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Mr Nick Little

First name(s)
About me
Mr Nick Little is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in shoulder and upper limb surgery.
Claire Scott
01372 73 6388
01372 73 5288
Undergraduate training
Manchester University 1994-1999. MB ChB
Postgraduate training
Basic surgical training in Fremantle, Western Australia (2000-02) and Portsmouth NHS Trust (2002-04).
MSc in Surgical Science, University College London, 2005
Higher Surgical Training, South West Thames 2005-2011
Professional career
Mr Nick Little completed his higher surgical training in 2011. During this time he completed a trauma and upper limb fellowship at Waikato Trauma Unit in New Zealand and was a basic science research fellow at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore.
He has been extensively trained by Mr D Mok and continued his shoulder and elbow training at Guildford and East Surrey.
He has published extensively and presented both nationally and internationally on orthopaedic trauma and shoulder and elbow surgery.
He is an examiner at St Georges Medical School and completing a Postgraduate Diploma in Medical Education.
Prizes, memberships and fellowships
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh)
Member of the British Orthopaedic Association
Member of the New Zealand Orthopaedic Association
Member of the British Elbow and Shoulder Society
Conditions treated
All shoulder and upper limb pathology
General and upper limb trauma (including hand)
Procedures performed
All surgical procedures to the shoulder and upper limb including:

Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
Arthroscopic stabilisation
Arthoscopic stabilisation of acromioclavicular joint
Arthroscopic acromioclavicular joint excision
Arthroscopic subacromial decompression
Arthroscopic release of frozen shoulder
Arthroscopic excision of calcium
Open stabilisation (laterjet)
Arthroscopic biceps tenodesis / SLAP repair
Total shoulder replacement
Shoulder resurfacing
Reverse total shoulder replacement

Distal biceps repair
Arthroscopic and open elbow release (for contracture)
Arthroscopic removal of loose bodies and synovitis
Tennis and golfer elbow release
Total elbow replacement
Nerve decompression at elbow

Carpal tunnel decompression
Trigger finger release
Ganglion excision
De Quervains release
Dupuytrons surgery (open and needle)
Non union Scaphoid fixation

All trauma procedures to shoulder and upper limb.
Outpatient services
Alternate Monday am elective clinic (Epsom)
Tuesday am fracture clinic (Epsom)
Thursday pm elective clinic (Leatherhead)
Inpatient and day case services
Inpatient trauma services at St Helier Hospital.
Day case and inpatient orthopaedic services at Epsom Hospital.
Record last modified 27/03/2012

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