Mr Mahesh Pimplé

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon (Shoulder, Elbow, Hand and wrist)

MBBS, MS(Orth), FRCS(Orth)

"It is an exciting time at Spire London East Hospital. With re-branding and refurbishment, latest technology is now available for modern treatment of Orthopaedic conditions. It's association with West Ham has led to development of an excellent bone and joint unit with update management of Sports injuries. Team working with physiotherapists have led to excellent clinical and functional outcome in patients."

Specialises in

  • Elbow surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Shoulder surgery
  • Sports medicine
  • Wrist surgery

Mr Pimplé has completed Specialist training from the London Deanery followed by an advanced fellowship in Upper limb surgery at the King’s College hospital. He has been a Consultant since 2011 specialising in surgery of the hand, wrist, shoulder and elbow. He uses advanced arthroscopic (keyhole) and minimally invasive techniques often as Awake Daycase surgery. In addition, he performs joint replacement surgery using latest implants. His trauma practice includes fixation of fractures and ligament injuries in the Upper limb. He is one of few surgeons offering keyhole surgery for arthritis in the thumb and small joints in hand.

His specialist areas include: Shoulder and Elbow surgery: Impingement, tendinitis, rotator cuff tears, instability, arthritis. Hand and Wrist surgery: Carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren’s disease, scaphoid fracture, ligament and tendon injuries, arthritis.

He is the lead for management of fractured neck of femur at the Whipps Cross University hospital (Barts health NHS Trust).

Mr Pimplé has presented in international meetings and published in peer reviewed medical journals. He is on the faculty for local and international teaching courses.


General Medical Council Number: C5209213

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Mahesh Pimplé at Spire include:


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Clinical interests

Elbow surgery
Hand surgery
Shoulder surgery
Soft tissue injuries
Sports injury
Sports medicine
Upper limb surgery
Wrist surgery

Clinical interests: Injuries of the Upper limb (Shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist), Arthroscopic and open Upper limb surgery

Qualification and professional memberships

FRCS(Orth) / Edinburgh / 2005
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons Of Edinburgh
FRCS(Orth) is a given after passing exams on completion of Specialist training in Orthopaedic surgery

Professional memberships

British Elbow and Shoulder Society

British Society for Surgery of the Hand

British Orthopaedic Association

Professional leadership

Trauma lead at the Whipps Cross University hospital (Barts health NHS Trust).

Research and publications

Journal of Shoulder and Elbow, International Orthopaedics, Spine, Injury Journal

European Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Current NHS posts

Barts health NHS Trust (Whipps Cross University hospital)

Personal profile

I enjoy spending my spare time playing Badminton with my daughter who beats me every time! My toddler son loves taking a dip and drags me to swim at every opportunity.

Contact information

Private secretary Shadie Tajfar
Private secretary telephone 07551783276
Private secretary email