Mr Brian Cohen is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand as well as arthroscopic techniques, trauma of the upper limb whilst also treating general trauma.
After qualifying from The Royal London Hospital in 1982, he trained in surgery in London and then in Cambridge. Mr Cohen completed his MD on the remodelling of bone in response to prosthetic implants and then spent a year on a sports medicine fellowship at a specialist orthopaedic sports clinic in Australia, learning advanced arthroscopic techniques.
Mr Cohen was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at University College NHS Trust (UCLH) and Honorary Senior Lecturer at The University of London in 1996. In 1997 he was awarded the prestigious European Travelling Fellowship for the European Shoulder and Elbow Society. Mr Cohen was Clinical Director of Musculoskeletal Services at UCLH between 2000 and 2002. In 2004 he left the NHS and now works solely in private practice mainly at the London Orthopaedic Clinic on Wimpole Street W1 which Mr Cohen founded in 2008.
Surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. Arthroscopic subacromial decompression, stabilisation, rotator cuff repair, trauma of the upper limb and complex fractures and conditions of the hand including trigger finger, carpal tunnel and Dupuytren’s disease.