The Shoulder Unit offers rapid diagnosis, intervention and aftercare, with a national and international reputation for exemplary treatment of all shoulder and elbow problems. Common conditions and procedures treated at The Shoulder Unit include frozen shoulder, rotator cuff disease, shoulder replacement and arthritis of the elbow and shoulder.

The Unit is led by three of the UK’s top orthopaedic upper limb surgeons. They are supported by world class operating theatres, physiotherapy and imaging.

Our aim is to be the best facility available for patients looking for treatment for all shoulder and elbow problems.

The Shoulder Unit at the Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth is designed to provide prompt, expert investigation and treatment for a full range of elbow and shoulder conditions.

Mr Philip Ahrens - Consultant at The Shoulder Unit