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Mr Maulik Gandhi - Orthopaedics

Mr Maulik Gandhi is a Consultant Orthopaedic Consultant in Yorkshire who specialises in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

GMC Number

6122271

Clinical interests

Mr Maulik Gandhi has a sub-specialist interest in helping patients suffering with pain or reduced function due to their shoulder or elbow. He takes a holistic approach in understanding patients and their problems. He appreciates that a management plan for one patient, may not be suitable or desirable for another.

Management plans are a shared decision making process and are based on evidence. Not all management plans require surgery, but when they do, he offers:

- key-hole (arthroscopic) shoulder surgery for rotator cuff tears, shoulder stabilisation, SLAP repairs, capsular release for frozen shoulder, calcific tendinopathy, acromio-clavicular joint disruptions or arthritis

- open shoulder surgery to deal with arthritis (shoulder replacements), acute/delayed surgery to deal with fractures (or sequalae of trauma) of the shoulder and humerus

- open surgery around the elbow to deal with tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis), ulnar nerve entrapment (cubital tunnel syndrome), biceps tendon ruptures, olecranon bursitis, elbow arthritis/stiffness and elbow fractures.

- carpal tunnel decompression

 

Academic background

BSc (Hons), MBChB (Hons), MPhil, MRCS, FRCS (Tr & Orth), MFSTEd.

Mr Gandhi studied at the University of Manchester where he was awarded BSc (Hons) and MBChB (Hons). His junior doctor training was completed in Wrightingon, Wigan and Leigh NHS Trust before moving to the West Midlands for his junior surgical training. He completed his specialist orthopaedic training on the Oswestry/Stoke rotation in the West Midlands. During this time he also completed an MPhil research degree from the University of Salford. He is one of the 1st cohort of doctors to be accepted onto the NHS Clinical Entrepreneur programme (NHS CEnt).

After the completion of training, Mr Gandhi was awarded the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) International Fellowship and traveled to Seoul, South Korea. On his return to the UK, he completed post CCT fellowships at Coventry, Sheffield and Oswestry.

He joined Warrington and Halton NHS Trust as a locum consultant before taking up a substantive post at Bradford Teaching Hospitals in 2020.

He has published and presented nationally and internationally and some of his work can be found here.

 

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

Member of the British Elbow and Shoulder Society

Member of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers (RCSEd)

Member of the British Orthopaedic Association

Member of the British Medical Association

 

NHS base

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Clinic Times

Wednesday 08.30 - 13.00. Other times by special arrangement.

01274 033 030