Mr David S Thyagarajan: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr David S Thyagarajan

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Elbow
  • Shoulder

About me

Mr David Thyagarajan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with a Special Interest in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
He completed his Higher Surgical Training in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery in Bristol. Following this, he was appointed to the internationally renowned Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship Programme at the Nottingham Shoulder and Elbow Unit. There he was trained in the breadth of shoulder and elbow surgery, dealing with a high volume of complex cases.
After his fellowship programme he travelled to shoulder and elbow centres of excellence in the USA as a visiting surgeon and gained insight and experience in state of the art surgical techniques from world renowned surgeons Dr Steve Burkhart in San Antonio and Dr Gary Gartsman in Houston, Texas.
His special interest in shoulder and elbow surgery includes arthroscopic and open surgery for sports injuries, instability, degenerative disease requiring shoulder and elbow replacement surgery, complex revision surgery including glenoid reconstructions and sternoclavicular joint surgery.
He has several peer-reviewed publications. He is a reviewer of The Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. He has presented his research work in numerous international and national meetings such as the American Academy of Orthopaedic surgeons in Washington DC, International congress of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery in Japan and the British shoulder and elbow society.
He was invited as a speaker for the symposium session in ‘arthritis and arthroplasty’ at the International congress of shoulder and elbow surgery ICSES 2016 in South Korea.
He is a Senior clinical lecturer at the Sheffield University and he trains future orthopaedic surgeons at the Sheffield teaching Hospitals. He is also a faculty member on the shoulder arthroscopic course at the Royal college of Surgeons of England.

Areas of interest

Shoulder:
Arthroscopy of the shoulder.
Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression
Acromio-Clavicular Joint Excision.
Acromio-Clavicular Joint Stabilisation.
Rotator Cuff Repair.
Bankart Stabilisation / Arthroscopic capsulo-labral reconstruction.
Latarjet Stabilsiation / Coracoid transfer stabilisation.
Pec Major / Pectoralis Major Repair.
Distal biceps repair
Long head of Biceps Tenodesis
Capsular release and manipulation under anaesthetic.
Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior (SLAP) repair.
Primary Shoulder Replacement.
Revision shoulder replacement
Complex primary and Revision shoulder surgery with glenoid reconstructions
Scapulothoracic fusion
Steroid (Cortisone) injections.
Sternoclavicular Joint Surgery

Elbow:
Tennis elbow release
Golfers Elbow release
Nerve decompressions
Radial head replacements
Elbow instability surgery
Primary Total Elbow Replacement
Revision Total Elbow Replacement
Elbow arthroscopy
Complex Elbow fracture fixation surgery

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Procedures completed

  • T7915

    Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair greater than 2cm - (1-5)

    BMI Thornbury Hospital (1-5)

  • W8194

    Arthroscopic subacromial decompression and excision of distal clavicle (including arthroscopic procedures in glenohumeral joint) - (1-5)

    BMI Thornbury Hospital (1-5)

  • S0656

    Removal of lipoma - (1-5)

    BMI Thornbury Hospital (1-5)

  • W7714

    Primary open or arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation procedure (including labral/SLAP/tendon repair) - (1-5)

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