Mr Downing is a Consultant Hand and Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and Clinical lead for Hand Surgery at the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre.
He completed general orthopaedic training on the Mid-Trent Rotation (Nottingham, Derby, Mansfield) and undertook specialist hand surgery fellowships in Nottingham, Derby and Sydney, Australia.
Nick undertakes all aspects of hand and wrist surgery including surgery of the peripheral nerves. Areas of special clinical interest include hand and wrist trauma and the reconstruction of complex distal radius fractures. Research interests include aspects of the management of scaphoid and distal radius fractures.
Mr Downing sees and treats NHS patients at the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre.
Current NHS or research position
Consultant Hand and Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
Year of first medical qualification
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies
Member of the British Society for Surgery of the Hand.