Mr Marcos Katchburian

MBBS, FRCS, FRCS (Tr&, Ortho)

  • Specialities Paediatric Orthopaedics, Orthopaedics, Paediatric Hand Surgery
  • Telephone 01892 531111 (Enquiries)
  • Year of first qualification 1987
  • Email
  • Languages spoken

    English, French, Portuguese, Italian and Spanish

  • GMC Number 3265037
  • Website
  • Fax 01892 515689


Mr Marcos Katchburian has been a Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust since 2002.

Following his general orthopaedic training he was a Fellow in Paediatric Orthopaedics at Great Ormond St Hospital and the Hospital de la Timone Enfants in Marseille and Hand Fellow at Queen Victoria Hospital in East Grinstead, all of which are internationally renowned centres. He maintains links with these centres on a regular basis.

His elective practice is focused on hand surgery, paediatric orthopaedics and foot surgery. Mr Katchburian's paediatric orthopaedic practice has included the development of multidisciplinary clinics for cerebral palsy, a Ponseti clinic for treatment of clubfoot and a one stop hip clinic for assessment and treatment of early developmental dysplasia of the hip. Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells is now responsible for treating children with orthopaedic conditions from all around the region as a result of these initiatives. Conditions treated include sports injuries, congenital hip dysplasia and hip dislocation, limb deformity, club foot, cerebral palsy and fractures and joint injuries in children.

He organises annual assessments for all the orthopaedic surgical trainees in Kent Surrey & Sussex and is responsible for their Paediatric Orthopaedic Teaching. 

His hand practice includes treating sports injuries hand and wrist fractures, conditins such as carpal tunnel syndrome and other nerve compression problems, Dupuytren’s contracture, trigger digits, wrist and finger arthritis, wrist arthroscopy and joint fusion and replacement in the hand. He works with a dedicated team of specialist hand therapists who treat hand conditions non surgically and provide therapy after surgical procedures.


  • By arrangement


Current posts

  • Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon, Maidstone &amp
  • Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Member of

  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • British Medical Association
  • British Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • British Society for Children's Orthopaedic Surgery


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