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Mr Georgios Arealis

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Shoulder & Upper Limb Specialist

MD, PhD, FRCS (Eng)

Practices at: The Chaucer Hospital

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Personal Profile

Mr Arealis has extensive experience as a Shoulder & Upper Limb Specialist. He performs all arthroscopic (keyhole) and open upper limb procedures. Currently, he is a Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at East Kent University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Lecturer in Bioengineering at the University of Kent. Mr Arealis has completed the prestigious Reading Shoulder Unit Fellowship and the sports fellowship (shoulder and knee) at the large joints unit of the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital. Further to his experience in upper limb surgery Mr Arealis has an interest in orthopaedic trauma and has been trained in the Hellenic Red Cross Hospital major trauma centre in Greece and the Centre for Spinal Studies in QMC, Nottingham. Mr Arealis has a very strong research background, he was awarded his PhD by the University of Thessaloniki and has since contributed in several postgraduate PhD and masters projects.

Working together with his patients to improve their experience and achieve the best outcome is very important for Mr Arealis. Feedback from his patients gave him a perfect overall score, and 100% of his patients would be happy to see him again and were confident about his ability to provide high quality care.

Professional Memberships

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • Hellenic Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeons Society
  • European Society for Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESSKA)
  • European Shoulder Associates or the ESSKA

Clinical Interests

All arthroscopic (keyhole) and open upper limb procedures. Regenerative and sport medicine using Platelet Rich Plasma Tropocells System (Estar Medical, Israel) and the Lipo Cells (Tiss’you, RSM).

Current NHS and /or University Posts

  • Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital