Mr Jeremy Read
MBBS, BSc, MSc (Sports Medicine), FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Hand & Wrist Surgeon
NHS Secretary 01923 217155      Private Secretary 07565 446713
The diagnosis of Dupuytren’s contracture is made by clinical examination, and does not normally
require further investigations to be performed. There are however other conditions that can lead to
fixed flexion of the finger joints, and these will be checked for and excluded at the time of your
clinical assessment.
Making the Diagnosis