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- Verified account
- Open Referral network
- Hand & Wrist
Mr Malhotra has completed his orthopaedic training in the prestigious Stoke-Oswestry rotation. Further on he has completed a 16-month fellowship at the well-reputed Pulvertaft hand centre at Derby and two international fellowships in upper limb spasticity and peripheral nerve surgery at Institut de La Main, Paris as well as Ganga hospital, Coimbatore, India. Subsequently he was appointed at the University Hospitals of North Midlands as a Consultant Orthopaedic hand and wrist surgeon with an interest in peripheral nerve injury and upper limb spasticity.
Mr Malhotra's expertise includes managing complex hand and wrist trauma and elective procedures, peripheral nerve injuries including brachial plexus injuries and upper limb spasticity in both post stroke and cerebral palsy patients.
Along with routine procedures, he performs arthroscopic wrist procedures for sports injuries, endoscopic carpal tunnel decompression, percutaneous needle fasciotomy for dupuytren's and joint replacement procedures in hand and wrist for arthritis.
Most of Mr Malhotra’s surgical procedures are performed using the awake regional anaesthesia
Mr Malhotra is also the lead trainer for all orthopaedic trainees at University Hospital of North Midlands.
Mr Malhotra see's private patients at Rowley Hall hospital.
Areas of interest
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome;
Cubital Tunnel Syndrome;
De Quervain's Syndrome (Tenosynovitis);
Hand Extensor Tendon Injuries;
Hand Flexor Tendon Injuries;
Peripheral Nerve Injury;
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Orthopaedic hand and wrist surgeon.
Special interest in peripheral nerve injury and upper limb spasticity.
University Hospital of North Midlands
BSSH international travelling fellowship 2017
Awarded BOA Travelling Fellowship – passage to India, Ganga Hospital 2016
Silver Prize – EFORT best podium presentation 2010
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Hindi - Fluent
- Panjabi, Punjabi - Fluent
Trauma and Orthopaedic services during COVID-19 lockdown: The Stoke response to Coronavirus pandemic. Kaisi KA, McClelland D, Dos Remedios I, Carsi MB, Malhotra A. Transient Journal. July 2020.
Total elbow arthroplasty for the treatment of unstable chronic non-unions of the distal humerus: a case series. Gandhi M, Moores T, Malhotra A, Hay S. Techniques in Shoulder & Elbow Surgery. 19(3):97–100, SEP 2018
Revision shoulder arthroplasty for failed surface replacement hemiarthroplasty.
Jaiswal A, Malhotra A, Hay S. et al. Musculoskelet Surg (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12306-018-0541-0
Unusual lesions mimicking impingement syndrome in the shoulder joint - Think medially. Singh R, Malhotra A, Cribb G, Cool P, Hay S.
Ann Med Surg (Lond) 2016 Sep 13;10:88-91. Epub 2016 Dec 13
An epidemiological study of paediatric motocross injuries in the United Kingdom.
Singh R, Malhotra A, Kiely N, Hay S
J Child Orthop. 2015 Dec;9(6):505.
Management of traumatic anterior shoulder dislocation in the 17yr-25yr age group: A dramatic evolution of practice.
Malhotra A, Freudmann MS, Hay S.
J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2012 Apr;21(4):545-53.
Why do knee replacements fail?
Kerin C, Malhotra A, Spencer-Jones R, Cool W
J Long Term Eff Med Implants. 2011;21(1):51-4.
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- FRCS Tr&Orth Royal college of surgeons Edinburgh 2016
- MRCS ed Royal college of surgeons Edinburgh 2008
- MBBS Delhi |University 2003
- Hand Fellowship Pulvertaft centre of hand surgery 2017
- British society for surgery of hand (BSSH) Institue de la Main 2018
- British Orthopaedic Association - passage to India Ganga Hospital 2017
Reference number 6093448
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist Register , 2017
Affiliations / memberships
BSSH - Associate member
- Rowley Hall Hospital
- 13:30 - 17:00
- 07723 243948
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