Mr Feiran Wu

Mr Feiran Wu

BA (Hons) MA MB BChir (Cantab) MRCS (Eng) FRCS (Trauma & Orth)

Consultant Hand, Wrist, Elbow and shoulder Surgeon

Feiran Wu
king's college cambridge

Professional Background

Mr Feiran Wu is a leading Consultant Hand, Wrist and Upper Limb Surgeon in the UK. He set up the BIRMINGHAM ARM CLINIC in 2019 to provide industry leading care for your arm.

He graduated from Cambridge University in 2006 and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in 2016. On top of a thorough orthopaedic background, he received further hand and wrist specialisation through the prestigious National Interface Fellowship.  He was a fellow at the Wrightington Upper Limb Unit in 2017, working with world renowned experts in upper limb conditions. In addition, he was awarded the highly regarded British Orthopaedic Association overseas fellowship in 2018 to further hone his skills in leading hospitals in Asia.

Specialist Interests

Mr Wu specialises in primary and complex conditions of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder. His special interests include advanced keyhole surgery, nerve release surgery (such as carpal tunnel decompression), trigger finger management, tennis and golfer’s elbow treatment, ganglion cyst surgery, and joint replacement operations for arthritis. 

A key part of his practice involves the management of competitive sports injuries, particularly with racquet sport and climbing related issues. Mr Wu is also a keen cellist and guitarist, which gives him a unique appreciation of the demands of both amateur and professional musicians.

hand flexibility

Research and Teaching

To maintain his passion for life-long learning, Mr Feiran Wu has a strong interest in research. He has published over 30 scientific papers in internationally recognised medical textbooks and journals. He is a principal investigator for a National Health Service approved randomised multi-centre trial, investigating the optimum method of treating hand fractures in soldiers and civilians. 

As a notable academic, he is reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery and invited to teach in international conferences. Mr Wu ensures he keeps up-to-date with the latest innovations by being an active member of the British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH) and British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS)

"The hand is the cutting edge of the mind"