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Mr Rajesh Nanda - Orthopaedics

Mr Rajesh Nanda is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Middlesbrough, Teesside, who specializes in all aspects of Upper Limb surgery including Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and Wrist conditions.

Based at: Tees Valley Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

GMC Number

5203295

Clinical interests

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery – Including Keyhole surgery and Joint replacement.

Shoulder pain; shoulder impingement; shoulder bursitis; shoulder stiffness; frozen shoulder; acromioclavicular joint pain; shoulder weakness; rotator cuff tears; shoulder arthritis; shoulder instability; shoulder dislocation; elbow pain; tennis elbow; golfers elbow; ulna nerve; cubital tunnel syndrome; carpal tunnel syndrome; elbow arthritis; biceps tendon pain; elbow impingement; shoulder injuries; clavicle fracture; humerus fracture; clavicle non-union; humerus non-union; elbow fractures; olecranon bursitis; awake shoulder and elbow surgery.

Hand surgery - Dupuytren’s contracture, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, arthritis; osteoarthritis; rheumatoid arthritis and painful joints, injuries and sports injuries and tendon problems. Cubital tunnel syndrome; wrist pain; hand pain, hand fractures, wrist fractures; elbow fractures; trigger finder; ganglion; tendonitis; tenosynovitis; dequervain's syndrome.

Academic background

MBBS- India 1992

D. Ortho – India 1996

MRCS – Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2003

MSc Orthopaedics – Teesside University 2005

FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics) – The Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations 2009

Postgraduate Certificate in Education - Newcastle University 2013

Fellowship North East Leadership Academy – 2014

Fellowship of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers – RCSEd 2018

Teaching & Research

Reviewer for 

Shoulder and Elbow Journal 

Bone and Joint Journal

Examiner for FRCS (T&O) exam

Awarded the British Elbow & Shoulder Surgeons Society CPD Fellowship 2015-16

Faculty on various Shoulder & Elbow surgery courses, Trauma courses and FRCS (T&O) preparation courses.

Active in Research in Orthopaedics especially Upper Limb conditions. Participating in International & National Multi Centre Trials and research activity in my hospital. 

Presented at various International and National Conferences and is well published.

Professional Memberships

British Orthopaedic Association

British Elbow and Shoulder Surgeons

British Medical Association

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 

Fellowship of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers

NHS base

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Go to hospital website

http://www.teesvalleytreatmentcentre.co.uk
01642 929 409