Mr Sudhi Ankarath specialises in arthroscopic wrist and upper limb surgery, carpal and cubital tunnel surgery, Dupuytren’s fasciectomy, and hand, wrist and elbow injuries. He is employed as a full time consultant in Huddersfield Royal Infirmary and Calderdale Royal Hospital since 2002.
He was awarded FRCS from Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in 1995 and FRCS in Orthopaedics and Trauma surgery in 1999. He completed Orthopaedic training in Yorkshire. He holds an Honorary Senior Lecturer post in University of Leeds and has responsibility for teaching both undergraduate medical students and postgraduate trainees in orthopaedics.
He is a member of the panel of examiners to the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh as well as the Intercollegiate Board of Examiners in Trauma and Orthopaedics. He lectures regularly in AO courses and is actively involved in teaching and training surgeons, physiotherapists and occupational therapists in the field of hand and wrist surgery.
His practice includes full range of problems in Hand & Wrist, Shoulder and Elbow. He has developed particular interest in Wrist problems and uses latest facilities in diagnosis and treatment. He is the director of West Yorkshire Upper Limb Services Ltd.