Senior Surgeons Section Visitor

Professor Christopher Constant

Cambridge, UK

Mr Chris Constant has been an Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon and Specialist in Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon at Addenbrooke’s Hospital since 1987 and is qualified as a Master in Medical Law (1994) specializing in consent, surgical error and clinical negligence.

Mr Constant has an extensive background in Clinical Research, Biomechanics and Shoulder Function. Since his early retirement from active surgical practice in 2006, as a result of severe arthritis in his hands, Mr Constant has spent five years as clinical anatomist at the University of Cambridge and in 2012 became involved with the design team for the Cambridge Surgical Training Centre.

Mr Constant is the Director of Governance, Quality and Technical Management and the HTA’s Designated Individual and Licensed Teacher at the Surgical Training Centre and that he brings his clinical, surgical, legal, research, teaching and technical skills to that Centre.