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Mr Frank Sibly

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Job Title: Consultant Hand and Upper Limb Surgeon


  • Qualified in 1982 from University of London
  • Senior Orthopaedic Registrar in Derby with 6 months in Professor Burke's Hand Unit

Consultant since 1993

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Outpatient Services

Clinic Day Location
Orthopaedic Clinic Monday afternoon
Wednesday morning and afternoon
The County Hospital
Fracture Clinic Wednesday morning The County Hospital

One-stop/ambulatory services

Direct access carpal tunnel surgery clinic

Mr Sibly and Tonia Chester run the direct access carpal tunnel clinic (DACT) every month at Belmont Clinic, on a Friday Morning.  This clinic can be booked by your GP once certain criteria are fulfilled.  We assess and operate on your carpal tunnel on the same day.

XIAPEX TREATMENT for Dupuytrens Contractures

We administer this drug by injection and manipulate the Dupuytrens tissue in outpatients clinic at Hereford County Hospital


Inpatient and Day Case Services

Mr Sibly and his team operate Monday morning and all day Tuesday.

Procedures Performed Conditions Treated
Finger Hand wrist elbow and shoulder arthritis joint replacement
Wrist problems limited wrist fusion
Ulnar shortening
Radial osteotomy
Trapezial arthritis Trapezectomy +/- implant
Post traumatic non-unions, eg scaphoid, shoulder Bone graft and fixation
Rheumatoid Arthritis Replacement surgery
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Carpal tunnel release
Dupuytrens Contracture Palmar fasciectomy/ Xiapex injections
Recurrent dislocation Arthroscopic Stabilisation
Ulnar nerve entrapment Ulnar nerve transposition
Trigger finger and thumb Trigger finger release

Shoulder Impingement

Arthroscopic acromioplasty

Calcific tendonitis

Mini excision

Rotator Cuff tear

Arthroscopic/mini-open repair

Shoulder osteoarthritis

Shoulder replacement

Acromio-clavicular arthritis

Arthroscopic excision

Bicipital tendonitis

Arthroscopic tenotomy

Frozen shoulder

Manipulation/Arthroscopic capsulotomy

Rotator Cuff large tear/arthropathy

Delta reverse polarity shoulder/ Graft Jacket repair

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