Orthopaedic surgery

Adel Tavakkolizadeh image

Mr Adel Tavakkolizadeh

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MB BS, MSc, FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics)

Year qualified:


GMC No. or equivalent


Primary speciality:

Orthopaedic surgery

Specialist interests:

Shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand surgery
Arthroscopic surgery
Upper limb trauma
Sports injuries

Professional memberships:

British Orthopaedic Association
British Elbow and Shoulder Society
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh

PA name:

Sarah Nixon


+44 (0)20 3372 5605

Consulting address:

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Clinic times:

Monday evening and Thursday morning


Dr Adel Tavakkolizadeh is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Upper Limb Surgeon who provides a comprehensive upper limb surgery service including minimally invasive and arthroscopic shoulder, elbow and wrist surgery. He also provides treatment for all hand pathologies, upper limb fractures and soft tissue sports injuries in conjunction with the appropriate rehabilitation provided by a team of skilled physiotherapists. Mr Tavakkolizadeh studied medicine at the Royal London Hospital Medical School graduating in 1995. 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 in Australia followed by a fellowship in upper limb surgery at King’s College Hospital. Mr Tavakkolizadeh is actively involved in research and teaching. He has numerous publications and is involved in post graduate training. He is an organiser and faculty member in several national educational and skills courses and participates regularly in GP and physio teaching programmes.

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