Mr Hagen Jahnich


FRCS (Tr & Orth)

GMC number: 3699656

Practising since: 1991


Orthopaedic surgery

Consultation times

  • Tuesday 13:30 - 20:00
  • Thursday 13:30 - 20:00
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Mr Jähnich has undergone full training in surgery in general followed by Specialist orthopaedic training. This included advanced training posts in shoulder and elbow surgery and a hand fellowship.

Since 2004, Mr Jähnich is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in the management of upper limb problems. Furthermore, Mr Jähnich teaches on national and international courses. Until the end of 2017 he was the Regional Clinical Coordinator of the National Joint Registry for 12 years. Over the last 14 years of his practice as a consultant he has developed and broadened his surgical techniques.

To aid this he has visited world renowned orthopaedic surgeons. These include Professor Ralph Hertel in Berne, Switzerland and Alex Castagne in Milan, Italy.

Mr Jähnich enjoys good relationships with surgeons around the world and is also part of a regional group of shoulder and elbow surgeons for the purpose of further professional development and to discuss challenging cases in a forum of like minded individuals.

Mr Jahnich specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Tunbridge Wells hospital:

Special interests

Other interests

Mr Jähnich's interest in sports is beneficial to his patients who can expect not only the management of their shoulder and elbow problem but also be given advanced guidance on what exercises and training programs they can carry out during their rehabilitation.

Personal interests

In his spare time Mr Jähnich is a keen rower. He has competed on national and international levels throughout his life.  He has won multiple national titles and remains the last ever East German National Champion in the lightweight double sculls and he has won the British National Championships.

These days he is still competitive in Masters rowing events. To date he has won six World Masters Regattas.  He has also competed in triathlons and long-distance swimming events.  When time allows he also enjoys playing basketball and golf. 

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Hagen Jahnich at Nuffield Health

  • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff repair)
  • Hemiarthroplasty
  • Upper Limb Fractures and Injuries
  • Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Elbow surgery
  • Trauma reconstruction
  • Shoulder Stabilisation
  • Tennis elbow release
  • Bone Graft

Locations Mr Hagen Jahnich works with

Related experience



  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Medical Association
  • British Elbow and Shoulder Society
  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • Regional Clinical Coordinator of the National Joint Registry

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Upper Limb/ Shoulder Surgeon at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust Hospital

Insurers Mr Hagen Jahnich works with

Mr Hagen Jahnich works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Westfield Health WPA
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • AXA Health
  • AXA - Global Healthcare
  • Aviva Health
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Bupa
  • Childsure
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • ESMI
  • Freedom Health
  • Health-on-Line
  • HealthFund
  • InterGlobal
  • Medical Care Direct
  • PHC
  • SecureHealth
  • Simplyhealth
  • Universal Provident
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Bupa Global


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

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

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