Mr George Tselentakis: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr George Tselentakis

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

 

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Specialises in

  • Knee

About me

Mr George Tselentakis is a highly qualified and experienced Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon.
He is the Orthopaedic Lead Clinician at East Surrey University Hospital and an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at Brighton & Sussex Medical School.
His private practice is based at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital and Ramsay Northdowns Hospital .
Mr Tselentakis is responsible for the training of medical students, junior doctors and also senior surgical trainees with an interest in knee surgery under his Knee Fellowship Program.
He came to the UK after obtaining his medical degree in Greece in 1989.
Mr Tselentakis underwent basic surgical training in the London SW Thames region.
After passing his FRCS in 1994, he undertook a year of research at the Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital in Oswestry with Professor J.B Richardson.
His research on assessing healing in Callotasis was awarded with a PhD.
Mr Tselentakis received his higher specialist orthopaedic training in Manchester, which was completed by undertaking a Knee Fellowship in 2001 at the Royal Bolton Hospital and visiting a number of nationally and internationally renowned knee centres.
Mr Tselentakis was appointed as a Consultant Orthopaedic Knee Surgeon at East Surrey Hospital in 2002 and he is currently the Lead Clinician in the Orthopaedic department.
After his appointment he has developed his interest further, offering a comprehensive service for simple and complex Knee problems.
As a specialist knee surgeon, his clinical practice involves all aspects of knee surgery.
More specifically, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, meniscal repairs and articular cartilage regeneration techniques such as microfracture and autologous chondrocyte (cartilage) implantation, as well as total and partial knee replacements and complex revision surgery.
Mr Tselentakis has authored book chapters and scientific articles published in peer reviewed journals and maintains an active interest in research and new developments.

Areas of interest

Arthroscopy; Knee replacement surgery; Knee surgery; Ligament reconstruction including anterior cruciate ligament; Reconstructive surgery; revision surgery , Cartilage repair; Lower limb disorders,

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Procedures completed

  • W8230

    Arthroscopic meniscal repair - (5-50)

    Spire Gatwick Park Hospital (5-50)

  • W4210

    Total prosthetic replacement of knee joint, +/- cement, +/- patella - (5-50)

    Spire Gatwick Park Hospital (1-5)

  • W9030

    Injection(s) +/- aspiration, into joint, cyst, bursa with image guidance - (5-50)

    Spire Gatwick Park Hospital (5-50)

  • W7420

    Autograft anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (including arthroscopic and meniscectomy) - (5-50)

    Spire Gatwick Park Hospital (1-5)

  • W5200

    Unicompartmental knee replacement - (1-5)

    Spire Gatwick Park Hospital (1-5)

  • T6220

    Excision of bursa - (1-5)

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