Mr Omar Haddo, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

Whittington Hospital NHS Trust,

Mr Omar Haddo is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Princess Grace and the Wellington hospitals, London, where he treats private patients; he also treats NHS patients at the Whittington Hospital, London.

Mr Haddo is a member of the British Orthopaedic Association and the British Elbow and Shoulder Society. He has published widely and spoken at numerous meetings, both nationally and internationally, on various orthopaedic and shoulder topics. Mr Haddo specialises in arthroscopic shoulder and elbow surgery as well as should resurfacing arthroplasty.

He qualified with a Medicine degree from St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical School, London and went on, in 1995, to qualify with a BSc in Clinical Sciences at St Mary’s Hospital, London. A Fellowship was taken at the internationally renowned Reading Shoulder Unit.

Personal treatment philosophy: Whilst I practise a wide range of surgical techniques on the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, I always tailor the treatment I give to the needs of each individual.

  • Arthroscopy and the painful shoulder

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    The painful shoulder is a common problem. This may be related to injury but it can also occur spontaneously. The diagnosisThe process of determining which condition a patient may have. is still predominantly dependant on providing a good medical history. The term arthroscopyInspection through an endoscope of the interior of a joint. refers to keyhole surgeryA type of minimally invasive surgery. of the shoulder. It was popularised in the 1980s and was initially used predominantly as a diagnostic procedure. Shoulder arthroscopy has provided us with the opportunity to investigate the shoulder in a dynamic way and has identified diagnoses that were not previously known or understood.

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