Consultants Surgeons

Adel Tavakkolizadeh ( MB BS MRCS MSc FRCS (Tr & Orth) )

Adel Tavakkolizadeh

Areas of Interest

Shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand surgery, upper limb trauma, sports injuries and arthroscopic surgery

Biography

Mr Tavakkolizadeh studied medicine at the Royal London Hospital Medical School graduating in 1995. He completed his basic surgical training in the North East Thames before doing some plastic surgery and then worked at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in the Peripheral Nerve Injury Unit.

His Orthopaedic Registrar training was at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital. He has completed two fellowships including a Sports Medicine and Upper Limb Surgery fellowship in Australia followed by a year of Upper Limb Surgery fellowship at King’s College Hospital. He took up the post of Consultant Orthopaedic and Upper Limb Surgeon at King’s College Hospital in 2008.

He provides a comprehensive Upper Limb Service including minimally invasive and arthroscopic shoulder, elbow and wrist surgery as well as treatment for all hand pathologies. He offers treatment for upper limb fractures and soft tissue sports injuries in conjunction with the appropriate rehabilitation through a team of skilled physiotherapists.

Mr Tavakkolizadeh is actively involved in research and teaching. He has numerous publications and is involved in the regional postgraduate training. He is an organiser and faculty member in several national educational and skills courses and participates regularly in GP and physio teaching programmes.

NHS

King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Private

London Bridge Hospital, Emblem House, 27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR (Click for Map)

Blackheath Hospital, 40 - 42 Lee Terrace, London, SE3 9UD (Click for Map)

The Sloane Hospital, 125 Albemarle Road, Beckenham, Kent, ,, BR3 5HS (Click for Map)

Guthrie Clinic, King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Secretary Details

Sarah Nixon
Email: upperlimbdoc@gmail.com
Tel: 020 3372 5605
Fax: 020 7378 7049

Joydeep Sinha ( BSc(Hons), MBChB, FRCS(Tr & Orth) )

Joydeep Sinha

Areas of Interest

Shoulder surgery, elbow surgery, hand surgery, arthroscopic "keyhole" surgery, sports injuries

Biography

 

Mr Sinha holds specialist interests in arthroscopic “keyhole” shoulder and elbow surgery , shoulder replacement, sports injuries and upper limb trauma. His qualifications are B.Sc(Hons) Pharmacology; M.B.Ch.B; FRCS(Ed); FRCS(Eng), FRCS(Orth).

He qualified from the University of Manchester in 1985, and later went on to have Surgical SHO Training at the Hammersmith Hospital and St.Bartholomew's Hospital, London, gaining experience in various forms of Surgery including General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Neurosurgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery. Mr. Sinha completed his Orthopaedic training in London, working on the King's College Hospital and South East Thames Orthopaedic rotations. His Fellowships include working in New York and Seattle, USA and the Wrightington Hospital, UK. During this time he gained specialist training in trauma, shoulder, elbow and hand surgery.

Since his appointment as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at King's College Hospital, London, in 1996, Mr. Sinha has worked with his colleagues to develop the Upper Limb Unit, KCH to achieve national and international recognition. Mr. Sinha has also been Clinical Lead for Orthopaedics, KCH; Clinical Lead for the Day Surgery Unit; and is presently Clinical Director for Surgery KCH, and Joint CAG 2 Leader (Trauma, Orthopaedics, Plastics and ENT) for King’s Health Partners (KHP).Mr. Sinha has lectured locally, nationally and internationally on both upper limb trauma and shoulder surgery, especially aspects of arthroscopic “keyhole” surgery and shoulder replacement.

NHS

King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Private

London Bridge Hospital, Emblem House, 27 Tooley Street, London, SE1 2PR (Click for Map)

Old Broad Street Clinic, 31 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HT (Click for Map)

Blackheath Hospital, 40 - 42 Lee Terrace, London, SE3 9UD (Click for Map)

Guthrie Clinic, King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Secretary Details

Sarah Nixon
Email: jsinha.shoulder@gmail.com
Tel: 020 7357 8006
Fax: 020 7378 7049

Jon Compson ( MBBS BSc FRCS FRCS(Orth) )

Jon Compson

Areas of Interest

Hand, wrist and elbow surgery

NHS

King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Private

The Lister Hospital, Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH (Click for Map)

Old Broad Street Clinic, 31 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HT (Click for Map)

Guthrie Clinic, King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS (Click for Map)

Secretary Details

Lynn King
Email: lynnking@jointcare.org.uk
Tel: 020 7730 4706
Fax: 020 7824 8689

Dimitri Yanni ( FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Edin) FRCS (Orth) )

Dimitri Yanni

Areas of Interest

Hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder surgery

Biography

Mr Dimitri Yanni studied medicine at Guy's Hospital Medical School and graduated in 1983. Subsequently he trained in hand, elbow and shoulder surgery on the South East Thames training programme through Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital and peripheral hospitals in the South East.

Mr Yanni did his fellowships at the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary Pulvertaft Hand Unit and in an orthopaedic surgery in Dublin. He has been a consultant at the Princess Royal University Hospital for over 15 years and his specialist interests and research are centred on hand, elbow and shoulder surgery.

Private

The Sloane Hospital, 125 Albemarle Road, Beckenham, Kent, ,, BR3 5HS (Click for Map)

Blackheath Hospital, 40 - 42 Lee Terrace, London, SE3 9UD (Click for Map)

Chelsfield Park Hospital, Bucks Cross Road, Chelsfield, Orpington, Kent, BR6 7RG (Click for Map)

The London Clinic, Consulting Rooms, 5 Devonshire Place, London, W1G 6BW (Click for Map)

Secretary Details

Caroline
Email: d.h.yanni@btinternet.com
Tel: 0208 460 0123
Fax: 020 8466 4051

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