Mr Ian Grant

MA (Oxon), BM BCH, FRCS, DM (Oxon), FRCS (Plast), European Diploma in Hand Surgery


Profile

Mr Ian Grant is a Consultant in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and Surgery of the Hand. He was appointed as a substantive Consultant at Addenbrooke’s hospital Cambridge in 2005.

His interests include adult and children’s hand surgery, peripheral nerve surgery, skin cancer, and cosmetic surgery. His work includes reconstruction after trauma or after surgery for cancer. He is a core member of the Addenbrooke’s hospital skin cancer mutli-disciplinary team.

Mr Ian Grant was the Clinical Director for Plastic Surgery at Addenbrooke’s hospital between 2010 and 2014. He is currently a Cambridge University senior clinical tutor.

Mr Ian Grant was elected to the Council of the British Society for Surgery of the Hand in 2012. He is actively involved in the tuition and supervision of trainee surgeons and is the Program Director for Foundation Year One doctors at Addenbrooke’s hospital.

Mr Ian Grant started the first regular children’s hand surgery clinic at Addenbrooke’s hospital in 2007, and now sees more than 180 referrals each year.

Mr Ian Grant trained in Medicine at Oxford University. He carried out plastic surgery training in Salisbury, East Grinstead, Mount-Vernon, and Cambridge Hospitals before undertaking fellowship training including hand surgery, aesthetic surgery, and microsurgery, at Hospitals in Melbourne Australia and at St James’s Hospital Leeds.


Clinics

  • Fortnightly (weeks 2 and 4 in each month) Friday PM

Locations

Current posts

  • Consultant in Plastic and Hand Surgery: Addenbrooke’s Hospital Cambridge

Interests

Other interests

Clinical application of tissue engineering, hand surgery, peripheral nerve surgery and children’s hand surgery.


Member of

  • British Association of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgeons
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons

Research

Mr Ian Grant was awarded a Doctorate in Medicine from Oxford University for a thesis produced after two years of full-time research into wound healing and scarring, carried out at the Blonde McIndoe Institute in East Grinstead.

Mr Ian Grant is a regular reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery.

Mr Ian Grant has published more than 30 original articles in the field of patient safety, burns surgery, hand surgery, cosmetic surgery, and congenital anomalies. He is the author of book chapters on tissue engineering, wound healing, and children’s hand surgery. He has given invited lectures on peripheral nerve injuries, tendon repair, and children’s hand surgery.


Declaration

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

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

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

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