Wye Valley Trust Coronavirus

Changes to visiting arrangements. For more details visit our Coronavirus page

Search Wye Valley NHS Trust


The Trauma and Orthopaedic Department at Wye Valley NHS Trust assesses and treats disorders of bone, joint, muscle, tendon, ligaments and nerves. This includes fractures, arthritis and sports injuries.

Outline of the Department

For more information please click on the required service below.

Orthopaedic consultants

Other Clinicians

Locum consultants

  • Mr Huw Williams – upper limb
  • Mr Abdalla Jawad – Lower limb 

The department

Outpatient services consist of nine consultant surgeon teams, which include, specialist registrars, staff grade and middle grade surgeons and an orthopaedic physiotherapist practitioner (upper limb/spinal).  The plaster room is also located within orthopaedic outpatients.  We work closely with the physiotherapy and occupational therapy units.

Orthopaedic inpatients are seen and stay on Teme ward.  

Links with Other Departments

The department has close links with:

  • Radiology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Orthotics
  • Day case unit

Mr Iain Bissell
Medical secretary: Lucy Ashton
(01432) 364183

Mr Darren Clark
Medical secretary : Imogen Preece
(01432) 364032

Mr Laith Majeed
Medical secretary : Teresa Woodman
(01432) 364422

Mr Matthew Oakley
Medical secretary : Teresa Woodman
(01432) 364422

Mr Chris Paliobeis
Medical secretary : Imogen Preece
(01432) 364438

Mr Vijai Ranawat
Medical secretary : Laura Beynon
(01432) 364438

Mr Peter Shewell
Medical secretary : Rebecca Sim
(01432) 364181

Mr David Powers
Medical secretary : Rebecca Sim
(01432) 364181

Mr Chandra Rao
Medical secretary : Jo Brindle
(01432) 364204

Mr Vish Kumar
Medical Secretary: Jo Brindle
(01432) 364204

Ms Tonia Chester 
Orthopaedic Physiotherapist Practitioner
Medical secretary : Lucy Ashton
(01432) 364183

Contact Details

Plaster Room
(01432) 364457

Fracture Clinic
(01432) 372929 or (01432) 355444 ext. 1853

(01432) 355444 ext. 1849


Useful Links

British Orthopaedic Association
British Orthopaedic Association website

  American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
A website with some useful information about general orthopaedic issues

An interesting website giving some relevant information about the conditions we treat
Dupuytren Society

Dupuytren Society website

© Wye valley NHS Trust 2023