Mr Sylvester Amamilo is a highly experienced Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon with a special interest in joint replacement, particularly of the hip and knee. Additionally, he specialises in performing knee arthroscopies under local anaesthesia, this is suitable for patients who are either not able to go under general anaesthetic or who choose not to.
Mr Amamilo completed his undergraduate medical training at the University College Hospital, Ibadan Nigeria. Following this, he underwent his postgraduate training in Orthopaedics and Trauma in Oxford at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre and the University of Liverpool. Here he achieved an MCh (Orthopaedics) qualification.
To complement his clinical work, Mr Amamilo was a Senior Lecturer and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University of Nigeria Medical School and Teaching Hospital over a 5-year period. During this time, he aided in treating the orthopaedic problems of the Nigerian President. He moved back to the UK in 1993 and since then has rotated around both NHS and private hospitals as a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon.
Mr Amamilo was also listed in the 29th Edition 2012 of Who`s Who in the world by Marquis Who`s Who Publications of USA with a remark that inclusion is limited to those individuals who have demonsrated outstanding achievement in their own field of endeavour and who have thereby contributed significantly to the betterment of contemporary society.
In addition to his work as a surgeon, Mr Amamilo has completed and acquired the University of Cardiff Law School Expert Certificate which he was awarded in 2008, following this he takes a keen interest in Medico-Legal reports.
- Carpal tunnel syndrome surgery
- Hip replacement surgery
- Hip arthroscopy
- Knee replacement
- Knee arthroscopy surgery
- Ganglion removal surgery
- Bunion removal
- Joint injections
- Joint manipulation treatment
- Foot and Ankle surgery
- Hand and Wrist surgery
- Foot and Ankle
- Hand and Wrist
- Dupuytren's contracture
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
Excellent in everything. Very professional, would recommend to anyone.
very good experience. well explained
very pleased every thing went very well thank you
Dr Amamilo has been transparent from Day One when I saw him at the BMI Hospital in Stepney Green. He explained the methods of examination from start to finish and suggested various treatments. The suggested treatment helped me recover from my symptoms and I would come back to see Dr Amamilo if I had another issue.
I am extremely with the overall experience with Mr Amamilo. I am now totally pain free and would highly rate him. He knew exactly my pain points and worked towards that.
Great Experience with both operations from start to finish.
Great experience with Dr Sylvester. He has pulled together all the nesesory resources to find and diagnose and treat my ankle. Thanks you
Mr Amamilo is really professional. He explained everything clearly to me. I feel really reassured.
Had a good experience, he was helpful and clear.
Mr Amamilo is a very accomplished in he's field and this is the second time I've seen him and the experience overall was excellent
I am very happy with Mr. Amamilo's explanation and care given to me. I would highly recommend him.
HAPPY WITH EXPERIENCE, GOT MY SCANS SORTED QUICKLY AND MOVED TO PROCESS ALONG TO HELP ALLEVIATE THE PAIN
I have been listened to and had all my questions and concerns answered.
Very good experience with the doctor and very happy with the treatment given. The doctor is very experienced and explained every detail of my treatment.
My consultant has been thorough in his explanation and management of my condition
Mr Amamilo is friendly and approachable, he explained things thoroughly and i understood what was said, I did not feel rushed at my appointment, he listened to what i had say.
Great from start to finish. Explained throughout all steps.
was very nicely explained and was happy to understand
Truly appreciate the time that Mr Amamilo took with me in explaining my injury, the recovery and to look after myself to avoid a more serious injury. Highly recommended.
Mr Amamilo was very thorough with his explanation and kept me reassured that the issue was not too major
Overall experience very good. A knowledgeable man who I felt very happy looking after my ankle, hopefully I wont be back for more :P
Very kind and helpful to make me better
MR. Amamilo explained everything to me in detail which took stress off me. I am glad as I am under his treatment.
Very Helpful, advising how I can avoid surgery. Also rushed through injection before my holiday :-)
Very thorough and satisfied with the service received.
Efficient appointments and good bedside manner.
Very good experience
Very pleasant, explained everything to me well, thank you!
Everything was explained fully and I was given a choice of what treatment to have.
Very swift to diagnose and arrange follow up care. Only area to improve is explanation around likely cause of issue etc. Thank you
Good contact and professional help and treatment recommendation
professional experience and communication
Very helpful, explained everything clearly and regular check-ups and care. Highly recommend as treatments recommended worked.
Excellent, very friendly and informative. Gave me a lot of confidence about my procedure.
very friendly and answered all my questions.
Very pleasant and helpful. Very confident in the doctors advice.
He has been very supportive and made suggestions further than I expected on my visits during my consultations and very reassuring such as physio and even blood test.
Good Explanation and made it very quick and easy to resolve the isses
Very friendly and willing to push for me to be seen faster.
Mr Amamilo explained everything very clearly regarding my knee problems and what would happen next. He is extremely knowledgeable and I fully recommend him as a consultant.
Mr Amamilo is very patient and helpful.