Mr Kostas Tsitskaris

MD MSc FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon (Hip and Knee)

Special Interests:
  • Hip replacement surgery, primary and revision
  • Partial and total knee replacement surgery, primary and revision
  • Knee arthroscopy, meniscal repair and ligament reconstruction
  • Sports injuries and trauma
  • Joint preservation techniques

Email: Tsitskaris.admin@lips.org.uk

Telephone: 0207 164 6114

Fax: 0207 022 1606

Synopsis

Kostas is a Consultant Trauma

and Orthopaedic Surgeon working

at Barts Health NHS Trust. He is a

specialist in hip and knee surgery,

sports injuries and trauma.

Kostas is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon working at Barts Health NHS trust. He is a specialist in hip and knee surgery, sports injuries and trauma.

Kostas is also the Hip Fracture Lead at Barts Health. He has been trusted with the development of the service that will deliver hip fracture care in North East London.

Kostas is passionate about achieving high quality care for his patients. He employs clear communication and an individualized approach to deliver the best possible outcomes for them.

History

Kostas completed his specialist orthopaedic training in London, at the very competitive UCH/Middlesex rotation. He then undertook two highly regarded specialist fellowships, first under Prof Michael Dunbar in Canada and then at the Barts Health Orthopaedic Centre and at the Royal London Hospital, in London.

Kostas completed a Masters in Trauma and Orthopaedics at University College London. He has published more than thirty manuscripts, abstracts and book chapters and has given international presentations at some of the most prestigious orthopaedic conferences, such as the American Academy and the Orthopaedic Research Society. He is a reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal.

International Congresses

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, March 6-10, 2018, New Orleans, USA
Improved outcomes in ‘consistent varus’ knees after total knee arthroplasty with kinematic alignment
Dusik CJ, Tsitskaris K, Amirault JJ, Richardson CG, Dunbar MJ
17th EFORT Congress, June 1-3, 2016, Geneva, Switzerland
Outcome of surgical dislocation of the hip in healed Perthes disease
Tsitskaris K, Sarraf KM, Khan T, Hashemi-Nejad A
European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society 34th Annual Meeting, April 15-18, 2015, Marseille, France
Anterior distal tibial guided growth using eight-plates for the treatment of residual equinus deformity in children with clubfoot
Tsitskaris K, Parratt TM, Williams D, Bradish C, Eastwood DM
Orthopaedic Research Society 2015 Annual Meeting, March 28-31, 2015, Las Vegas, USA
The effect of high bending moment on fretting corrosion and wear at the modular head-stem junction of metal on metal total hip replacements
Panagiotidou A, Tsitskaris K, Meswania J, Skinner J, Hart A, Haddad FS, Blunn G
Radiological Society of North America, Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting, November 26 – December 2, 2011, Chicago, USA.
The prevalence of cam-type femoroacetabular deformity and the significance of a large alpha angle
Obaro A, Kumaraguru J, Tsitskaris K, Li P, Meacock L, Elias D
BOA/IOA Combined Meeting, September 13-16, 2011, Dublin, Ireland
Revision surgery for refractory non-union following two or more prior surgical interventions
Bansal M, Rashid M, Tsitskaris K, Sinha J, Groom AFG
12th Meeting of the Combined Orthopaedic Associations. September 12-17, 2010, Glasgow, Scotland
Humeral fracture non-union - our experience at a tertiary referral centre
Rashid M, Bansal M, Tsitskaris K, Tavakkolizadeh A, Sinha J, Groom AFG
7th SICOT Annual International Conference. August 30 - September 3, 2010, Gothenburg, Sweden
Management of the humeral fracture non-union. Our experience
Tsitskaris K, Rashid M, Bansal M, Sinha J, Tavakkolizadeh A, Groom AFG
11th EFORT Congress, June 2-5, 2010, Madrid, Spain
Inner city gunshot injuries: south London experience
Mansouri R, Tsitskaris K, Gudipati S, Kavarthapu V
6th SICOT Annual International Conference, October 29 – November 1, 2009, Pattaya, Thailand
The scarf osteotomy for the treatment of hallux valgus. When do problems arise?
Sandiford NA, Weitzel S, Tsitskaris K
54th South African Orthopaedic Congress, September 1-5, 2008, Cape Town, South Africa
Accuracy of post-operative imaging of TKR
Karadaglis D, Tsitskaris K, Wilkinson M
80th Annual Congress, Japanese Orthopaedic Association, May 24-27, 2007, Kobe, Japan
Study on the kinematics of osteoarthritic knees
Karadaglis D, Shetty A, Tsitskaris K, Wilkinson M, Groom G
80th Annual Congress, Japanese Orthopaedic Association, May 24-27, 2007, Kobe, Japan
The effect of computer assisted total knee replacement in knee kinematics
Karadaglis D, Shetty A, Tsitskaris K, Wilkinson M, Varma R

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