Capital Orthopaedics

Capital Orthopaedics is a leading private orthopaedic and sports medicine practice based at the Cromwell Hospital, and specialising in arthroscopic (Keyhole) surgery

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The Capital Orthopaedics team consists of highly experienced musculoskeletal medical professionals – from Mr Simon Moyes, the renowned orthopaedic consultant surgeon, to physicians, nurses, anaesthetists and physiotherapists.

The team treat a range of different musculoskeletal ailments using the most advanced medical treatments and delivering their care in a calm, efficient and empathetic environment.

Mr Simon Moyes introduces Capital Orthopaedics at Cromwell Hospital

Areas of specialty

Shoulder conditions:

  • Dislocated Shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis)
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Separated Shoulder (Acromio Clavicular Joint Injury)
  • Acromio Clavicular Joint (ACJ) Osteoarthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Tear

Treatment options:

  • Physiotherapy and physical therapy for less serious symptoms
  • Steroid injections
  • Hydrodilation injections
  • Joint lubricant injections
  • Keyhole surgery (if needed for more serious cases or cases which have not responded to injections and physiotherapy)

Knee conditions:

  • Osteoarthritis of the knee
  • Cartilage Damage
  • Shin Bone, Kneecap and Thigh Bone Fractures
  • Meniscal Damage
  • Ligament Injuries, including:
    – Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL)
    – Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)
    – Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL)
  • Tendonitis

Treatment options:

  • Physiotherapy/exercise treatment
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Meniscal transplants
  • Micro-fracture surgery
  • Cartilage transplant
  • Keyhole surgery:
    – Knee cartilage repair
    – Removal of damaged cartilage
    – Reconstruction of the ligament, for example, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
  • Osteotomies to straighten the knee
  • Partial or full knee resurfacing

Ankle conditions:

  • Osteochondral Defects
  • Footballer’s Ankle (anterior impingement)
  • Posterior Impingement
  • Ankle Osteoarthritis
  • Achilles Tendon Problems
  • Peroneal Tendon Problems
  • Ankle Fractures

Treatment options:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Injection therapies
  • Ultrasound shock wave therapy
  • Surgical repair if tendons have ruptured, split, torn or dislocated

Foot conditions:

  • Bunions (Hallux Valgus)
  • Hallux Rigidus
  • Lesser Toe Deformity
  • Fractures
  • Sesamoid pain
  • Heel pain

Treatment options:

  • Insoles and walking boot treatments
  • Physical therapy
  • Surgery in severe cases

Elbow conditions:

  • Elbow Fractures
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Golfer’s Elbow
  • Loose Body
  • Posterior Impingement of the Elbow
  • Elbow Instability

Elbow treatment options:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Steroid injections or injections of platelets
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Keyhole surgery
  • Elbow ligament reconstruction surgery
  • Hyaluronic Acid Analogue injections

Why choose Capital Orthopaedics?

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