Mr. Richard. G. Dias has an elective practice that is exclusively Shoulder, Elbow, Wrist and Hand Surgery. The procedures he commonly offers in his practice are:
Hand & WristThe human hand is made up of the wrist, palm, and fingers and consists of 27 bones, 27 joints, 34 muscles, over 100 ligaments and tendons, and many blood vessels and nerves.
ElbowThe elbow is a complex joint formed by the articulation of three bones –the humerus, radius and ulna. The elbow joint helps in bending or straightening of the arm to 180 degrees and assists in lifting or moving objects.
ShoulderThe shoulder is the most flexible joint in the body enabling a wide range of movements including, forward flexion, abduction, adduction, external rotation, internal rotation, and 360-degree circumduction.
Sports MedicineSports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. They can result from accidents, inadequate training, improper use of protective devices, or insufficient stretching or warm-up exercises. The most common sports injuries are sprains and strains, fractures and dislocations.
Mr. Richard. G. Dias has a medicolegal practice that is well established. He tends to only prepare reports that are within his specialist interests. He aims to send an appointment within 3 weeks of receipt of instructions and 90% of reports are issued within 6-8 weeks of consultation.
Mr Dias does not undertake Clinical Negligence work.
If you have an orthopaedic condition and wish to have a private consultation please call Mrs Glenda Smith to schedule an appointment or click here to get an online appointment. For Medicolegal appointments please call Mrs D Thomas on .