Dan Armstrong qualified from the University of Nottingham in 2002. He undertook basic surgical training in the Trent Region in which time he completed an 18 month research post under Prof Frank Burke at the Pulvertaft Hand Centre in Derby.
His orthopaedic training took place in Nottingham, Derby, and Chesterfield. Following this, he underwent subspecialty training for Hand surgery in Nottingham and Derby, before being appointed TIG Hand Fellow in Oxford.
He was appointed Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon in the Pulvertaft Hand Centre, Royal Derby Hospital in October 2014.
Dan is a proficient singer and enjoys the theatre. He has put together two charity shows at the Nottingham Playhouse in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust, showcasing the very many and varied talents of the orthopaedic team in Nottingham.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon
Year of first medical qualification
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH)
British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)