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Mr Dimitrios Tsekes Consultant Shoulder & Elbow Surgeon

Committed to holistic orthopaedic care

  • Specialises in the shoulder, elbow and hand
  • Treats common conditions to complex injuries
  • Expert in sport injuries and degenerative diseases
  • Offers non-surgical treatment options

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Mr Dimitrios Tsekes

Consultant Shoulder & Elbow Surgeon

Mr Tsekes provides a full comprehensive Shoulder and Elbow service for common conditions, degenerative diseases and sports injuries in London and Essex. His approach to patient care is holistic and multidisciplinary, working closely with Orthopaedic consultants and other skilled health professionals to provide a caring and evidence-based treatment for his patients.

Shoulder Conditions:
Shoulder Sport Injuries
Shoulder Dislocation (Shoulder Subluxation)
Shoulder Arthritis
Shoulder Osteoarthritis
Shoulder Pain (Subacromial Pain)
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Impingement (Subacromial Impingement)
Frozen Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
Rotator Cuff Tear

Elbow Conditions:
Elbow Sport Injuries
Elbow Arthritis
Elbow Osteoarthritis
Elbow Pain
Elbow Stiffness
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
Biceps Tear

Hand & Wrist Conditions:
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Dupuytren's Contracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist and Hand Injuries

Shoulder Procedures:
Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair (Keyhole Rotator Cuff Repair)
Arthroscopic Shoulder Stabilisation Surgery (Keyhole Shoulder Stabilisation Surgery)
Arthroscopic Shoulder Capsular Release (Keyhole Shoulder Capsular Release)
Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression (Keyhole Shoulder Decompression)
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Injections (Steroid Injections, Orthobiological Joint Injections, Ultrasound Guided Injections)
Tendon Repairs

Elbow Procedures:
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Injections (Steroid Injections, Orthobiological Joint Injections, Ultrasound Guided Injections)
Fracture Fixation
Tennis Elbow Release
Golfer’s Elbow Release

Hand & Wrist Procedures:
Carpal Tunnel Decompression (Ulnar Nerve Release Surgery)
Dupuytren's Contracture Release
Hand Injections
Trigger Finger Release

British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS)
General Medical Council (GMC)
European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EBOT)


Nominated for Trainer of the Year in 2018 - The Royal London Rotation

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Meet Mr Dimitrios Tsekes

About Mr Dimitrios Tsekes

Mr Tsekes holds a substantive post as a Trauma and Orthopaedic Consultant in Basildon University Hospital, specialising in shoulder and elbow surgery. His roles include Research and Development Lead, as well as Unit Training Director for the Orthopaedic Department. He has completed two substantive Upper Limb Fellowships at the Royal Free London and Royal London NHS Hospitals.

He graduated from the University of Athens Medical School in 2003. He completed his core surgical training in 2007 and began specialist training in Trauma and Orthopaedics at Athens Naval Hospital focusing in orthopaedic sports injuries. Following that he trained in hand surgery and microsurgery in Athens’ Major Trauma Center (KAT). In 2009 he obtained his MSc in Metabolic Bone Disorders from University of Athens Medical School.

Mr Tsekes trained in London as a registrar at The Whittington Hospital and Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals, acquiring experience and skills in the whole spectrum of Orthopaedics, obtaining the Fellow of European Board of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (FEBOT) and Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS) diplomas. He has also completed two fellowships in upper limb surgery and worked as Orthopaedic Consultant and Upper Limb Specialist in Queens University Hospital.

Throughout his Orthopaedic career Mr Tsekes has completed research projects, published articles in peer reviewed journals, and has delivered numerous presentations at a national and international level. Mr Tsekes is passionate about training and teaching and was nominated for the Trainer of the Year Award in 2018 by the Royal London Hospital (RLHOTS) rotation. He also develops and provides courses on upper limb surgery as faculty a member for shoulder surgery cadaveric labs in Paris.

Mr Tsekes believes in a holistic and evidence-based approach to orthopaedic care. He is passionate about providing the best possible treatment for his patients and was inspired to study medicine after his experience with a compassionate doctor when he suffered illness as a young child.

Qualifications: FRCS(orth), FEBOT, MSc

Year of Qualifications: 2013

GMC number: 7059272

Main NHS base: Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

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Our consultants work out of several convenient locations in Central and Greater London. I also provide telephone and video consultations.

Chase Farm (North Side)
The Ridgeway

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17-19 View Rd
N6 4DJ

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60 Grove End Rd

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45 Queen Anne Street
Marylebone, London

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Eagle Way
Essex CM13 3LE

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