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The London Clinic
Mr Taff Edwards is a fellowship trained Trauma and Orthopaedic surgeon with an interest in routine and trauma upper limb surgery.

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Specialties and sub-specialties

Orthopaedics
Hand, wrist and Elbow conditions
Upper limb nerve injury and problems
Hand, wrist and elbow sports injuries
Upper limb trauma

Professional profile

Mr Edwards is currently a Consultant Surgeon at the Royal London Hospital, a Major Trauma Centre where he offers outstanding care to severely injured patients as well as an elective service in Hand, Wrist and Elbow surgery.

His background extends from experience and training at the DGH and Trauma Centre Level, and has undertaken the year long prestigious British Society of Surgery to the Hand (BSSH) Advanced Training Fellowship based at Wrightington hospital where he specialised in wrist/hand surgery, complex elbow reconstruction and peripheral nerve injury.

Mr Edwards enjoys involvement in pragmatic evidence-based clinically driven research and has engaged in clinical research whilst on Fellowship in collaboration with a team of specialists expertised in their field.
 

Mr Edwards also has been involved in teaching and research in many fields.

He studied for his research Doctorate at Imperial College London from 2014 to 2016 for which he was awarded The Alexander Medal Presented by Prince Richard, the Duke of Gloucester; The Premier Award of the British Army medical services for professional work of outstanding merit.
 

He is a tutor at Queen Mary College on the Master in Trauma course. His professional knowledge and skills are constantly kept up to date and is reflected in his recent publications and book contribution, notably an author for the latest edition of Grays Anatomy (2019).

Current posts

  • Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery
    The Royal London Hospital, Barts Health.

Awards and accolades

1. The Alexander Medal - Presented by Prince Richard, the Duke of Gloucester. The Premier Award of the British Army medical services for professional work of outstanding merit, 2017.

2. Combined Services Orthopaedic Society Research Prize, May 2017.

3. Wrightington Best Basic Sciences Research Prize; Wigan, Wrightington and Leigh NHS Trust, April 2017.

4. Employee of the Month – Wigan, Wrightington and Leigh NHS Trust, April 2017.

5. Gauvain Orthopaedic Society – Scientific Research Prize, June 2016.

6. Philip Fulford Prize – Best Research Paper, Combined Services Orthopaedic Society, May, 2016.
 

7. Imperial College London Presidents Award for “Outstanding Research Team” Centre for Blast Injury Studies – 2015

8. Montefiore Memorial Medal, 2014. - “Awarded annually to a surgeon in the RAMC who has by his/her surgical practice, research and application been considered to most have distinguished him/herself in the subject of Military Surgery.”
 

9. Honorary Research Fellow Royal College of Surgeon (England), May 2014.

10. Conference Best Presentation – Combined Services Orthopaedic Society Conference, May 2007. “Penetration of the Warrior Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC) by Shaped Charge Improvised Explosive Devices (IED) – Emerging Injury Patterns.”

11. Conference Best Poster Presentation Prize – Tri-Service Surgery Conference, March 2007. “Case Series – Injuries sustained during Indirect Enemy Fire (IDF); The value of Personal Protection (PP), Combat Body Armour (CBA) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)”

Medical training

Year qualified 2000
  • Guy's and St.Thomas's Medical School 1994-2000

Medical Admissions

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Facilitating acute admissions into The London Clinic whilst maintaining the highest levels of safety and care, supported by a consultant on-call rota.

Concierge service

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We can support our patients with travel, hotel accommodation, London tours, plus theatre and restaurant reservations.

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Main numbers

General enquiries: 020 7935 4444 Appointments: 020 7616 7693 Self-Pay: 020 3219 3315

Other numbers

Concierge service: 020 3219 3323International office: 020 3 219 3266Invoice and payment enquiries: 020 7616 7708

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Medical service numbers

Breast services appointments: 020 7616 7653 Diagnostics appointments: 020 7616 7653 Endoscopy appointments: 020 7616 7760 Eye centre appointments: 020 7616 7768 Haematology appointments: 020 7535 5503 Kidney services appointments: 020 7224 5234 Liver services appointments: 020 7616 7719 Physiotherapy appointments: 020 7616 7651 Radiology appointments: 020 7616 7653

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