Mr Rhee is a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising exclusively on shoulder and upper Limb disorders, trained in the latest techniques of minimal invasive ‘key-hole’ Arthroscopic Shoulder and Wrist surgery.
Mr Rhee qualified from the Royal Free University College London School of Medicine with Honors. He completed his basic surgical training on the Middlesex/UCH circuit and higher specialist orthopaedic training on the reputable Stoke/Oswestry training program. He undertook further Shoulder & Elbow fellowship training at University College Hospital London, as well as completing a Hand & Wrist fellowship at Chelsea & Westminster Hospital London. He was also awarded the EFORT (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology) travelling fellowship to the Internationally renown Karolinska Sports Institute in Stockholm
Mr Rhee was appointed in 2014 as Shoulder and Upper Limb Consultant at the Princess Royal Hospital, where he leads in developing the upper limb department, providing innovative specialist shoulder treatment for his patients. He has particular interests in arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery, shoulder joint replacement surgery and sports related injuries to the shoulder, wrist and hand, including novel techniques in rotator cuff injuries and arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery for acromio-clavicular injuries.
Mr Rhee works in close collaboration with the Lilleshall International Sports Centre, home to the English Institute of Sports, as well as treating elite sports person from the English Ice Hockey Association, Rugby Premiership and PGA European Golf Tour.
He finds research and training equally important. He has published widely and has several contributions to orthopaedic surgery textbooks, and is an invited reviewer for a number of international journals including Bone & Joint Journal. He is a regular faculty and examiner on regional and national courses, as well as lecturing MSc. Students at UCL. He organises several national training courses accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons, and co-convenes the London Shoulder Meeting which is the largest independent shoulder and elbow conference in the UK.
Mr Rhee will ensure a high quality tailored service for his patients using the latest techniques in minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgery.
Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
- Innovative Shoulder Surgery including Superior Capsular Reconstruction
- Shoulder Replacement
- Shoulder Arthritis Surgery
- Shoulder Arthroscopy
- Rotator Cuff Repair
- Shoulder Stabilisation
- Shoulder Trauma Surgery (Clavicle and Acromioclavicular Joint Trauma)
- All Upper Limb Fractures and Trauma
- Tennis Elbow / Golfers Elbow
- Ulnar Nerve Release
- Carpal Tunnel Decompression
- Dupuytren's Fasciectomy
- Arthritis of the Hand and Wrist Surgery
All aspects of Shoulder surgery and Sports related Upper Limb injury.
Specialist in Minimally Invasive Arthroscopic (Key-Hole) Shoulder Surgery for all painful shoulder conditions; Frozen Shoulder; Rotator Cuff Tear; Superior Capsule Reconstruction; Shoulder Instability; Shoulder Dislocation; Shoulder Impingement; Shoulder Decompression; ACJ (Acromioclavicular Joint) Repair and Reconstruction; Shoulder Arthritis; Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery; Clavicle (collar bone) fracture.
Elbow surgery including tendonitis/tendonopathy; Tennis Elbow; Golfers Elbow; Elbow Arthroscopy.
Hand & Wrist surgery including Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Other Nerve Entrapment; Dupuytrens Disease; Ganglion Surgery; Arthritis and Joint Replacement; Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery.