Mr Tony Corner BSc(Hons) MBBS MRCS(Eng) FRCS(Tr&Orth)
Spire Bushey Hospital and Spire Harpenden Hospital
Special clinical interests:
- Orthopaedic surgery
- Shoulder surgery
- Elbow surgery
- Sports injury
Arthroscopic (keyhole) reconstructive shoulder surgery for shoulder impingement, rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability (dislocations), frozen shoulder and sports related injuries of the shoulder and elbow.
Surgery for shoulder and elbow arthritis including joint resurfacing and total joint replacements including both standard and reverse polarity arthroplasties.
Rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust:
Hemel Hempstead Hospital, St Albans Hospital, Watford General Hospital
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Fellow of Royal College of Surgeons England
Member of British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS)
Member of British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)
Member of British Medical Association (BMA)
Mr Corner is a consultant surgeon whose clinical practice is dedicated to treating patients with problems of the shoulder, elbow and upper limb using the latest techniques.
He qualified from St. Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College London and later underwent specialist Orthopaedic training in London. He subsequently undertook an advanced training fellowship in complex upper limb reconstruction in the UK. In 2009 he was awarded the prestigious British Orthopaedic Association European Travelling Fellowship whereby he gained invaluable experience from four of the world’s leading shoulder surgeons in France, Italy and Switzerland.
Mr Corner’s main surgical interest is in arthroscopic (keyhole) shoulder surgery for the treatment of impingement, rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability (dislocations), frozen shoulder and sports related injuries. He also offers a full range of surgery for shoulder and elbow arthritis including joint resurfacing and total joint replacements including both standard and reverse polarity arthroplasties.
He has published numerous research papers in orthopaedic surgery and this work has been presented at many national and international meetings.
Mr Corner is responsible for teaching higher surgical trainees and he is also a faculty member for courses provided nationally teaching techniques of arthroscopic shoulder reconstructive surgery to other orthopaedic consultants and higher trainees.
Now his rugby playing days are over Mr Corner enjoys his spare time relaxing with his family and encouraging the sporting activities of his children. However, he remains an avid rugby and football supporter and when time allows he enjoys a round of golf.
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