Do you need a private orthopaedic shoulder or elbow doctor near Edenbridge, Kent?

Are you based in Edenbridge in Kent? Are you in pain? Why wait for the NHS? Mr Yanni provides specialist orthopaedic care for shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist conditions. Whatever your medical or surgical needs, Mr Yanni can provide prompt, thorough, and high-quality orthopaedic care. Once he has made a diagnosis, he will be able to provide all types of care and pioneering treatments. He has a keen interest in arthroscopic surgery.

Mr Yanni graduated from Guy’s Hospital Medical School over three decades ago and then specialised in orthopaedics, which is the study of diseases and conditions relating to the musculoskeletal system. This means not just the skeleton itself but the joints, tendons, ligaments, and nerves.

Mr Yanni has been awarded several notable distinctions throughout his career and has been Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Bromley Hospitals Group since 1994.

There are a whole host of treatments available depending on your condition and Mr Yanni will devise the best approach to restore mobility and movement and reduce pain.

Mr Yanni is recognised by Bupa, Cigna, AXA, and all other major healthcare providers and is fee-assured. He is fluent in English, French, and Arabic.

His private orthopaedic clinics run at a number of private hospitals including BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital, and Sevenoaks Medical Centre in Sevenoaks.

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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 Edenbridge - Mr Dimitri Yanni

Mr Yanni - Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Consultant in Edenbridge

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

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“Efficient sympathetic and very competent”

Edenbridge orthopaedic doctor for hand and wrist conditions

The hands and wrists work together to provide vital movements. If you are suffering from hand or wrist pain in Edenbridge, Mr Yanni can offer a diagnosis and treatment plan.

Common Conditions Treated In Edenbridge

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Symptoms of CTS include burning, tingling, or numbness in the palm, hands, and wrist and weakness in the area. It occurs when the median nerve becomes inflamed and irritated.
  • Tendonitis: Symptoms of Tendonitis include pain (either a stabbing pain or dull ache), reduced strength, or an inability to bear weight.
  • Base of Thumb Arthritis: Patients suffering from this condition complain of pain in the base of the thumb and the feeling of reduced mobility and weakness.
  • Wrist Arthritis: Osteoarthritis in the wrist will make the joint stiff and painful. Some individuals may suffer from referred pain radiating towards the hand.
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture: Common in Northwest Europeans, this disease starts with a thickening of the skin in the palm from nodules into the development of cords. This can cause the fingers to curl in towards the palm.
  • Trigger Finger: Is your finger or thumb stuck in a bent position? Trigger Finger causes the clicking on the affected digit and it may also get stuck in position. It can cause stiffness and mobility may be reduced.
  • RSI: Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) are characterised by inflammation and pain in the nerves and muscles. The pain is sometimes described as burning, aching, or shooting.

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

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See an Edenbridge shoulder surgeon and doctor for a consultation

Injury to shoulder joints through trauma or wear and tear and shoulder pain is a common ailment. If you are suffering from shoulder pain in Edenbridge, Mr Yanni can provide state-of-the-art diagnostic tests and care.

  • Frozen Shoulder: This painful condition – also known as Adhesive Capsulitis – is a condition that restricts the movement of the shoulder joint, resulting in the patient struggling to perform certain activities.
  • Shoulder Dislocation & Instability: Shoulder instability is a chronic condition that causes frequent dislocations of the shoulder joint and pain with certain movements.
  • Shoulder Impingement: This occurs when there is inflammation of the rotator cuff tendons and the bursa that surrounds the tendon. It gives rise to pain and reduced movement.
  • Rotator Cuff Tear: The most common symptoms of rotator cuff tears are reduced strength and loss of function and pain, which is often worse at night.

Mr Yanni - Edenbridge shoulder surgeon

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

Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Pain

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Suffering from an elbow condition or injury in Edenbridge?

The elbow consists of multiple ligaments, tendons, and muscles and is subject to injury and wear and tear. If you are suffering from elbow injuries in Edenbridge, Mr Yanni can help. See his recommendations.

  • Golfer’s Elbow: Medial Epicondylitis is a condition that causes pain on the inner aspect of the elbow. It can also cause numbness, swelling, and tenderness.
  • Elbow Arthritis: When the cartilage lining a joint becomes worn down, this gives rise to pain, swelling, and tenderness.
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: This condition affects the nerve behind the inner aspect of the elbow and symptoms include numbness and tingling in the hands and fingers.
  • Tennis Elbow: Lateral Epicondylitis develops over a long period and symptoms include a gradual build-up of pain and stiffness.

Mr Yanni - Edenbridge 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 Edenbridge. Mr Yanni treats patients from the following nearby areas

  • West Malling
  • Tenterden
  • Wrotham
  • Igtham
  • Sydenham