Mr Hemang Mehta

Qualifications

MBBS, MS(Ortho), FRCSEd, FRCS(Trauma & Orthopaedics)

GMC number: 4503105

Practicing since: 1987

Specialties

Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Alternate Wednesday AM
  • Overview

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01432 262502

About

Mr Hemang Mehta is a Consultant Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgeon practicing at Nuffield health Hereford Hospital, Hereford. Mr Mehta specialises in key hole (arthroscopic surgery) and minimally invasive surgery of shoulder and elbow, as well as general orthopaedics, shoulder replacements, upper limb surgery and trauma. He brings broad experience and expertise in Orthopaedic surgery to his private orthopedic practice at Hereford Hospital.

Mr Mehta’s shoulder surgery and Upper limb surgery use advanced arthroscopic methods he developed during clinical visits to leading centers in the UK and Europe, and on his fellowship in Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge and New York University (NYU) Hospital, New York, USA. His special interests include shoulder dislocations, frozen shoulder, arthritis, rotator cuff tears and sports injuries of the shoulder. Hemang has an extensive shoulder surgery practice treating sports injuries of the Shoulder, and arthritis. His specialist Elbow practice includes arthroscopic joint release surgery and debridement of arthritic joints, replacement of radial head and complex elbow trauma. He is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Aneurin Bevan Health Board, working at Nevill Hall Hospital Abergavenny and St Woolos Hospital Newport in South Wales.  He is lead for shoulder and upper limb services at Aneurin Bevan health Board.

Hemang is a member of British Shoulder and Elbow Society and American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In addition to his surgical qualifications, Hemang is actively engaged in teaching medical students and junior surgeons, nationally and internationally. He is a faculty member for AO International Trauma courses and a Royal College of Surgeons trainer for Basic Orthopaedic skills course. He has published several papers in international journals and keeps his knowledge up to date by attending courses and conferences throughout the world. He is honorary secretary for Cardiff division of British Medical Association (BMA). Mr. Mehta is elected consultant member of Welsh Consultant Committee (WCC) of BMA.

Special interests

  • Shoulder arthroscopic surgery
  • Shoulder stabilisation and reconstruction
  • Shoulder replacements
  • Shoulder trauma-fractures
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Elbow surgery
  • Elbow fractures

Other interests

  • Rotator cuff repair surgery

Personal interests

  • Badminton
  • Cricket 
  • Golf 
  • Indian vocal & classical music

Languages spoken

English, Gujarati, Hindi

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Hemang Mehta at Nuffield Health

  • Arthroplasty
  • Image guided joint injections
  • Shoulder decompression - key hole surgery
  • Manipulation under anaesthesia (MUA)
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Tennis elbow release
  • Trigger Point Injections

Locations Mr Hemang Mehta works with

Related experience

Memberships

  • British Medical association (BMA)
  • British Shoulder and Elbow society (BESS)
  • AO UK
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Other post held

  • Consultant Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgeon, Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny
  • Consultant Shoulder and Upper Limb Surgeon, St. Woolos Hospital, Newport

Insurers Mr Hemang Mehta works with

Mr Hemang Mehta works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

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

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

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