Mr David Standley

FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Tr Orth)


Profile

Mr Standley is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, practicing in Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital and the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.

Mr Standley is a Specialist Hand Surgeon in both the NHS and private sector having trained as a Hand Fellow in North Shore Hospital, Sidney and Wrightington Hospital, UK. He has worked exclusively as a hand surgeon since 2003.

Specialist techniques include minimally invasive (key hole) surgery for a range of conditions, joint replacements for the hand and elbow. Pain-relieving treatment is often available during first appointment. Mr Standley works with a team of nerve specialists, radiologists, splint technicians and physiotherapists to get you treated and back to activity quickly.

His sub-specialities include: Hand Surgery, all conditions seen - such as the nerve symptoms of Carpal Tunnel syndrome, arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow, sports injuries and non-specific arm problems. All injuries to the arm are also seen and assessed.


Clinics

  • Weekly Thursday PM

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital

Interests

Other interests

Medico-legal expert for hand and elbow injuries.


Member of

  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Combined Services Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Protection Society
  • Hospital Consultants and Specialist Association

Research

Mr Standley has published and lectured widely in both hand surgery and military surgery. He enjoys teaching hand surgery both locally and nationally. He also lectures on aspects of Sports Medicine.


Declaration

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

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

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