Hand, wrist & elbow surgery

Experience the highest standard of hand, wrist and elbow surgery in Northern Ireland, where your wellbeing and health are our top priorities.

Hand Wrist Elbow Surgery - JACE Private Clinic

How we can help

Welcome to JACE Private Clinic, your premier destination for hand, wrist and elbow surgery.

Our highly skilled specialist surgeon, Mr Kieran Lappin a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon provides a comprehensive service in the North West offering clinical assessment and treatment options for common hand, wrist and elbow orthopaedic conditions.

Whether you’re seeking treatment for carpal tunnel, arthritis or tennis elbow, our compassionate physicians are here to provide you with comprehensive care that is tailored to your individual needs.

Our dedicated doctors are committed to offering not only expert diagnosis and treatment but also unwavering support throughout your treatment journey. With their expertise and empathy, our doctor will go above and beyond to improve your quality of life.

Our areas of care

Hand Wrist Elbow Surgery - JACE Private Clinic - Northern Ireland

Carpal tunnel

Trigger finger

Dupuytren contracture



Skiers thumb (UCL)

Cubital tunnel syndrome

De Quervain’s syndrome

Scaphoid non-union

Tennis elbow

Golfers elbow

Making an appointment

Discussion of your medical history and the specific issue you're facing.

A comprehensive physical examination to assess your condition thoroughly.

Personalised aftercare and follow-up to ensure optimal results and continued support.

To schedule an appointment, simply complete the “Talk to us today” form, and our team will promptly get in touch with you. Alternatively, feel free to give us a call for a friendly and confidential chat about the treatment you require. Our dedicated staff will assist you in finding the most suitable consultant and to arrange an appointment at your convenience.

If additional appointments or follow-up care are necessary, your consultant will carefully evaluate your options and provide expert advice on the best course of action for your next steps. At JACE Private Clinic, we are committed to delivering exceptional hand, wrist and elbow surgery tailored to your individual needs.

Continue your care

Following your consultation, our dedicated team of consultants may recommend additional diagnostic tests  to ensure the most effective course of action. These tests may encompass a range of procedures such as duplex ultrasound and X-ray examinations.

By utilising these comprehensive assessments, we can better guide our consultants in developing the optimal treatment plan to address your specific needs

Hand Wrist Elbow Surgery - JACE Private Clinic - Northern Ireland

How to pay

We prioritise your convenience and aim to provide a seamless experience.

As a self-funded patient, you have two convenient options to settle your bill. You can make a payment in person during your appointment or simply reach out to us at +44 28 7116 5790.

Our friendly staff will gladly assist you in making a secure payment over the phone before your scheduled visit.


As part of our commitment to addressing your concerns, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions to assist you. However, if you have any further inquiries that are not addressed on this page, we encourage you to complete our Enquiry Form.

What is a GP with a special interest in hand, wrist and elbow surgery?

At our clinic, we are proud to have a highly skilled Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Lappin. He is a Consultant Surgeon in Altnagelvin Hospital and has worked in both the NHS and private sectors. Mr Lappin also served as the clinical lead for Trauma & Orthopaedics in the Western Trust for almost eight years.

How much is a private appointment to see a hand, wrist and elbow consultant?

An appointment with our hand, wrist and elbow doctor starts from £200.

When can I see a hand, wrist and elbow doctor?

Our dedicated team strives to provide you with prompt care, aiming to schedule your appointment within just one week of contacting us.

To take the first step towards improved health, simply fill out our “Talk to us today” form or give us a call at +44 (0) 28 7116 5790 to book an appointment and consult with our experienced surgeon.

What happens at an appointment with a hand, wrist and elbow doctor?

During your initial appointment, our dedicated team will carefully examine your symptoms to gain a comprehensive understanding of your condition. In addition to discussing your medical history, our highly skilled doctors will inquire about the events preceding your appointment, the specific symptoms you have encountered, any concerns you may have, and any pre-existing conditions you might be experiencing. By engaging in this thorough discussion and examination, our doctors will be equipped to make an accurate diagnosis, ensuring you receive the best possible care.

What our patients say

Scott Miller

Excellent service and communication. 


Super service, great communication throughout the entire process! THANK YOU!

Patrick Lynch

Very good facility friendly & helpful professional staff great medical care, your health is your wealth.

Our hand, wrist & elbow consultant

Mr Lappin provides a comprehensive service in the North West offering clinical assessment and treatment options for common hand, wrist and elbow orthopaedic conditions.

A Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Lappin completed his medical degree at Queen’s University of Belfast. He joined the Northern Ireland surgical rotation after completing his degree, where he gained experience in various surgical specialties before ultimately choosing to pursue a career in Trauma and Orthopaedics.