Mr Brian Cohen

MD FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Mr Brian Cohen is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon who specialises in surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand as well as arthroscopic techniques, trauma of the upper limb whilst also treating general trauma.

Career to date

“After qualifying from The Royal London Hospital in 1982, I trained in surgery in London and then in Cambridge. I completed my MD on the remodelling of bone in response to prosthetic implants and then spent a year on a sports medicine fellowship at a specialist orthopaedic sports clinic in Australia, learning advanced arthroscopic techniques.”

I was appointed Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at University College NHS Trust (UCLH) and Honorary Senior Lecturer at The University of London in 1996. In 1997 I was awarded the prestigious European Travelling Fellowship for the European Shoulder and Elbow Society. I was Clinical Director of Musculoskeletal Services at UCLH between 2000 and 2002. In 2004 I left the NHS and I now work solely in private practice.”

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Blog posts

  • Mr Simon Owen-Johnstone joins The London Orthopaedic Clinic

    The London Orthopaedic Clinic (TLOC) is set to boost its team of experts with the appointment of Simon Owen-Johnstone at the end of this month (June 2015). Joining Brian Cohen and Catina Bernardis in The Upper Limb Unit in Wimpole Street, London. Simon Owen-Johnstone is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon. He specialises in upper limb orthopaedics […]

  • How to treat a leg cramp

    It’s a common problem. There you are lying in bed peacefully, when all of a sudden your leg muscles become tight, painful and hard to move. Three out of four cases happen at night time. Usually the cramp passes after a short while, but it can be frustrating not being able to move your leg, […]

  • COPA UK 10th and 11th June 2015

      Managing Director, Kathryn Bryant and Marketing Lead, Olivia Cummins were pleased to attend the COPA Practice Growth 2015 show on Wednesday 10th June. The show is Europe’s leading event for rehabilitation therapists and this year it incorporated the Elite Sports Therapy & Medical Rehabilitation 2015 show, the Neurological Rehabilitation Therapy & Technology Expo and […]