Consultant-led care by orthopaedic surgeon near Well Hill, Kent

Mr Yanni is a highly-experienced consultant orthopaedic surgeon and doctor, providing care for patients in Well Hill, Shoreham, or Badgers Mount with conditions relating to the shoulder, elbow, hand, and wrist. He can provide rapid assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of numerous complex and common conditions.

Mr Yanni has over 20 years of experience working for the NHS and in the private sector. He graduated from Guy’s Hospital Medical School and then many years training in the field of orthopaedics, both in the UK and abroad. He has gained numerous distinctions and since 1994, he has been Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Bromley Group Hospitals.

He runs clinics in private hospitals throughout Kent and London, including The Sloane Hospital in Bromley, KIMS Hospital in Maidstone, The Blackheath Hospital in Blackheath, and Chelsfield Park Hospital in Chelsfield.

Mr Yanni aims to provide the very best individual orthopaedic care to get you back to full mobility and free from pain as soon as possible. He provides a comprehensive service in surgery, with a strong focus on keyhole or arthroscopic surgery.

Mr Yanni is recognised by all major healthcare providers and speaks three languages. He also comes highly recommended – read what some of his previous patients say about his work on the reviews site, Doctify.

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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 Well Hill - Mr Dimitri Yanni

Mr Yanni - Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Consultant in Well Hill

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”

Do you need a wrist and hand orthopaedic surgeon near Well Hill?

Your hands and wrists play a crucial role in performing a large number of everyday tasks and activities. If you are based in Well Hill and are experiencing any type of hand or wrist problem, help is available.

Common Conditions Treated In Well Hill

  • Trigger Finger: When the tendons in the hand and bone become inflamed and swollen, they may bend unnaturally and cause the hand to become bent in the ‘trigger finger’ position.
  • Dupuytren’s Contracture: This is a disease that forces the fingers or thumbs to curl towards the palm due to a thickening of the tissue just beneath the skin of the fingers.
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: This is a condition where the median nerve that passes over the carpal bone in a tight tunnel becomes compressed. CTS is common can causes pain, tingling, and numbness.
  • Base of Thumb Arthritis/Wrist Arthritis: This is a common condition that occurs when the cartilage ears down from the bones in the thumb or wrist joints. It can cause pain and swelling and make everyday tasks difficult.
  • Tendonitis: Common symptoms of tendonitis include reduced strength, pain, swelling, and stiffness.
  • RSI: This condition is mainly caused by performing repetitive activities and symptoms tend to include pain, tightness, a dull ache, and numbness or tingling in the affected area.

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

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Shoulder surgery by orthopaedic surgeon near Shoreham

Mr Yanni can provide excellent care in relation to shoulder conditions. If you are based in Shoreham, Well Hill, or Otford and need a shoulder assessment, Mr Yanni provides exemplary treatment.

  • Shoulder Impingement: This is a common cause of shoulder pain and symptoms may include stiffness when raising your arm, loss of strength or range of motion, or night pain.
  • Shoulder Instability & dislocation: The shoulder is one of the most mobile joints in the body and is a complex joint. Dislocation can be painful and should be treated immediately. Instability can occur afterwards and increase the risk of future dislocations.
  • Rotator Cuff Tear: This condition can affect your everyday activities such as putting on clothes or brushing your hair. The pain also tends to be more severe at night and can interfere with sleep.
  • Frozen Shoulder: Patients tend to complain of a dull ache that can become more intense with certain activities. It may also lead to stiffness and a reduced range of motions.

Mr Yanni - Well Hill shoulder surgeon

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

Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Pain

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Well Hill experienced elbow consultant

Are you suffering from elbow pain in Well Hill or one of the nearby areas? Mr Yanni would be happy to hear from you.

  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: The ulnar nerve goes around the back of the inner side of the elbow and through a tight tunnel in the forearm muscles. When this becomes too tight, the nerve can become compressed resulting in numbness and tingling.
  • Tennis Elbow: This causes pain and tenderness to the bony area on the outer elbow and the muscles of the forearm. It is normally caused by activities that put stress on the elbow joint.
  • Golfer’s Elbow: Symptoms of this condition include pain and weakness when performing certain movements such as making a fist or grasping something. It is caused by a degeneration of the tendons on the insider of the elbow.
  • Elbow Arthritis: Arthritis describes a condition where there is damage to the cartilage and this can be for a number of reasons. It will cause joint pain, stiffness, and other symptoms.

Mr Yanni - Well Hill 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 Well Hill. Mr Yanni treats patients from the following nearby areas


  • Petts Wood
  • Ruxley
  • Sundridge
  • Swanley
  • Bromley
  • Beckenham