Mr David Shewring


MB BCh (Wales), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Orth), Dip Hand Surg. (Eur)

GMC number: 2961411

Practicing since: 1984


Hand Surgery

Consultation times

  • Fortnightly clinics at the Cardiff Bay Hospital
  • Overview

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02920 836 714


David Shewring specialises in Hand and Wrist surgery. He qualified as a doctor in1984 after training at the Welsh National School of Medicine in Cardiff. After training in orthopaedic surgery in Southampton, Cambridge and Cardiff he trained as a specialist Hand Surgeon in Oxford before appointment as Hand Surgeon to the University Hospital of Wales in 1995.

David set up the Hand Surgery service in Cardiff and runs the Hand Injury Unit, which receives referrals from far afield. He has an international reputation for his work on hand fractures.

Treatments and tests offered by Mr David Shewring at Nuffield Health

  • Hand surgery

Locations Mr David Shewring works with

Related experience


Dr Shrewring has given numerous invited lectures in Hand Surgery to National and International meetings and has published many scientific papers on Hand Surgery.


  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Specialist Advisory Committee for Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • BSSH - Training and Education Committee
  • BSSH - Organising Committee for Institution Courses in Hand Surgery

Other post held

  • Cardiff and Vale University Health Board


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

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

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