Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
Member of British Elbow and Shoulder Society
Member of Medical Defence Union
Mr Richard Sinnerton is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Ashtead Hospital in Surrey who specialises in elbow and shoulder surgery. He treats all conditions of the shoulder and elbow including degenerate, traumatic and sports injuries. His clinical interests in the hand include Dupuytren's contracture, trigger finger and ganglions. He selects the best of the new medical technologies to use, alongside tried and tested traditional techniques to provide the best tailored answer for each individual's concerns. He has developed a global reputation for using Reverse Geometry Shoulder Replacements to treat some of the most complex and disabling shoulder problems for which, until a few years ago, there was no solution. He teaches other surgeons this technique and recently was invited by a leading orthopaedic journal to write the definitive article on shoulder replacement.
Mr Sinnerton trained as a doctor at St.Thomas' Hospital and as a specialist surgeon at St. Mary's Hospital in London. In 1996 he was selected to spend a year in Nice, France as Fellow to Professor Boileau who is widely recognised as one of the world's leading shoulder experts. It was this relationship that inspired him to become a shoulder surgeon. On returning to the UK he was appointed as a consultant at Ashford/St. Peters Hospital where he set up the very successful Upper Limb Unit.
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Recommended on 20/12/2016
Mr Sinnerton is a highly skilled, professional and ethical orthopaedic surgeon whom I have personally known for many years. He always gives a clear idea of the problem and options to deal with. All my patients who had dealings with Mr Sinnerton have given a very positive feedback. His results are comparable to the best upper limb surgeons in the country. I wish him all the luck.