About Mr Raminder Singh

  • Raminder is a UK-trained Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, with a special interest in surgery of the Upper Limb.
  • He is a General Medical Council (GMC) Registered Medical Practioner.
  • Raminder has completed his Specialist Training receiving Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training in the UK in April 2006.
  • He is on the General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register.
  • He strongly believes in Evidence-based treatment for all conditions.
  • Raminder monitors his surgical results. His readmission rates are lower than the national average

Present Appointments

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Spire Yale Hospital, Wrexham, United Kingdom.
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, Wrexham, United Kingdom.
  • Honorary Clinical Teacher, Cardiff University
Mr Raminder Singh - Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mr Raminder Singh

Surgical and Clinical Responsibilities

  • I am presently in full-time National Health Service (NHS) employment and part-time private practice in the north-west of the United Kingdom.
  • I specialise in Upper Limb and Peripheral Nerve Surgery i.e. surgery of the Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand and Peripheral Nerves.
    • I routinely perform Shoulder Arthroscopic surgery for Shoulder, Impingement, Rotator Cuff tears, Instability and Stiffness. I also perform Shoulder Arthroplasty. I also treat proximal humerus and other upper limb injuries.
    • I treat all elbow conditions regularly performing Elbow Arthroscopic procedures and Elbow Arthroplasty.
    • Sixty to Seventy percent of my practice is Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
    • I treat wrist fractures and their sequelae. I also perform Wrist Arthroscopic procedures and treat Carpal Instability. I also treat Hand Injuries, Scaphoid Fractures and Dupuytren’s disease.
    • I undertake operations for Nerve Injuries, Nerve Compression Syndromes and Brachial Plexus Injuries.
  • I undertake, on average, four Out-patients clinics a week. During these I see patients with Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist, Hand and Peripheral Nerve problems.
  • I participate in on-call rota for all orthopaedic trauma. When on-call I manage patients with injuries to the Upper Limb, Lower Limb and Spine.

Academic Qualifications

  • Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training, 2006.
  • Full General Medical Council Registration Number 4492403
  • FRCS (Tr. and Orth.), November 2001 Intercollegiate Board, Royal College of Surgeons, United Kingdom
  • Diplomate National Board (Orthopaedics) June 1994 National Academy of Medical Sciences. Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India.
  • Master of Surgery in Orthopaedics (M.S.) December 1993 Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.
  • M.B.B.S., March 1991 Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Membership of Learned Societies

  • I am a Member of the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA).
  • I am a Member of the British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS).
  • I am a Member of the Medical Protection Society (MPS).
  • I am a Member of the British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH).
  • Member of the British Medical Association

Academic Distinctions

  • Best Poster – Welsh Orthopaedic Society Meeting 2012. The Surgical Treatment of Post-surgical and Post-traumatic Neuropathic pain.
  • Best Paper presented at the British Society for Surgery of the Hand Autumn Meeting 2004. ‘Ligament attachments to the Scaphoid Bone: A study in 32 Cadaver Wrists.’ M Roberts, R Singh, J Compson, S Hall.
  • Best Poster, ‘‘Arthroscopy of the Pisotriquetral Joint through Standard Portals’. A Arya, R Kulshreshtha, G Kakarala, S Reddy, R Singh and J Compson. Presented at Southeast Thames Orthopaedic Meeting, April 2006.
  • Second Prize Poster, ‘The Anatomy of the Distal Biceps Tendon and its insertion’. R Singh, R Kulshreshtha, J Sinha and S Hall. Presented at Southeast Thames Orthopaedic Meeting, April 2006.
  • I successfully completed the Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Course at King’s College Hospital, in April 2004.
  • I received a Gold medal in Orthopaedic-radiology, at the Annual Meeting of the UP Chapter of the Indian Orthopaedic Association, 1993.
  • I was awarded the Best Intern prize for commendable rural work, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, 1990.
  • I received the Late Dr. D.J. Mukherjee prize from the Varanasi Chapter of the Indian Medical Association. 1990.