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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 5 specialists
36 years of experience
Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Hand & Wrist Surgery , Hand Surgery

Mr Dimitri Yanni studied medicine at Guy's Hospital Medical School . Subsequently he trained in Orthopaedics, including trauma, hand, elbow and shoulder surgery on the South East Thames training programme through Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals as well as the peripheral hospitals in the south east where he served both as a registrar and senior registrar. 

Mr Yanni did his fellowships at the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary Pulvertaft Hand Unit and in a National Orthopaedic Hospital at Cappagh Dublin. He is a founding member of The British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS) as well as the European Wrist Arthroscopy Society (EWAS).

During his career, Mr Yanni gained distinctions which include "Surgeon in Training Medal" awarded by the RCS Edinburgh, The BOTATravelling Fellowship and the Rayne Institute Orthopaedic Prize, which he was awarded twice. He was appointed as Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Bromley Group Hospitals in 1994. 

Mr Yanni provides a comprehensive service in shoulder, elbow and hand surgery which includes joint replacements and a strong focus on arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery. 

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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 2 specialists
24 years of experience
Hand & Wrist Surgery

Sam Gidwani is a Consultant Hand and Wrist surgeon based at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals, London. His practice is focused entirely on disorders and injuries of the hand, wrist and forearm. 

He trained in orthopaedic and trauma surgery in London, Surrey and Bristol. During his formative training he first developed an interest for hand surgery whilst working in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead. In 2006, Mr Gidwani, completed his orthopaedic training and obtained his Fellowship to the Royal College of Surgeons (Tr&Orth). He then spent two years in further training at specialist hand and wrist centres including the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Oxford, the Pulvertaft Hand Centre in Derby, and the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane, Australia. He began his consultant career at Guy's & St Thomas' in 2009. Between 2014 and 2017, he was the Clinical Lead of the Guy's Orthopaedic Department, one of the largest and busiest units in London. He is also an Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at King's College London, and is on the British Hand Surgery Society's Instructional Course Committee. 


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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 5 specialists
36 years of experience
Hand & Wrist Surgery , Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Knee Surgery + 3 more


NHS Practice: Consultant Orthopaedic and leadShoulder Surgeon, Northwick Park & Central Middlesex Hospitals. CEA (localClinical Excellence award).

Mr Matthew Sala is aConsultant Orthopaedic surgeon, specialising in the treatment of Shoulder,Elbow, Wrist and Hand conditions; & Knee injuries; including Joint, Muscle and Tendonpathology, complex fractures,sport and soft tissue injuries.

Qualified from the Universityof Liverpool Medical School. Completed Specialist training on the North Thamesrotation including University College Hospital, St Mary’s Paddington, Hammersmithand Charing Cross Hospitals.

Awarded FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons)then FRCS(Orth) in 1997; and CCST in1999.

Fellowship trained at the Universityof Toronto, Canada; based at St Michael’s Hospital; with additional VisitingSurgeon attachments to the Hand Unit, London, Ontario; Massachusetts GeneralHospital, Boston; & Hospital for Special Surgery, New York City.

Appointed Consultant Orthopaedicsurgeon at Northwick Park and Central Middlesex Hospitals (NW London University Healthcare NHS Trust) in 2000; and ClinicalLead for Shoulder Surgery, managinga tertiary referral service for complex shoulder problems. AppointedHonorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College School of Medicine in 2001.

MrSala has extensive experience in shoulder arthroscopic surgery, performing over90% of procedures in this way, including Acromio-Clavicular ligamentreconstruction; he pioneered collagen scaffold andinflatable spacer implants in rotator cuff repair, for which he is partof a national collaborative study.

Heis actively engaged in the Exactec Shoulder Replacement Steering Group, alsoproviding advanced surgeon training.

Working with a team of highlyexperienced Anaesthetists and Specialised Physiotherapists in Central and NW London.

Selected to provide speciaslist shoulder and upper limb advice and treatment for the London 2012 Olympics.




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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 1 specialist
19 years of experience
Hand & Wrist Surgery



Mr Ritesh Sharma is a Consultant Orthopaedic Hand and Wrist Surgeon at Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust with a reputation for delivering outstanding patient care.

Ritesh has his NHS practice at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS trust where he is Clinical Lead of the Trauma and Orthopaedic department and he continues to serve the community of London and Surrey as a hand and wrist surgeon, successfully treating patients, adults and children, with all types of hand and wrist conditions and injuries.


Ritesh graduated from Imperial College School of Medicine, London in 2000.He completed his basic surgical training rotation at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital NHS trust where he was awarded the Mckee Orthopaedic research prize. He completed his Trauma and Orthopaedic specialist registrar training on the London Southwest Thames rotation.


During specialist registrar training in trauma and orthopaedics, Ritesh completed a postgraduate MSc degree in Orthopaedic Engineering at Cardiff University and he has produced several publications and international presentations.

Ritesh has completed two specialist fellowships in hand and wrist surgery, one fellowship at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and then the hand surgery and reconstructive microsurgery fellowship at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore, India.

Following recommendation by members of the public, Ritesh was awarded three gold patient care awards at Epsom & St Helier University Hospitals for his consistent delivery of excellent patient care following recommendations by members of the public.

