Mr Matay Arsan

Mr Matay Arsan

MBBS, Msc, Dip Hand Surg, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Recommended by 1 specialist
20 years of experience
5 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Very clear knowledgeable explanations along with a friendly manner. Went out of his way to help organise a treatment in a very short amount of time. “
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Subspecialty

  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7558081
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,757 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,353 reviews

    About

    Mr Arsan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in all aspects of the treatment of hand & wrist disorders as well as treatment of the injured elbow. Matay has been a substantive Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon since 2012. He developed a modern and successful upper limb service for occupational accidents at the St. Bonifatius Hospital as well as St. Christophorus Clinic.

    Matay grew up in the Netherlands and graduated from medical school at the Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam and completed his Trauma & Orthopaedic surgical training in Germany. He continued his sub-specialty training through an intensive 3-year hand surgery training at the Hand Zentrum Lingen, a renowned hand center in Lower Saxony, under the supervision of Dr M. Nicoloff, a leading total-wrist arthroplasty surgeon in Germany. He was then appointed Lead Hand Surgeon of the Trauma & Orthopaedics Department of St. Bonifatius Hospital. Matay gained experience working in the academic teaching hospitals of North Rhine-Westphalia, affiliated to the University of Münster, where his post incorporated trauma and management of both non-operative & operative management of high/low-velocity injuries as well as sports injuries.

    Matay consistently uses up-to-date techniques such as the WALANT (Wide Awake Local Anaesthetics No Tourniquet) as well as evidence-based treatments and minimally invasive (including keyhole) surgery, which enables him to achieve good surgical outcomes. His patients are treated as day cases and can return home after surgery. Matay believes in teaching his patients to understand their injury or condition and involves them in not only decision making but also in post-operative treatment. 

    It is important that HCA is transparent about our relationship with those doctors who provide us with clinical guidance on delivering the best possible care to patients and operating our hospitals safely and efficiently. We set out here some of the ways in which we work together and the amount we pay this doctor for such services.

    Procedures

    • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
    • Joint Fusion (Wrist)
    • Tendon Repair (Hand)
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    Special interests

    • Arthritis (Wrist)
    • Trigger Finger
    • Arthritis (Hand)
    • Hand Problems
    • Osteoarthritis
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    Education

    • MBBS
    • MSc
    • Dip Hand Surg
    • MD
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