Mr David Butt

BSc(Hons), MBBS, MSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

Mr David Butt is Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon. His practice encompasses all aspects of shoulder and elbow surgery, from arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery to complex reconstructive and revision procedures. 

 

Clinical Interests

Shoulder disorders:

  • arthritis
  • sports injuries
  • rotator cuff tears
  • shoulder joint dislocations and instability
  • labral tears
  • SLAP lesions
  • fractures
  • acromio-clavicular joint (ACJ) disruptions
  • subacromial impingement
  • bursitis
  • calcific tendonitis
  • frozen shoulder
  • biceps tendon disorders

Elbow disorders:

  • arthritis
  • stiffness
  • fractures and dislocations
  • ligament injuries
  • biceps tendon ruptures
  • tennis and golfer’s elbow (epicondylitis)
  • ulnar nerve neuropathy (cubital tunnel syndrome)

 

Year Qualified

2004

 

NHS Base

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust 

Mr David Butt

BSc(Hons), MBBS, MSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

 

Mr David Butt’s practice encompasses all aspects of shoulder and elbow surgery, from arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery to complex reconstructive and revision procedures. His NHS base is the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital (RNOH, Stanmore), where he sees patients referred from across the country for the management of complex instability, infection and revision joint replacement.

 

He qualified from Guy’s, King’s and St Thomas’ London Medical School achieving a BSc in Neuroscience alongside his MBBS medical qualification. During his Orthopaedic Training in London and the South East of England, he completed an MSc in Orthopaedic Science at the University of Brighton.

 

Mr David Butt has undertaken two specialist fellowships at world renowned institutions of Guy’s Hospital London and at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, with special emphasis on complex shoulder and elbow reconstruction. He was awarded the prestigious Watanabe Travelling Fellowship in 2017 and used this opportunity to visit Specialists of arthroscopic shoulder surgery at National Centres of Excellence.

Mr David Butt

BSc(Hons), MBBS, MSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

 

British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS)

British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)

Royal College of Surgeons, England (RCS)

Watanabe Club

Hospital Consultants and Specialists Association (HCSA)

General Medical Council (GMC)

Mr David Butt

BSc(Hons), MBBS, MSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

 

Meet Mr David Butt

Mr David Butt tells us about his NHS practice and his private practice, and how he enjoys his spare time.

 

About Elbow Pain

In this series of short videos Mr David Butt talks through what a patient can expect when they come to see him for a consultation about their elbow pain and explains how a diagnosis is reached. He tells us the common causes of elbow pain and what treatments might be recommended.

 

What can a patient expect when the come to see you with elbow pain?

 

What are the common causes of elbow pain and what treatments are available?

 

What should I do if I am concerned about my elbow?

 

About Shoulder Pain

Mr David Butt talks about the complexity of the shoulder joint, the common causes of shoulder pain, and the non-surgical and surgical treatments often recommended.

 

Can you explain the complexities of the shoulder joint?

 

What are the most common causes of shoulder pain?

 

What non-surgical treatments are available for shoulder pain?

 

What types of surgery are available for shoulder pain?

 

What should I do if I am worried about my shoulder?

Mr David Butt, Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon
Hospital Information

Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital

Tel: 01707 443 333

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