Mr Jagannath Chakravarthy

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

MBBS, MS Orthopaedics, MRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

Specialises in

  • Shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Carpal tunnel surgery
  • Ganglion removal surgery and dupuytren's contracture

Also available for:

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My clinical practice includes the full range of shoulder and elbow surgery as well as surgery to the hand I have a busy arthroplasty practice and perform an above average number of joint replacement every year. I have been a consultant at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead since 2012. I was appointed as an upper limb surgeon and also take part in the trauma management.

Most of my training was in the West Midlands and I particularly learned a lot at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, managing war victims and poly trauma. I did my shoulder fellowship in Derby and still have strong links with the unit.

I aim to provide a high quality, evidence based and personalised experience to all patients to achieve an optimal outcome.


General Medical Council Number: C6034299

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Jagannath Chakravarthy at Spire include:

Orthopaedics - elbow and shoulder

Other treatments

  • Arthrosopic surgery for shoulder stabilisation, debridement, subacromial decompressions, ACJ debridment, SLAP repair, biceps tenotomy and capsular release.
  • Elbow arthoscopy for debridment, loose body removal, capsular release, tennis elbow release and synovectom, Elbow replacements, Open tennis and golfers elbow release, removal of bursa and lumps, cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Trapeziectomy for thumb pain, Dequervains release, Dupuytrens fasciectomy, Synovectomy

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Additional information

Elbow surgery
Shoulder surgery

MB BS / University of Delhi / 1998
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

Professional leadership

National Joint Registry profile

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead

I live with my wife, Shalini and my daughter. I strive to achieve a good work life balance and believe that a good family life leads to a good professional career.

I am an avid cyclist, keen reader of fiction and a Lego builder.

Telephone 0191 418 8687
Private secretary Lynne Ismail & Stephanie Lowes
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