Mr Iossifidis was educated at the University of Montpellier in France.

His postgraduate surgical training took place in Norwich and Cambridge.

He then joined the Guy’s and St Thomas’  hospital  higher  surgical training rotation.

As a Senior registrar he developed an interest in shoulder surgery and completed a Shoulder

fellowship in London and New York.


He was appointed as a consultant surgeon at Croydon University Hospital, London, in 1997.

There he has developed the shoulder arthroscopic (keyhole surgery) service and Upper Limb unit.

He is a  Fellow of the Royal college of Surgeons and member of


the        British Orthopaedic Association (BOA)


the       British Shoulder Surgery association (BESS) since 1995


the       European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and the Elbow . (ESSSE)  2010




His practice has been exclusively Shoulder and Upper limb since 1995.

He publishes and presents his shoulder work both at the British and European Shoulder surgical societies.




              His special interests include:


  • shoulder sports injuries,

  • shoulder arthroscopic (key hole) surgery

  • fractures

  • dislocations

  • shoulder replacement

  • surgery of a variety of elbow and hand conditions

  • research interest in surgical outcomes










1984             M.D                              Doctoral Thesis in Medicine. University of Montpellier, France.

1988             FRCS Ed                      Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

1996             FRCS Ed (orth. )        Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in      

                                                           Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery,

                                                           Intercollegiate Board examinations. 



2001             Certificate in Teaching                                                      University of London

2009             Certificate in Managing the Trainee in Difficulty           MIAD

2009             Certificate in Training and assessment in Practice      RCS Eng

2009             Certificate in  Train the Trainer                                         Royal College of Surgeons of England


Mr  Iossifidis    MD, FRCS Ed,  FRCS Ed  (orth.)


             Consultant   Shoulder &  Elbow  Surgeon


One-stop diagnostic clinic and treatment of shoulder pain



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