Mr V G Devadoss

Mr V G Devadoss

MBBS, MS, FRCEED, FRCSEd(Tr&Orth)

Orthopaedic Surgery

28 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

4.95

Bedside Manner

4.89

Explanation

4.76

Top feedback

“Very good and explained clearly the next step“
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Subspecialties

  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Injury
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Tamil
  • Hindi
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4133393
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £180

    Follow-up appointment: £120

    Practices worked at

    The Highfield Hospital

    Manchester Rd, Rochdale, United Kingdom, OL11 4LZ
    145 reviews

    10 Harley Street

    10 Harley Street, London, United Kingdom, W1G 9PF
    72 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
    09:30 - 17:00
    Tue
    Not available
    Wed
    Not available
    Thu
    Not available
    Fri
    Not available
    Sat
    09:30 - 18:30
    Sun
    Not available

    About

    Mr Vijay Devadoss is a highly experienced orthopaedic and trauma surgeon who started his consultant carrer in Orthopaedics from 1999 at the Rochdale infirmary. He has been based at the BMI The Highfield Hospital since 2013. 

    With over 22 years of consultant experience, Mr Devadoss is proficient in both open and arthroscopic surgeries.  His expertise includes complex upper limb and shoulder surgery. From 2013 he has been concentrating exclusively on the assessment and management of all non-trauma upper limb problems. This includes Injections and Arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff repair, and elbow procedures such as tennis elbow release, ulnar nerve decompression, and transposition. He also manages wrist and hand problems. Injections and open surgery to treat conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture, and trigger fingers. He also routinely  perfomes Arthroscopic surgery for the shoulder and wrist.

    Mr Devadoss received his MBBS and post-graduate qualification (Master of Surgery) in General Surgery from the Christian Medical College in India. After serving at the Christian Mission Hospital in India and the Sultan's Armed Forces in Muscat, Oman, he received his fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh before starting his furhter Orthopaedic training in the UK. 

    Following junior positions at several hospitals, Mr Devadoss then trained as a Registrar and Senior Registrar in Yorkshire region. He completed the Higher Specialist Fellowship in Orthopaedics FRCSEd (Tr&Orth) in 1998. 

    He began his consultant career the following year at Rochdale Infirmary and worked as General Orthopaedic and Trauma  surgeon dealing with a wide variety of porblems and all Trauma Elective procedures iincluding Hip, knee and shoudler Joint replacements. 

    He developed his special interest in upper limb arthroscopic surgery and has been concentrating solely in upper limb surgery from 2005.  With over 22 years of consultant experience, Mr Devadoss is proficient in both open and arthroscopic surgeries. From 2013 he has been concentrating exclusively on the assessment and management of all non-trauma upper limb problems.  

    This includes Injections and Arthroscopic surgery for rotator cuff repair, and elbow procedures such as tennis elbow release, ulnar nerve decompression, and transposition. He also manages wrist and hand problems. Injections and open surgery to treat conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture, and trigger fingers. He also routinely  perfomes Arthroscopic surgery for the shoulder and wrist. 

    Mr Devadoss is currently an examiner for the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh  for the MRCS exams. 

    He also provides medico-legal reports and has been providing reports for Medical Negligence Claims for the previous 8 years.

    Procedures

    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Cartilage Surgery (Shoulder)
    • Trapeziectomy
    • Acromioclavicular Joint (ACJ) Excision
    • Acromioclavicular Joint (ACJ) Stabilisation
    • Arthroscopy
    • Dupuytrens Fasciectomy
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Ganglion Cyst Removal
    • Hand & Wrist Surgery
    • Joint Injection
    • Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Steroid Injection
    • Ulnar Nerve Release
    • Wrist Arthroscopy
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    Special interests

    • Trigger Finger
    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Arthritis (Shoulder)
    • Arthritis (Wrist)
    • Bursitis (Shoulder)
    • Shoulder Impingement
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis (Elbow)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • Dupuytren’s Contracture
    • Frozen Shoulder
    • Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
    • Peripheral Nerve Injury
    • Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI)
    • Rotator Cuff Injury
    • Sports Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
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    Education

    • MB BS Christian Medical College, Vellore, India - 1980
    • MS General Surgery, Christian Medical College - 1987
    • FRCSEd (Tr& Orth) Higher Specialist Fellowship I1998
    • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh - 1989

    Memberships:

    • Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association
    • Fellow of the British Elbow and Shoulder Society
    • Member of the Society of Expert Witnesses
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    Reviews

    4.87 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    4.95
    Bedside Manner
    4.89
    Explanation
    4.76
    Hand Surgery
    5/37
    Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    4/37
    Trigger Finger
    3/37
    Arthritis (Hand)
    2/37
    Arthritis (Shoulder)
    1/37
    Arthritis (Wrist)
    1/37
    Bursitis (Shoulder)
    1/37
    Cartilage Surgery (Shoulder)
    1/37
    Shoulder Impingement
    1/37
    Shoulder Pain
    1/37
    Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
    1/37
    Trapeziectomy
    1/37
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    Excellent availability; great to have treatment same time as consultation. Treatment was quick and professional.
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    Clear and approachable.
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    Explains everything really clearly and talks you through everything. Genuinely nice gentleman
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    Promising initial consultation!
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    I have received a good care and explanation about my operation and aftercare. I am happy with the experience I have received
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    Expllained the procedure for the operation
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