Mr Tavakkolizadeh completed his Orthopaedic Registrar training at Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital and 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 and elbow surgery. He also performs wrist arthroscopies and treats upper limb fractures and soft tissue sports injuries in conjunction with appropriate rehabilitation when necessary.
He also treats nerve compression neuropathies including cubital and carpal tunnel syndrome.
He is actively involved in research and teaching. He has extensive publications in peer reviewed journals and is involved in postgraduate teaching and training. He is an organiser and faculty member in several educational and skills courses nationally and participates regularly in GP and physio teaching programmes. He has been an invited guest speaker at several international meetings.
Biceps repair, Pec major repar, clavicle fracture, acromioclavicular joint dislocation, shoulder dislocation, elbow dislocation, elbow fracture, wrist fracture
MB BS The Royal London Hospital Medical College 1995
MRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1999
FRCS (Tr & Orth) Royal College of Surgeons 2006
MSc Brighton University 2008
Sports Medicine Fellowship Perth Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Centre 2006
Shoulder & Elbow, Hand & Wrist Surgery Fellowship King's College Hospital 2007
Is a very experienced trauma surgeon with a vast experience
Adel and I have a similar scope of practice, so it is always useful to discuss difficult clinical problems with a like-minded colleague. He is also super-enthusiastic and a breath of fresh air.