Do you need a private shoulder doctor near Biddenden, Kent? Mr Yanni is a local consultant orthopaedic surgeon

Would you like to consult a highly qualified, experienced, and skilled orthopaedic surgeon near Biddenden, Kent? Offering exceptional care, Mr Yanni is a private orthopaedic consultant, specialising in shoulder, elbow, wrist, and hand conditions. He can offer minimally invasive surgical treatments and other non-surgical treatments, so your condition can be treated as quickly and effectively as possible.

Mr Yanni has over 20 years’ experience of specialising in orthopaedics and since 1994, has been Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Bromley Hospitals Group. He runs a number of private clinics in Kent and London, including at Benenden Hospital in Benenden and KIMS Hospital in Maidstone.

Mr Yanni deals with everything from common conditions such as shoulder pain and arthritis through to more complex issues. Mt Yanni welcomes patients with private medical insurance and is approved by all major insurers, including Bupa and AXA.

Please read what his previous patients say about his care on Doctify here.

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“Great surgeon. I felt well informed at all stages. Great outcome from my surgery, absolutely delighted. He was highly recommended to me by 4 friends who had experienced his top rate surgical skills and they didnt’ lie! A lovely man too and first class bedside manner.”

Shoulder, Elbow and hand surgeon in Biddenden - Mr Dimitri Yanni

Mr Yanni - Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Consultant in Biddenden

If you have any questions relating to treatments or to book an appointment, please email Mr Yanni at

Contact on (email preferable) OR telephone Caroline on 020 8460 0123

“Efficient sympathetic and very competent”

Specialist hand and wrist doctor in Biddenden

Mr Yanni has a wealth of experience and specialised knowledge to treat conditions of the hand and wrist. Mr Yanni will aim to get you back to full health in no time.

Common Conditions Treated In Biddenden

  • Dupuytren’s Contracture: This is a benign condition where nodules appear in the palm of the base of the fingers. It causes the fingers to lose range and start to curl into the palm.
  • Trigger Finger: This condition can occur in any finger or thumb and cause the fingers to click or lock into position. It is often quite painful.
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: This is common nerve entrapment, where you can experience pain and ‘pins and needles’. It is more common in women over the age of 40.
  • Tendonitis: Inflammation in the tendons in the hand and wrist typically causes symptoms including pain, swelling, and stiffness.
  • Base of Thumb Arthritis/Wrist Arthritis: Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition where the cartilage lining a joint can be affected by wear and tear and starts to wear away.
  • RSI: This causes aches and pain from repetitive use or poor posture.

Nuggets of Wisdom


Trapeziometacarpal arthritis is a relatively common condition. It gives pain on key pinch and pin pinch.  Patients lose the first web space span (i.e cannot pull a large book from a shelf).  Early treatment consists of anti-inflammatories, injection and splintage.  The results of surgery are extremely good.

Hand & wrist surgeon in Biddenden
“Charming, very professional in delivering what he intends and believes will be beneficial to my problem.”
Hand Surgery

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Shoulder pain in Biddenden? Our shoulder specialist can help

Are you suffering from shoulder pain in Biddenden? Mr Yanni offers expertise in all aspects of shoulder care and will see, diagnose, and put together a treatment plan for you. Early treatment and management

  • Frozen Shoulder: This is a stiff and painful condition caused by inflammation and swelling. It is also known as Adhesive Capsulitis.
  • Shoulder Instability & dislocation: The shoulder is made up of a ball and socket joint and dislocation occurs when the ball is pulled out of the socket. If the dislocation is partial, it’s called a subluxation. Once a shoulder has dislocated once, it might become more prone to dislocation – known as shoulder instability.
  • Shoulder Impingement: This refers to the irritation and inflammation of the shoulder tendons. It can result in pain, weakness, and reduced movement.
  • Rotator Cuff Tear: A rotator cuff tear can make it difficult to raise or move your arm. It may also cause pain, that often worsens at night. People over the age of 40 at most at risk.

Mr Yanni - Biddenden shoulder surgeon

“Got right to the point of a long term injury. Fantastic consultant.”

Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Pain

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Biddenden elbow orthopaedic surgeon

Get relief from your elbow discomfort in Biddenden. The elbow is a complex joint and when you are suffering from elbow pain or an elbow condition, it can have a knock-on effect on your quality of life.

  • Elbow Arthritis: The elbow can be prone to degenerative conditions, including osteoarthritis. Symptoms include pain, stiffness, and swelling.
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Ulnar Neuropathy occurs when the ulnar nerve that passes through the cubital tunnel becomes inflamed and swollen. This can cause pain that is likened to when you hit your funny bone.
  • Tennis Elbow: Also known as Lateral Epicondylitis, this degenerative condition affects the tendons on the bony prominence on the outside of the elbow.
  • Golfer’s Elbow: Also known as Medial Epicondylitis, this condition is similar to Tennis Elbow but affects the medial (inside) aspect of the elbow.

Mr Yanni - Biddenden elbow consultant

“I have had minor surgery on a few occasions so I would just like to say I have never felt more at ease or more valued as a patient Mr Yanni was amazing and I would definitely recommend his brilliant work and his superb manor. Thank you.”

Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Pain

As well as Biddenden. Mr Yanni treats patients from the following nearby areas

  • Dunton Green
  • Cudham
  • Biggin Hill
  • Ashford
  • Benenden