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Bo Povlsen

Orthopaedic Surgery

40 years of experience
40 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.83

Reviewed By

Doctify

About

Associate Professor Povlsen is a leading expert who solely treats hand, elbow, and shoulder conditions and specialises in minimal and non-invasive treatment. He was a senior consultant at Guy's for more than 20 years. For the last 8 years, he has been concentrating on treating private patients. He receives referrals of complex hand and upper extremity problems from within the UK and internationally. He is a board member of the British Orthopaedic Association - professional standards committee. His clinical interests are nerve entrapment conditions, carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger fingers, Dupuytren contracture, wrist/elbow/shoulder pain, tendonitis, and work-related upper limb disorders/RSI. Professor Povlsen has an active research interest and has published more than 60 peer-reviewed research articles, books, and clinical comments generating more than 800 citations. For leisure, he is a keen sailor and Yacht Master.

Subspecialities

Hand & Wrist Surgery, Hand Surgery, Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, Trauma Surgery

All procedures

  • Ulnar Nerve Release
  • Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel Decompression
  • Fracture Fixation Surgery
  • Ganglion Cyst Removal
  • Joint Fusion (Hand)
  • Joint Fusion (Wrist)
  • Joint Injection
  • MRI Scan (Magnetic Resonance Imaging scan)
  • Multiligament Reconstruction
  • Postoperative Rehabilitation
  • Revision Surgery
  • Rheumatoid Hand Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Stabilisation
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Repair (Hand)
  • Video Consultation
  • Wrist Arthroscopy

All conditions

  • Hand Pain
  • Arthritis (Elbow)
  • Arthritis (Hand)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis (Shoulder)
  • Arthritis (Wrist)
  • Bone Spurs
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dislocated Shoulder
  • Dislocation of the Elbow
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Fractures
  • Elbow Instability
  • Elbow Stiffness
  • Finger Injury
  • Fracture (Broken Bone)
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Deformities
  • Hand Extensor Tendon Injuries
  • Hand Flexor Tendon Injuries
  • Hand Fractures
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Problems
  • Kienbock's Disease
  • Mallet Finger
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteomyelitis (Upper Limb)
  • Peripheral Nerve Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinopathy (Pitcher's Shoulder)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Wrist Fractures

Languages

Danish, English, Swedish

Qualifications

MD, PhD

Registered with

General Medical Council: 3579329

Locations

St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS

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Consultation Fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £175

Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.83 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.83 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

4.83

Reviewed By

Doctify