Mr Vipul Patel: Trauma & orthopaedic surgery
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Mr Vipul Patel

Trauma & orthopaedic surgery

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Overview

Specialises in

  • Elbow
  • Hand
  • Shoulder

About me

Mr Vipul Patel is a Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon dealing in problems of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Knee. His NHS practice is at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals and the South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre (SWLEOC). He was instrumental in setting up the shoulder and elbow service at SWLEOC.
Mr Patel has helped develop the BOA/ BESS commissioning guidance for managing shoulder problems.
Mr Patel has been in Consultant practice since 1999. Mr Patel offers a one-stop clinic with clinical assessment, imaging with x-rays and ultrasound as well as treatments such as image-guided injections where appropriate at the first visit. Mr Patel has expertise in treating fractures and dislocations as well as sports injuries of the shoulder and elbow. Mr Patel has extensive experience in arthroscopic, replacement and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and elbow, performing 350-400 operations annually.

Areas of interest

All conditions of the shoulder and elbow;
Sports injuries;
Fractures;
Shoulder arthroscopy; Subacromial decompressions; Capsular release; Rotator cuff repairs; Shoulder stabilisation; Labral repairs; Acromioclavicular joint repairs; Shoulder resurfacing; Total Shoulder replacement; Reverse shoulder replacement;
Elbow arthroscopy; Tennis elbow; Elbow stiffness; Elbow replacement;
Hand conditions eg carpal tunnel syndrome; ganglions; DeQuervain's tenosynovitis, etc;
Knee conditions eg meniscal tears; loose bodies,
Knee arthroscopy.

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Procedures completed

  • W9030

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

    Ashtead Hospital (1-5)

  • W7872

    Arthroscopic arthrolysis of shoulder contracture +/- manipulation/injection - (1-5)

  • W5050

    Reverse polarity arthroplasty of shoulder - (1-5)

    Spire St Anthony's Hospital (1-5)

  • W7714

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

  • W2100

    Primary open reduction of intra-articular fracture of long bone with internal fixation, e.g. proximal humerus or proximal tibia (+/- arthroscopic assistance) - (1-5)

  • W2830

    Removal of internal fixation from bone / joint, excluding k-wires - (1-5)

  • W5723

    Excision reconstruction of large joint - (1-5)

  • W8700

    Diagnostic arthroscopic examination of joint, +/- biopsy (not otherwise specified) (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

  • W8194

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

    Spire St Anthony's Hospital (1-5)

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