Awake Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

I am passionate about awake shoulder & elbow surgery and work with regional anaesthesia enthusiasts to deliver safe and comfortable awake surgery where possible. I am happy to discuss with patients whether awake surgery is right for them.

In the video below my Anaesthetic colleague Dr. Rony Berrebi and I discuss awake shoulder and elbow surgery, what it is, and the many benefits for patients:

For an idea of what awake surgery is like from a patient’s perspective you can have a look at the videos below:

Awake Shoulder Surgery at The Lister Hospital

Awake Shoulder Surgery at BMI The Clementine Churchill Hospital

For additional information please read the following patient information leaflet from the Royal College of Anaesthetists here.

Please also have a look at the following patient information video from Regional Anaesthesia UK (RAUK):

Please also see our NHS service features in the Evening Standard: