Dr. Nazzar Tellisi

Consultant Orthopedics & Trauma Surgeon

CREDENTIALS

  • 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 Diploma
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell University, New York, USA
  • MMedSci
    University of Birmingham
  • MSc
    University of London
  • FRCS
    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow)
  • MBChB
    University of Tripoli, Libya

CLINICAL EXPERTISE:

  • 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
    o Ankle fusions
    o Charcot arthropathies.
    o Ilizarov/Taylor spatial frames to treat complex deformities
    o Ankle distraction
    o Tibial fractures

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION:

  • British Orthopaedics association

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 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.