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Mr Ewan Bigsby - Orthopaedics

Mr Ewan Bigsby is an orthopaedic surgeon in Gloucester who specialises in upper limb surgery

Based at: Winfield Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Shoulder conditions: Rotator cuff tears, shoulder impingement / bursitis, frozen shoulder, shoulder instability / dislocation, labral injuries, SLAP tears, long head of biceps inflammation and injury, acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) arthritis, ACJ injury, shoulder arthritis.

Elbow conditions: Cubital tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, distal biceps tendon rupture, elbow stiffness, elbow loose bodies, elbow arthritis and pain.

Hand & wrist conditions: Carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytrens disease, trigger finger / thumb, ganglia in the hand and wrist, base of thumb arthritis, TFCC injuries, hand and wrist arthritis.


Academic background

Mr Ewan Bigsby FRCS (Tr&Orth), is an orthopaedic surgeon who specialises in upper limb surgery. He treats both sports and degenerative conditions affecting the soft tissues and joints of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. He has an interest in teaching and training, and has completed a Masters degree in Medical Education at Bristol University. He also has a PhD and continues his research interests, publishing regularly on all aspects of trauma and orthopaedics, including shoulder and elbow replacement surgery. He holds a consultant post at Cheltenham General and Gloucester Royal Hospitals.

Mr Bigsby completed his undergraduate and initial postgraduate training in London before moving out of the capital. He undertook his higher orthopaedic training in the South-West, working in hospitals throughout Bristol and the surrounding area. Having completed his orthopaedic training, he spent a year in Christchurch, New Zealand gaining additional experience in both trauma and upper limb surgery, which included advanced arthroscopic techniques as well as open surgery.


Professional Memberships

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of England

Member of British Shoulder & Elbow Society

Member of Medical Defence Union


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