Dr Francois Bruchou is a French Board-Certified Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon based in Dubai with over 25 years of clinical experience in orthopaedics. He currently practices at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery and specialises in Hand, Shoulder and Elbow Surgery as well as Reconstructive Nerve Surgery. Dr Bruchou is also the Founder of the largest emergency Hand Centre in Paris. He has worked in several hospitals in France, Dubai and China.
Over the 25 years of his career, Dr Bruchou has performed over 20,000 surgeries. He has expertise in all areas of hand, shoulder and elbow surgery, with particular interest in shoulder arthroscopy. As a testament to his clinical expertise, he has also instructed in numerous shoulder arthroscopy courses across the world, including in the United States, India, Japan, Tunisia, Morocco and Spain, among others.
Prior to his joining Burjeel Hospital in May of 2022, Dr Bruchou practiced as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at BR Medical Suites until 2019.
He sees patients with various upper limb disorders and injuries, including the following:
- Dislocated elbow
- Dislocated shoulder
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Trigger finger
- Elbow instability
- Elbow stiffness
- Upper limb tendon and nerve injuries
- Upper limb fractures
- Sports-related injuries
- Ulnar nerve syndrome
- Acromioclavicular syndrome
In addition to his expertise in arthroscopy, Dr Bruchou is well trained in microsurgery for tendon and nerve repair, fracture reconstruction, echo-surgery for carpal tunnel and trigger finger and joint replacement.