Curriculum Vitae of Mr Harry Lyall

The consultant orthopaedic surgeon for finger, hand and wrist fractures


  • Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Sub Specialty

  • Hand and Wrist Surgery

Areas of Expertise/Specialist Interests

  • Assessment, investigation and treatment of all aspects of hand and wrist disorders including carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, trigger thumb, de Quervain’s disease, wrist ganglions, other ganglions, Dupuytren’s disease and Dupuytren’s contracture, osteoarthritis of the basal joint of the thumb, osteoarthritis of the fingers, osteoarthritis of the wrist, Kienboeck’s disease, scaphoid fractures, scaphoid fracture non-unions, distal radial fractures and Colles’ fractures, and other hand and finger fractures and injuries.


  • BA(Hons) Cambridge University 1982
  • MA Cambridge University 1985
  • MB BChir Cambridge University and St Thomas’s Hospital Medical School 1985
  • FRCS Edinburgh 1990
  • FRCS England 1990
  • FRCS(Orthopaedics) Edinburgh 1995

Training Posts

  • Registrar and Senior Registrar Cambridge and East Anglia 1990 – 1996 (Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Ipswich Hospital)
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand Senior Registrar Fellowship 1993 – 1994 (St Andrew’s Hospital, Billericay, and Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge)
  • Fellow in Trauma and Wrist Surgery, University Clinic, Innsbruck, Austria, 1996


  • Cambridge Orthopaedic Prize 1993

Consultant Post

  • Appointed Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery to Broomfield Hospital and Black Notley Orthopaedic Hospital 1996