Mr Carlos Heras-Palou
During our upcoming Big Hand Event, Carlos will captivate the audience on two subjects. Firstly, he will enlighten us on “When pain is a problem,” emphasizing the importance of comprehending and treating the underlying cause of severe chronic pain, rather than merely addressing the symptoms. Secondly, he will delve into the intricate realm of “Diagnosis and management of CMC arthritis of the thumb instability when there is no or mild osteoarthritis.”
We are pleased to announce that Carlos Heras-Palou, a distinguished professional in the field of hand surgery, graduated from the renowned School of Medicine in Zaragoza, Spain. His exceptional journey continued as he pursued advanced training in Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma, which he successfully completed in Leicester. In the year 2001, Mr. Heras-Palou joined the esteemed Pulvertaft Hand Centre as a consultant, focusing his expertise on hand and wrist surgery.
Mr. Carlos Heras-Palou is renowned for his commitment to patient care and professional excellence. He conducts a dedicated wrist clinic at the esteemed Royal Derby Hospital every Monday afternoon. In addition to his clinical work, he proudly co-chairs the prestigious Derby Wrist Course alongside Dr. Marc Garcia-Elias. Carlos Heras-Palou’s expertise is widely recognized, as he frequently shares his wisdom as a speaker in hand and wrist fracture courses and is an esteemed member of the faculty at the Hand and Wrist AO Courses.