Hospital: One Hatfield Hospital
Tel: 01707 443 459
Contact the Hospital About Mr Harpal Singh Uppal
Mr Harpal Singh Uppal
BA, MA, BMBCh, Msc, MRCS (Eng), FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics)
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Mr Harpal Uppal is an expert in the treatment of complex shoulder and elbow sports injuries and is particularly interested in helping patients recover quicker by using advanced arthroscopic (keyhole) treaments.
Specialist in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
He is an Oxford graduate and completed his early surgical training in the Oxford region. Mr Uppal undertook higher specialist training in trauma and orthopaedics in the West Midlands deanery, gaining expert training in trauma and elective surgery in University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire.
Mr Uppal was selected for and successfully completed three very prestigious and internationally well recognised fellowships in Exeter and in Bristol. Over these 18 months, he gained specialist advanced training, making him an expert in arthroscopic and open surgery of the shoulder, elbow and wrist.
Mr Harpal Uppal is happily married and has a keen interest in football.
Mr Uppal has published extensively in peer reviewed journals and is thus the research lead for the department. He has a master’s degree in evidence-based orthopaedic surgery from the University of Warwick and has an interest in the development of artificial intelligence-driven machine vision systems to aid in the treatment of patients with shoulder and elbow disorders. Mr Uppal uses his in-depth knowledge of research to deliver the most up-to-date and safe treatments for his patients.