Medical Director / Deputy Chief Executive
Mr Ian Harvey
Mr Ian Harvey commenced his role as Medical Director on 1st July 2012.
Ian qualified in Medicine in Liverpool and, after completing specialist training in Sheffield, Liverpool and Wrightington, took up a post as Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with an interest in upper limb and hand surgery in the Trust in August 1994.
Prior to becoming Medical Director, Ian was Divisional Medical Director for Planned Care and his other managerial roles in the Trust have included Lead Clinician for Orthopaedics and Clinical Director for Orthopaedic and Plastic Surgery and Rheumatology.
Mr Harvey was one of the first surgeons in the Mersey Region to perform arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder. He also performs arthroscopic surgery of the wrist and elbow and upper replacement surgery.
Mr Harvey is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, the British Society for Surgery of the Hand (BSSH) and British Shoulder Elbow Society (BESS). He is also a founding Fellow of the Faculty of Medical Leadership and Management.
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