Mr Andrew Chambler is an Orthopaedic Consultant and Specialist Shoulder surgeon at CircleBath Hospital. He leads the Upper Limb unit and is referred patients from the south west of England as well as internationally from countries such as Pakistan and Bahrain. Currently, he is also Clinical Chairman of Circle Bath Hospital. He is a specialist in shoulder and elbow surgery. A large part of his practice is made up of shoulder and elbow joint replacements and tendon problems.
He trained at St Mary's Hospital in London, followed by the Northwest Thames Orthopaedic rotation program. His Master of Surgery was undertaken at Imperial College. He is fellowship trained in shoulder and elbow surgery from the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. He has been awarded travelling fellowships to Europe and the Mayo Clinic in the USA to further developed his experience in shoulder and elbow disorders.
Mr Chambler was a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Yeovil District Hospital for many years and joined Circle Bath in 2010 as a surgical partner. In 2013 he moved full time to Circle as the first Executive Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in CircleHealth. In 2016 he was appointed Clinical Chairman of Circle Bath Hospital
Meet Andrew Chambler in the film below where he discusses shoulder replacement.
In his spare time, which seems to be ever decreasing, Andrew enjoys spending time with his wife Jemma and five children. He tries to stay active with tennis and skiing, although his older children are now much better than him in both disciplines.
Mr Chambler sees both NHS and private patients at CircleBath. He is a reviewer for the international Journal of Shoulder & Elbow surgery and as well as British Elbow and Shoulder Society’s journal – Shoulder & Elbow. He was priniciple investigator at site for several multi-centre clinical trials for the best management of common shoulder conditions.
Shoulder and Elbow replacements using computer navigation implantation for complex cases.
Arthroscopic Therapeutic procedures (Subacromial decompression, ACJ excision, capsular release)
Arthrscopic Shoulder Reconstruction: Rotator Cuff tendon repair, Shoulder Stabilization and fracture treatment, Upper Limb Sports Injuries.
Patient-related outcome measures of surgery (PROMS), External examiner for Oxford & London Universities Master of Surgery degree. Find out more about his approach to the measurement of patient outcomes following shoulder surgery.
Faculty member for Watanabe Arthroscopic Shoulder Course & Stryker Shoulder Masterclass Course.
Invited speaker for national and international shoulder conferences
British Elbow and Should Society
European Shoulder and Elbow Society
British Medical Association
British Orthopaedic Association