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Mr B Venkateswaran Consultant Shoulder and Elbow Surgeon

Mr B Venkateswaran

Professional Profile

Mr Venkateswaran embarked on a career in Orthopaedics as an Orthopaedic trainee at Madras University in 1993 completing a Masters degree in Orthopaedics in 1996. Following this as a basic surgical trainee at the Yorkshire deanery he completed the FRCS in 1998. Furthering his training  as a Higher Surgical orthopaedic trainee in Yorkshire from 1998 to 2004 he completed his FRCS in Orthopaedics in 2002 and completed an acclaimed one year fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery at the Reading Shoulder Unit in 2004.

Posts held and Memberships

Consultant Surgeon Trauma and Orthopaedics . Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust

Honorary Senior Lecturer at University of Leeds

Education Lead, Department of Orthopaedics, Midyorkshire NHS Trust

Consultant Surgeon Trauma and Orthopaedics, Spire Elland, Longlands and Spire Leeds

Consultant Surgeon Trauma and Orthopaedics, Nuffield Hospitals Leeds

Faculty of the AO trauma courses and Surgical Skills Course - National

Member of the British and European Elbow and Shoulder Associations.

Member of Indian and American Orthopaedic Associations

Research Interests

Mr Venkat is a specialist in shoulder surgery, rotator cuff disease, shoulder pain and instability. He has co-authored chapters in books on shoulder surgery. He has written numerous publications and presentations on upper limb and general trauma and runs courses for orthopaedic trainees.

Vth Yorkshire Shoulder Course


Mr Venkat provides treatments for complex shoulder problems, impingement, rotator cuff tears, arthritis, cuff tear arthropathy, acromioclavicular joint injuries, shoulder dislocations, frozen shoulders, joint replacement of the shoulder and elbow. He has a special  interest in sports injuries of the shoulder and elbow.

He regularly provides an one-stop clinic for the patients and uses ultrasound as part of the diagnostic work up.

His services are complemented by the excellent state of the art radiology at all the hospitals  and rehabilitation and physiotherapy support

Interests include amongst other things cycling, fell walking and racquet sports. 

Mr Venkat consults privately in the following hospitals


Venkateswaran Limited

Registration Number: 8166802

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