Mr Matt Erdmann

Consultant Plastic Surgeon, University Hospital of North Durham
Matt Erdmann

Matt Erdmann has been a practising Consultant Plastic Surgeon since 1998. He is Senior Plastic Surgeon at the University Hospital of North Durham.

Matt Erdmann qualified MBBCH from the University of the Witwatersrand, and subsequently obtained his FRCS(Eng) Surgical diploma in the UK followed by the FRCS(Plast) Intercollegiate diploma specialising in Plastic Surgery.

He practises as a Consultant in the NHS at both the University Hospital of North Durham and Sunderland Royal Hospitals, and is Clinical Director within the Department of Plastic Surgery in both.

He was the first hand surgeon to introduce Endoscopic Carpal tunnel decompression to the UK in 1988, and has published numerous papers relating to hand surgery. His interests are in reconstructive surgery particularly breast, pelvic, upper and lower limb, microsurgery, hand surgery and ear reconstruction. He currently has over 40 published peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and has also produced numerous instructional DVDís and videos

Qualifications: MBBCH(Rand) FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Plast) CCST

Member of :

  • British Association of Plastic Surgeons
  • British Association Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Medical Association
  • North-East Surgical Society