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Shoulder & Elbow

Shoulder & Elbow

The shoulder and elbow surgical team within London Bridge Orthopaedics provides rapid diagnosis and treatment of painful shoulder and elbow disorders, shoulder injuries and upper limb fractures. Specialist shoulder and elbow consultations with associated diagnostic investigations, such as X-ray, MRI and ultrasound scans, can be arranged with minimal delay. The following pages present a general guide to shoulder and elbow problems. Contact us for more details about how our services can help you.

Shoulder & Elbow Symptoms

Common symptoms of Shoulder & Elbow problems include:

  • Pain
  • Stiffness
  • Weakness
  • Swelling
  • Instability

Shoulder & Elbow Problems

The most common Shoulder & Elbow problems are:

  • Shoulder subluxation
  • Shoulder dislocation
  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Rotator cuff tears
  • Bursitis
  • Shoulder bursitis
  • Elbow bursitis
  • Shoulder impingement syndrome
  • Arthritis of the elbow
  • Shoulder and elbow arthritis
  • Shoulder and elbow fractures

Shoulder & Elbow Treatments

These include but are not limited to:

  • Shoulder arthroscopy (keyhole surgery)
  • Arthroscopic decompression
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
  • Arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation
  • Arthroscopic capsular release
  • Shoulder joint replacement
  • Reverse shoulder replacement
  • Physiotherapy
  • Imaging

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Book your Shoulder & Elbow consultation with us

Whatever your injury or condition, we’ll provide fast, expert care. Whether you’ve suffered a sports injury, need joint replacement surgery or you’re in pain from constant wear and tear, we’ll treat you with the highest levels of care.

Your consultant will actively involve you in the decision-making process, ensuring we minimise the use of surgical intervention.

If you would like to arrange an appointment, video or telephone consultation, get in touch.

Making an appointment with London Bridge Orthopaedics

We will need to take your personal details to book the appointment and understand whether you are an insured, self-pay or an international patient.

For most procedures at London Bridge Orthopaedics, you will need to ask your GP or local doctor to refer you to one of our Consultants. They will then give you a card to contact our GP Liaison Department to book your consultation. Read more about booking appointments with us.


Find out what our patients have to say about us


Find out what our patients have to say about us

Mr Gidwani
“I consider myself very fortunate to have had Mr Gidwani as my consultant. He is a highly professional surgeon who always makes you feel comfortable whenever you are discussing your surgery. He is informative and helpful with a very pleasant manner.”

Mr Singh
“5 stars to Mr Singh. He has done a wonderful job! He is very thorough in his explanations of the op and recovery. All served up with a sprinkling of humour.”

Mr Owen-Johnstone
“I have always found Mr Simon Owen Johnstone, very helpful not rushed, caring. Good at explaining my situation.”

Mr Klinke
“I always find Martin supremely professional and knowledgeable in his field. He is thorough, knows my history and is able to give sound advice, and reassurance. I always feel encouraged after seeing Martin. Thank you.”

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