Chris graduated as a doctor from Imperial College School of Medicine and trained as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in London, Oxford and the North West. He spent two years undertaking a post-graduate research degree at the University of Oxford examining the genetic basis of Osteoarthritis of the shoulder, having been awarded the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of England Research Fellowship.
Chris trained as a fellow in the Upper Limb Unit at Wrightington Hospital under Mr Ian Trail, Mr Len Funk and Mr John Haines. He also was awarded the Sheffield Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship and trained at the internationally recognised Northern General Hospital Upper Limb Unit with Mr David Stanley and Mr David Potter.
In 2013 he was awarded the British Elbow and Shoulder Society’s coveted North American Elbow Fellowship to further develop his experience in complex elbow surgery in the United States and was subsequently invited to the Mayo Clinic in the United States, to work with Dr Shawn O’Driscoll – a recognised world leader in complex elbow surgery.
Chris is listed on the GMC Specialist Register for Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery & his GMC Registration no. is 4719276