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • W0890

    Excision distal clavicle (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • W0282

    Total excision of trapezium - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

  • W7714

    Primary open or arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation procedure (including labral/SLAP/tendon repair) - (1-5)

    Albyn Hospital (1-5)

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