Mr Amol Tambe


MBBS, MS (Orthopaedics), FRCS (Ed), FRCS (Tr & Orth)

GMC number: 5203302

Practising since: 1994


Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Bi Weekly Thursday 12:00 - 14:00
  • Bi Weekly Friday 17:00 - 19:30
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Mr Tambe trained as a Specialist Registrar in Trauma and Orthopaedics in the Mid-Trent Orthopaedic programme, achieving success at the FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics).

He specialises in Shoulder and Elbow surgery and is experienced in the clinical and surgical management of a complete spectrum of conditions in the shoulder girdle and elbow area.

He gained his specialisation in the reputed Nottingham Shoulder Unit and the Derby Hand Unit. He then went on to complete a year in the renowned Wrightington Upper Limb Unit working with experts in this specialty.

He was awarded the prestigious British Elbow and Shoulder Society Travelling Fellowship in 2008 and the AO Foundation Fellowship, gaining valuable experience in centres of excellence in the UK and Europe and spending time at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA.

He has published books chapters has more than 40 papers in clinical journals. He presents his work in meetings and conferences in the UK and abroad regularly. He teaches and trains budding shoulder surgeons. 

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Amol Tambe at Nuffield Health

All aspects of shoulder surgery including rotator cuff tendon repairs, shoulder instability repair, arthroscopic decompression, frozen shoulder management, calcific tendonitis etc

Management of sporting injuries to the shoulder – Biceps repair, Pec Major repair, AC Joint repair

Shoulder replacement – Total shoulder and Reverse shoulder replacement.

Tendon transfers around the shoulder

Navigation Shoulder replacement surgery

All aspects of elbow surgery including Tennis elbow release, releasing stiff elbow, golfers elbow release

Management of sporting elbow injuries including ligament repair for unstable elbows

Elbow replacement for all types of arthritis

Peripheral nerve surgery – release of trapped nerves

Fracture fixation for shoulder and elbow fractures. Post traumatic reconstruction

Surgery for unstable shoulder

Bankart repair

AC joint reconstruction

Frozen shoulder management

Elbow replacement. 

Special interests

Soft tissue surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow

Key- Hole surgery to the shoulder

Management of arthritis in the shoulder and elbow - replacement surgery

Fracture management in shoulder girdle and elbow

Post traumatic reconstruction in the shoulder and elbow

Revision surgery in joint replacements

Sports injuries of the shoulder and elbow


Clinical consultations

Video Consultations

Medico-Legal reports

Other interests

Shoulder replacements using Navigation Surgery

Shoulder instability management

Elbow sporting injuries and managing elbow instability

Shoulder and Elbow arthritis and management

Ongoing research in a number of shoulder and elbow conditions

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Amol Tambe at Nuffield Health

  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Peripheral nerve surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder replacement
  • MRI scan
  • X-ray
  • Elbow surgery
  • Shoulder Manipulation
  • Tennis elbow release

Locations Mr Amol Tambe works with

Related experience


Current research on epidemiology of various upper limb conditions.

Publications in a number of peer reviewed journals.


  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • Member of the Education Committee, British Elbow and Shoulder Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics, Royal Derby Hospital


Mr Amol Tambe does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Amol Tambe does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Amol Tambe does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.