Mr Dafydd Edwards, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Dafydd Edwards BSc, MB ChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MD (Res) DMCC RAMC

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

BSc, MB ChB, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MD (Res) DMCC RAMC
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MrDafydd Edwards,Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Edwards is a recommended Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon (Upper Limb)

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Areas of expertise

  • Carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Ganglion cyst treatment
  • Dupuytren’s disease
  • Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow
  • Sports injury to the hand, wrist and elbow
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Recommendations for Mr Edwards

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Sammy Hanna, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Taff is an outstanding surgeon with excellent expertise in managing the full spectrum of upper limb and hand disorders. He has a great bedside manner, and is universally highly regarded by both his patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending him to anyone needing an upper limb/hand opinion.

  • byMiss Homa Arshad, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Edwards encyclopaedic knowledge is matched by his ability to put patients at ease with his straight-talking gentle confidence. Patients I have referred to him report that they feel completely reassured and satisfied, for both straightforward and complex or unusual problems.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Excellent hand and upper limb surgeon. Taff manages the full spectrum of injuries and works in a top quality MDT structure. I send him many of my patients and will continue to do so. Highly respected colleague.

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    I have worked with Mr. Edwards for a number of years. He has a great rapport with his patients. He is an excellent surgeon, I would have no hesitation in recommending him to friends and family.

  • byMiss Claire Fitzgerald, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Edwards has extensive experience in Hand and Elbow surgery, and complex upper limb trauma. He is an excellent surgeon and colleague

  • byMr Francesc Malagelada, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Great wrist and elbow surgeon. I confidently refer patients for his trusted opinion and for the best cutting-edge treatments.

  • byMr Nick Aresti, Trauma & Orthopaedics (Upper Limb)

    Taff is one of the best hand surgeons around. Very knowledgeable, dedicated and skilled. Couldn’t recommend highly enough.

  • byMs Lauren Peacock, Physiotherapist

    Mr Dafydd Edwards is a really good hand and wrist surgeon.

  • byMr Sammy Hanna, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Taff is an outstanding surgeon with excellent expertise in managing the full spectrum of upper limb and hand disorders. He has a great bedside manner, and is universally highly regarded by both his patients and colleagues. I would not hesitate in recommending him to anyone needing an upper limb/hand opinion.

  • byMiss Homa Arshad, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Edwards encyclopaedic knowledge is matched by his ability to put patients at ease with his straight-talking gentle confidence. Patients I have referred to him report that they feel completely reassured and satisfied, for both straightforward and complex or unusual problems.

  • byMr Paul Culpan, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Excellent hand and upper limb surgeon. Taff manages the full spectrum of injuries and works in a top quality MDT structure. I send him many of my patients and will continue to do so. Highly respected colleague.

  • byMr Joshua Lee, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    I have worked with Mr. Edwards for a number of years. He has a great rapport with his patients. He is an excellent surgeon, I would have no hesitation in recommending him to friends and family.

  • byMiss Claire Fitzgerald, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Edwards has extensive experience in Hand and Elbow surgery, and complex upper limb trauma. He is an excellent surgeon and colleague

  • byMr Francesc Malagelada, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Great wrist and elbow surgeon. I confidently refer patients for his trusted opinion and for the best cutting-edge treatments.

  • byMr Nick Aresti, Trauma & Orthopaedics (Upper Limb)

    Taff is one of the best hand surgeons around. Very knowledgeable, dedicated and skilled. Couldn’t recommend highly enough.

  • byMs Lauren Peacock, Physiotherapist

    Mr Dafydd Edwards is a really good hand and wrist surgeon.

  • Address

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Available for patients, please call to arrange, W1U 5NY

    • The Princess Grace Hospital

      42-52 Nottingham Place, Marylebone, London, W1U 5NY

    • The London Clinic

      20 Devonshire Place, Marylebone, London, W1G 6BW

    • London Bridge Hospital

      27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR

    About Mr Dafydd Edwards

    GMC number: 4767853

    Year qualified: 2000

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Mr Dafydd 'Taff' Edwards is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at The Royal London Hospital, Barts Health where he offers care to severely injured patients as well as an elective service in Hand, Wrist and Elbow surgery. He has extensive experience in trauma and orthopaedics, plastic surgery, emergency medicine, and the care of military personnel with complex injuries.

    Mr Edwards graduated from Guy's and St. Thomas's Medical School in the year 2000. He has gained experience and training at the DGH and Trauma Centre Level and undertaken the yearlong prestigious British Society of Surgery to the Hand (BSSH), Advanced Training Fellowship based at Wrightington hospital, where he specialised in wrist/hand surgery, complex elbow reconstruction and peripheral nerve injury. He studied his research Doctorate at Imperial College London from 2014 to 2016 and was awarded The Alexander Medal Presented by Prince Richard, the Duke of Gloucester, The Premier Award of the British Army medical services for professional work of outstanding merit.

    Mr Edwards believes in pragmatic evidence-based clinically driven research and working with multiple teams of experts has provided him with the significant experience to look at any case from all perspectives. He has also been involved in teaching and research in many fields. He teaches the Master in Trauma course at Queen Mary College. He regularly publishes articles and contributes book chapters. He authored the 2019 edition of Gray’s Anatomy.

    Areas of expertise

    • Carpal and cubital tunnel syndrome
    • Complex trauma elbow reconstruction
    • Dupuytren’s disease
    • Ganglion cyst treatment
    • Nerve related and injury problems
    • Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow
    • Sports injury to the hand, wrist and elbow
    • Tendon/ligament repair and reconstruction
    • Trauma – fracture treatment
    • Upper limb nerve injury and problems
    • Wide awake surgery

    Professional memberships

    General Medical Council

    Articles by Mr Dafydd Edwards

    Heterotopic ossification

    Surgical management of musculoskeletal trauma

    Wide-awake wrist and small joints arthroscopy of the hand

    Treating slap ii lesions with sham surgery

    Importance of consistent datasets in musculoskeletal modelling

    The contribution of the posterolateral capsule to elbow joint stability

    Injury risk of interphalangeal and metacarpophalangeal joints under impact loading

    Prophylaxis for blood-borne diseases

    Doomed to go in company with miserable pain

    Other specialists recommended by Mr Edwards

  • Mr Steven Millington, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Steve is a fantastic colleague and a well-respected orthopaedic surgeon. His attention to detail results in excellent surgical outcomes.

  • Mr Francesc Malagelada, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Recommended orthopaedic surgeon

  • Mr Paul Harnett, Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Paul is a highly experienced and respected trauma surgeon. He works at a London Teaching Hospital and Major Trauma Centre where he delivers exceptional care.