Mr Gunaratnam Shyamalan: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr Gunaratnam Shyamalan

Hand Clinic at Spire Healthcare

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Overview

Specialises in

  • Elbow
  • Hand
  • Wrist

About me

Mr Shyamalan is a dedicated Hand Surgeon working and training others at The Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, serving a population of ove one million people. He works equally on all three sites (Solihull, Heartlands, and Sutton Coldfield)

While playing rugby at school he broke his scaphoid bone and subsequently required surgery. This started his love of surgery! He focused on Orthopaedics for the greater part of his training, working for three hand surgeons; David Warwick in Wessex, Peter Magnussen and Murali Bhat in Surrey. 18 months of this training was spent in shoulder and elbow surgery.

His Hand & Plastics fellowship training was undertaken at three world class units:

Ganga Hospital India, with Raja Sabapathy, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, with Professor Tonkin and The Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, with Kate Owers and Rupert Eckersley.

During this time he developed expertise in minimally invasive wrist and hand surgery, including key hole surgery. He also sees complex nerve problems, children’s hand problems, soft tissue hand trauma, including tendon, nerve and arterial repair, and arthritis work, including joint replacement.

Mr Shyamalan's aim is to offer an individualised, expert service in the management of hand and wrist conditions, with a multi disciplinary team approach and consideration given to both surgical and non-surgical options.

Areas of interest

Minimally invasive wrist surgery such as key hole surgery; Minimally invasive hand surgery such as needle fasciotomy and Xiapex injections for Dupuytren's contracture;
Traumatic conditions of the hand including sporting injuries, tendon and nerve injuries; Lumps and bumps surgery including soft tissue coverage in the hand; Disorder of the thumb including arthroscopy (key hole surgery); Wrist arthritis; Scaphoid fractures;
Nerve compression (carpal tunnel syndrome) and ulna nerve compression (elbow and hand); Tennis/Golfers elbow and elbow arthritis

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Procedures completed Conditions treated

Conditions treated

  • 78000

    General Symptoms | General symptoms; Amnesia; Blackout; Coma and Stupor; Convulsions; Dizziness; General Malaise; Giddiness; Hallucinations; Hyperhidrosis; Insomnia, Organic Origin; Isolated Convulsions; Lethargy; Malaise Due To Tropical Illness; Malaise, General; Poor Memory; Puo; Pyrexia Of Unknown Origin; Vaso-Vagal Attacks; Vertigo

  • 84200

    Sprains and strains of wrist and hand | Sprain, Hand; Sprain, Wrist; Strain, Hand; Strain, Wrist

  • 35400

    Mononeuritis of Upper Limb & Mononeuritis Multiplex | Nerve disorder / carpal tunnel syndrome; Carpal Tunnel Syndrome; Causalgia; Lesion, Radial Nerve; Lesion, Ulnar Nerve; Mononeuritis Multiplex; Ulnar Palsy

  • 72700

    Other Disorders, Synovium, Tendon & Bursa | Inflamation of joints; Abscess, Bursa; Abscess, Tendon; Baker's Cyst; Bunion; Cyst, Baker's; Cyst, Bursa; Cyst, Synovium; Ganglion; Synovitis; Synovium, Rupture/tear; Tendon, Abscess; Tendon, Rupture/Tear; Tenosynovitis

  • 71900

    Other and Unspecified Disorders Of Joint | Unspecified disorder of joint; Haemarthrosis; Joint, Effusion; Joint, Pain; Joint, Stiffness; Pain in Feet; Pain in Joint; Stiffness of Joint; Walking Difficulties

  • 72800

    Myositis, Infective | Infective inflammation of a muscle; Amyotonia; Dupuytrens Contracture; Ligament, Disorders Not Listed Elsewhere; Muscle Disorders, Not Listed Elsewhere; Myofibrosis; Plantar Fasciitis

  • 84000

    Sprains and strains of shoulder and upper arm | Shoulder, Sprains and Strains; Sprain, Shoulder; Sprain, Upper Arm; Strain, Shoulder; Strain, Upper Arm

  • 84100

    Sprains and strains of elbow and forearm | Forearm, Sprain; Forearm, Strain; Sprain, Elbow; Sprain, Forearm; Strain, Elbow; Strain, Forearm

  • 84500

    Sprains and strains of ankle and foot | Ankle, Sprains and Strains; Foot, Sprain; Foot, Strain; Sprain, Ankle; Sprain, Foot; Strain, Ankle; Strain, Foot

  • 81000

    Fracture, Clavicle (Collar Bone) | Fracture, Collar bone

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