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Mr Gordon McArthur, Consultant Plastic Surgeon

Specialist Details
Full name

Mr Gordon McArthur




Consultant Plastic Surgeon


Plastic surgery, Hand surgery

Site specialisation

Hand, wrist and upper limb surgery

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Hand Injuries in children and adults - fractures, tendon and nerve injuries. Chronic hand  conditions - arthritis, ganglions, trigger finger, carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's disease. Skin cancer. Non-surgical rejuvenation including Botox and fillers.

Background Information

Mr McArthur was born and educated in Scotland.  His basic surgical training was completed in Edinburgh and Glasgow.  He then relocated to London to train in Plastic and Hand Surgery.  In London, he was trained by some of the UK's leading Plastic Surgeons. His training was completed with specialist fellowships at Great Ormond Street Hospital and the Royal Marsden Hospital.   
Mr McArthur has a specialist interest in both adult and children's hand surgery.  This includes acute injuries as well as chronic conditions.  Mr McArthur has a wide range of experience including the treatment of professional sportsmen and musicians.

Languages spoken


Regular Cromwell clinics


Clinic days

Mon: Tue: Wed: Thurs: Fri: pmSat:

Appointments telephone number

020 3005 4880

Additional Career Information
Year qualified



British Society for Surgery of the Hand, British Burns Association, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

NHS hospitals

Chelsea and Westminster

Research interests

Evidence based interventions in hand and plastic surgery

Key published papers

Sierakowski A, Gardiner MD, Jain A, Greig AV, Nail bed INJury Analysis (NINJA) Collaborative Group (McArthur G). Surgical treatment of paediatric nail bed injuries in the United Kingdom: Surgeon and patient priorities for future research.  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 201Miranda BH, Khor WS, Pabari A, McArthur GJ, Kang NV.  Tailor-made: Screw length re-sizing for hand fracture plate fixation.  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2015; 68: 85-66; 69(2): 286-8. Bain CJ, Wang T, McArthur G, Williams G, Atkins J, Jones I. Safety and efficacy of excision and direct closure in acute burns surgery: Outcome analysis in a prospective series of 100 patients and a survey of UK burns surgeons' attitudes. Burns 2014; 40:1635-41. McArthur G, Sandford S, Branstiter G, James M.  Hand therapist led wrist injury assessment clinics.  J Hand Surg Eur 2009; 34E: 49-50. McArthur G, Banwell M, Cook M, Powell B.  The role of sentinel node biopsy in melanocytic lesions of uncertain malignant potential. J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg.  2007; 60: 952-954.


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