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Treatments & Specialties

Consultant Upper Limb and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Adel Tavakkolizadeh

Mr Adel Tavakkolizadeh

Consultant Upper Limb and Orthopaedic Surgeon

Orthopaedic Surgery

Shoulder

Hand and Wrist

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.

Special interests

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

Consulting Address

St Thomas Street, The Shard

London

SE1 9BS

Consulting Sessions:

Monday EVE,Thursday PM, Friday EVE & AD HOC

Secretary:

Sarah Nixon

Telephone:

020 3372 5605

Fax:

020 3372 5604

Email:

upperlimbdoc@gmail.com

Website:

 

Qualifications:

MBBS MRCS MSc FRCS (Tr & Orth)

NHS Base:

Kings College Hospital