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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 3 specialists
28 years of experience
Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Hand & Wrist Surgery , Trauma Surgery + 1 more

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Associate Professor Povlsen (Bo) is delivering remote consultations to reduce the need for patients to travel and come into contact with others during the evolving COVID-19 situation. Please call 0207 357 8859 to organise a remote consultation.

Associate Professor Povlsen is a leading expert who solely treat hand, elbow and shoulder conditions and specialises in minimal and non-invasive treatment.

NHS: He was a senior consultant at Guy's Hospital for more than 20 years.

PRIVATE CARE: For the last 8 years he has been concentrating on treating private patients at London Bridge Hospital. He receives referrals of complex hand and upper extremity problems from within the UK as well as internationally.

Board Member: He is board member of the British Orthopaedic Association - professional standards committee.

Clinical Interests: His clinical interests are nerve entrapment conditions, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger fingers, Dupuytren contracture, wrist/elbow/shoulder pain, tendonitis and work-related upper limb disorders/RSI .

Research: Professor Povlsen has active research interest and has published more than 60 peer reviewed research articles, books and clinical comments generating more than 800 citations.

Leisure: For leisure he is a keen sailor and Yacht Master.

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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
18 years of experience
Sports Injury , Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Hand & Wrist Surgery + 2 more

Mr. Dafydd (Taff) Edwards is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon working at the Royal London Hospital, where he delivers specialist hand, wrist, and elbow surgery, and medical care for severely injured patients.

Mr. Edwards qualified in Medicine from the University of London in 2000. He has undertaken medical training and advanced orthopedic training, as well as clinical training at the Eastbourne District General Hospital and Trauma Centre Level. He had also completed year-long fellowship training in hand and wrist surgery, elbow reconstruction, and peripheral nerve injury.

His clinical interests include Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, ganglion cyst removal, sports injuries, elbow reconstruction, Dupuytren’s disease, nerve and ligament conditions, and Rheumatoid Arthritis of the hand, wrist or elbow.



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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 2 specialists
20 years of experience
Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Hand & Wrist Surgery

Mr Nashat Siddiqui is a Consultant Orthopaedic Upper Limb Surgeon specialising in arthroscopic surgery for shoulder and elbow conditions previously treated with open surgery, and hand conditions such as carpal tunnel, ulnar nerve entrapment, Dupuytren's contractures, and arthritis.

After qualifying from St Bartholomew's Medical School in 1999, Mr Siddiqui completed specialist Orthopaedic training on the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore Rotation. He then gained a place on three specialist surgical fellowships; training for one year at the world renowned Brisbane Hand and Upper Limb Unit and another two years at leading upper limb specialty units in the UK. Following this he was awarded the prestigious Watanabe Travelling Fellowship, allowing him to visit various centres of surgical excellence around the UK gaining both skills and experience.

Mr Siddiqui plays an active role in medical training and is the Education Lead for trainee surgeons and medical students at Kingston Hospital. He is faculty member for the Basic Surgical Skills course run by the Royal College of Surgeons.

He frequently publishes work in major orthopaedic journals and conducts innovative clinical research into tennis and golfer's elbow and is principal investigator for a national shoulder fracture trial. He is a reviewer for several journals including the Bone and Joint Journal and the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons. He is the lead clinician for Orthopaedic Audits and Quality Improvement Projects at Kingston Hospital.

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Expert in: Plastic Surgery
22 years of experience
Reconstructive Surgery

Mr Jonathan Simmons was educated at Canford School, Wimbourne, Dorset, before training in Medicine at St Bartholomew's Medical School, London. During his training he studied Orthopaedic Sciences at UCL and Stanmore, obtaining a first. 

He graduated from Medical School in 1997 (MB BS) and subsequently undertook his surgical training in London to become a member of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (MRCS). After this, he completed training in plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery in London teaching hospitals. He is married with four children.

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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
Recommended by 3 specialists
15 years of experience
Hand & Wrist Surgery , Trauma Surgery , Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

Mr Arvind Mohan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Surrey, who specialises in upper limb surgery.

Mr Mohan trained on the Southwest Thames orthopaedic rotation. He completed two distinguished fellowships in the UK including the hand and wrist fellowship at Chelsea and Westminster and upper limb fellowship at Wrightington Hospital gaining experience in all aspects of upper limb surgery including advanced experience in complex shoulder and elbow surgery.

Mr Mohan has a special interest in designing and conducting randomised controlled trials. He has developed disease specific patient reported outcome measures and is keen to develop research projects with the aim of improving patient experience and outcomes.

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Expert in: Orthopaedic Surgery
19 years of experience
Hand & Wrist Surgery , Shoulder & Elbow Surgery , Hand Surgery

Ramon is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at King’s College Hospital. He qualified from University College Medical School in London and completed his initial surgical training at Guy’s & St.Thomas’s Hospitals. He undertook specialist training in trauma and orthopaedic surgery on The Royal London Training Programme and was awarded prestigious fellowships at The Sydney Hand Unit in Australia, Chelsea & Westminster and Kings College Hospitals in London subspecialising in hand and wrist surgery.

He sees patients with a range of hand, wrist and elbow conditions including sports injuries, arthritis, nerve problems and tendon injuries. He is an expert in keyhole wrist surgery and is particularly interested in the treatment of fractures.

Ramon is actively involved in research and has published extensively in his area of expertise. He is also passionate about teaching and training. He is the director of the FRCS Hand Surgery course at King’s College Hospital and trains young surgeons both in the UK and internationally.

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