Man's new wrist

A surgeon at Southend hospital has become the first in the world to carry out a new type of wrist replacement. The procedure involves replacing wrist bones with a steel alloy implant. Mr Greg Packer is now teaching the technique to other surgeons.

Live updates

Advertisement

Back to top

Latest ITV News reports

  • New wrist for patient

    A surgeon at Southend Hospital has become the first in the world to perform a new type of wrist replacement.