Mr David Powers


  • Specialities Orthopaedics
  • Telephone 01432 262 502
  • Year of first qualification 1996
  • Email
  • Languages spoken


  • GMC Number 4331720
  • Fax 01432 344 061


Mr Powers completed his specialist training in Oswestry, Birmingham and Warwick. He held a fellowship at the Auckland Regional Hand Service in New Zealand for 12 months where he worked with all facets of hand, wrist and elbow conditions.


  • Weekly Monday AM


Current posts

  • Bi Weekly Monday AM


Other interests

Mr Powers has interests in all hand and wrist conditions but particularly holds a special interest in distal radius fractures.

Personal interests

Mr Powers enjoys skiing, hill walking and sailing as well as spending time with his family.

Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Orthopaedic Trainees Association
  • Medical Defence Union


Mr Powers has published the following research papers:

  1. Primary rigid intramedullary nailing for fractures of the tibia, European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology
  2. Scaphoid Waist Fractures; should they be treated operatively or non-operatively?, Injury
  3. Early bilateral quadriceps ruptures after synchronous bilateral total knee: B.A.S.K.


Mr David Powers works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • HealthFund
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Mr David Powers does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr David Powers does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr David Powers does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.