Name and Position

Mr Adrian Chojnowski

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 286861


Department page: Orthopaedics and Trauma

Speciality: Orthopaedics and trauma

Sub-speciality: Hand and upper limb surgery

Special clinical interests: dupuytrens disease, scaphoid fracture and non union, carpar instability.

Research interests: Dupuytrens disease with the UEA – with Allied Health School (T jerosch-herold) running the regional post op spliniting study in Dupuytrens disease (SCORD) and School of Biological Sciences (Prof Ian Clarke) researching Matrix Metalloproteinase enzymes.

Secretary: Rebecca Wallace

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies: Royal College Surgeons (England), British Orthopaedic Association, British Society Surgery of the Hand, Organiser East Anglia Hand Surgery Club. 

GMC Number: 3680557

Professional profile: Mr Adrian Chojnowski is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon with a specialist interest in the upper limb. He is part of the general orthopaedic on-call trauma rota at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.  His research and particular interest relates to disorders of the wrist such as carpal instability and Dupuytrens Disease.

He is closely envolved in education and expansion of the hand therapy unit at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

He qualified from Cambridge University in 1993 and mostly trained in East Anglia (two years as a specialist registrar at the N&N).  He spent six months as a fellow at the University of Toronto Hand Programme.

Personal profile: Mr Adrian Chojnowski is a member of Norwich Rowing Club enjoying sculling and rowing.  He has completed the Etape du tour as an amateur cyclist three times and is a member of Norwich Velo club.