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Specialist Shoulder Unit

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Are you seeking expert advice and treatment for constant shoulder pain or a shoulder injury in central London?

The Specialist Shoulder Unit at King Edward VII’s Hospital offers one-stop diagnosis and treatment for all hip conditions and complaints.

Our eminent shoulder specialists, some of the country’s leading experts in dealing with shoulder pain and injuries, have decades of experience. They are backed by a multidisciplinary team delivering the very highest standard of nursing care and physiotherapy.

If you require surgical treatment, our world-famous centre of excellence is able to treat the full spectrum of shoulder conditions and complaints including:

  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Dislocations and Fractures
  • Sports injuries
  • Degenerative arthritic conditions

You can be seen by a specialist quickly and at a time that suits you, with same day appointments often available.

And you can access a special fixed-priced shoulder assessment package for just £450 which includes a consultation, scan and follow up. Book Here

Enquiries & Appointments

Call 020 7467 4344

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Our expertise in diagnosing and treating shoulder problems

King Edward VII’s Hospital is a world-renowned centre of excellence for orthopaedics, with over 120 years experience in diagnosing and treating shoulder problems. Our consultant shoulder specialists are hand-picked as the leaders in their field, who also work at London teaching hospitals and are involved in the very latest clinical research, looking after top athletes and sports people.

Our team includes Orthopaedic Clinical Nurse Specialists, working collaboratively with consultants to ensure patients receive a personal, tailored treatment plan with one to one support before, during and after surgery.

Take comfort in the expertise at King Edward VII’s Hospital and our commitment to supporting you through the entire journey of treatment and rehabilitation. Call us today on 020 7467 4344.

Meet your shoulder specialist

Ms Susan Alexander  ›
Susan Alexander is a Consultant Orthopaedic surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital specialising in shoulder surgery. She has been trained by some of the most highly regarded shoulder surgeons in the UK. Since 2000 she has worked alongside Andrew Wallace in developing novel arthroscopic techniques and has treated several high-profile professional athletes
Special interests include:
Shoulder Surgery (+ 2 more)
Mr Toby Baring  ›
Mr Toby Baring is a consultant trauma and orthopaedic surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital specialising in shoulder surgery. He uses the most modern surgical techniques, with an emphasis on arthroscopic rotator cuff and shoulder instability surgery, and primary and revision shoulder replacement.
Special interests include:
Shoulder And Elbow Conditions (+ 5 more)
Mr Brian Cohen  ›
Mr Brian Cohen is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand as well as arthroscopic techniques, trauma of the upper limb whilst also treating general trauma.
Special interests include:
Scaphoid Fractures (+ 18 more)
Mr Addie Majed  ›
Mr Majed is an established Shoulder and Elbow specialist at King Edward VII's Hospital and the world renowned Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore, a National Centre of Excellence. His practice incorporates all acute and chronic shoulder and elbow conditions, including trauma and sports medicine as well as complex revision and reconstructive surgery.
Special interests include:
Shoulder Surgery (+ 4 more)
Mr Peter Reilly  ›
Mr. Reilly’s main area of clinical practice is shoulder and elbow surgery, with research interests complementing this including rotator cuff disease, proximal humeral fractures and arthroplasty.
Special interests include:
Shoulder Surgery (+ 1 more)
Mr Andrew Sankey  ›
Mr Andrew Sankey is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital with a specialist interest in shoulder and elbow surgery.
Special interests include:
Shoulder Fracture (+ 13 more)
Mr Andrew Wallace  ›
Andrew Wallace is a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital, with a major clinical interest is in the field of shoulder surgery, particularly the development of arthroscopic techniques for minimally-invasive reconstruction. In addition to an interest in sports injuries he also undertakes shoulder joint replacement. He is the principal orthopaedic shoulder surgeon to professional rugby clubs in the south of England and to the English Rugby Football Union
Special interests include:
Sports Injuries (+ 3 more)
Mr (William) James White  ›
James White is a Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon at King Edward VII's Hospital and one of London's leading teaching hospitals, Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (GSTT). His practice encompasses all aspects of shoulder and elbow surgery including arthroscopy, arthroplasty and trauma. He has a reputation as a thorough clinician, effective communicator and skilled surgeon.
Special interests include:
Shoulder Surgery (+ 5 more)

Why King Edward VII's Hospital?

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Because our standards are apparent in everything we do…
  • Patient-centred care – placing you at the heart of everything we do
  • Hand-picked consultants– so you can choose from one of the finest specialists in the UK
  • Multidisciplinary approach – working together in specialist teams, deciding on a personalised treatment plan for you
  • Innovative treatments – state-of-the-art medical facilities designed with unparalleled safety and precision in mind
  • Quality and safety – prioritising high quality, safe and effective healthcare, always
  • Charitable work – any surplus we make goes into providing subsidised medical care to Veterans of the Armed Forces.

There is a reason why over 98% of our patients would recommend King Edward VII’s Hospital to family and friends.
Book your consultation today: Call 020 7467 4344