Dr. Nazzar Tellisi

Dr. Nazzar Tellisi

Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon


  • FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) Intercollegiate Examination board UK
  • Foot and Ankle Fellowship Diploma Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell University, New York, USA
  • Limb Reconstruction Fellowship DiplomaHospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell University, New York, USA
  • MMedSciUniversity of Birmingham
  • MScUniversity of London
  • FRCSRoyal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow)
  • MBChBUniversity of Tripoli, Libya


    • Foot and Ankle Surgery
    • – Scarf osteotomy
      – Chevron Osteotomy
      – 1st MTPJ arthrodesis
      – Lapidus procedures
      – Weil osteotomy
      – Flexor hallucis longus transfer for Achilles tendon,
      – Flexor digitorum longus transfer for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction
      – Ankle arthrodesis
      – Total ankle replacement
      – Ankle distraction
      – Subtalar Arthrodesis
      – Talonavicular fusion
      – Calcaneus fractures
      – Lisfranc injuries
      – Talus fractures
      – Application of Ilizarov reconstruction procedures
      * Infected ankles
      * Pilon fractures
      – Ultrasound guided injections
    • Limb Reconstruction
    • – Circular frames (Ilizarov technique) for
      * Ankle fusions
      * Charcot arthropathies.
      * Ilizarov/Taylor spatial frames to treat complex deformities
      * Ankle distraction
      * Tibial fractures



  • Consultant orthopedics and trauma surgeon with special interest in Foot and Ankle in the United kingdom since 2007.
  • Leeds teaching hospital since January 2011.
  • Honorary senior clinical lecturer at the University of Leeds.
  • Foot and Ankle fellowship Hospital for Special Surgery – New York – USA.
  • Limb lengthening and reconstruction fellowship- Hospital for Special Surgery – New York – USA.