Mr Matthew Solan
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Foot and Ankle Specialist
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Mr Matthew Solan is a Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon at Wimbledon Clinics for both adults and children. He specialises in minimally invasive surgery, with an emphasis on rapid return to function.
Matthew Solan is also a regular instructor at the famous Barouk Forefoot Surgery Faculty in Bordeaux, France, where he offers state-of-the-art surgical treatment for toe complaints. He has pioneered the use of minimally invasive gastrocnemius muscle release and shockwave therapy for chronic heel pain.
Fees, Training & Background:
Matthew Solan qualified in 1992 from St Thomas’ Hospital, London before training in centres across London, Oxford, Dublin and Baltimore in the US. Since 2003, he has worked as an NHS Consultant at Frimley Park and Royal Surrey County hospitals.
As Program Director for Surgical Training in the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Deanery, Matthew Solan devotes considerable time and energy to teaching junior doctors. He has also had published many scientific articles on foot and ankle surgery and maintains an active research interest. He is Honorary Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at LSBU and secretary of the British Foot and Ankle Society Scientific Committee.
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