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Biographical entry Squire, Christopher Michael ( - 1989)

MRCS 1937; FRCS 1937; LRCP 1937.

Orthopaedic surgeon


Christopher Michael Squire trained at St Mary's Hospital Medical School and qualified with the Conjoint Diploma in 1937. He became a Fellow of the College in 1947. During the second world war he served with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve as an orthopaedic specialist with the rank of Squadron-Leader.

After early appointments at the Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry and at the Wingfield-Morris Orthopaedic Hospital in Oxford he became surgeon to the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford. Finally he became consultant orthopaedic surgeon to the Reading Group of Hospitals. He contributed a paper entitled Carpal mechanics and trauma to the Journal of bone and joint surgery in 1958.

He was listed as 'deceased' by the General Medical Council in 1989.

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