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Consultant Profile

Mr Christopher Gibbons

Consultant orthopaedic surgeon

Mr Gibbons specialises in upper limb surgery -shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand, as well as post trauma reconstruction.

He has over ten years’ experience in upper limb surgery and general trauma, having been appointed as a consultant with the trust in 2003. Prior to taking up this post he undertook extensive higher training in specialist centres in Leeds (for hands), Edinburgh (for the shoulder) and in Boston in the United States (for upper limb trauma and reconstruction).

He is actively involved in education and is a higher surgical trainer on the Northern Deanery Training Program. Outside of the trust he is an accredited orthopaedic consultant in the Army Medical Service.


Mr Gibbons sees patients in Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals as well as Ponteland Medical Group.