Mr Henry Colaco, Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Henry Colaco

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon

Mr Henry Colaco BSc(Hons) MBBS MSc MRCS(Eng) FRCS(Tr&Orth) MFSTEd

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon


Mr Henry Colaco

Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon BSc(Hons) MBBS MSc MRCS(Eng) FRCS(Tr&Orth) MFSTEd


Areas of expertise

  • Carpal tunnel surgery
  • Dupuytren's fasciectomy
  • Ganglion cyst excision
  • Shoulder replacement
  • Bicep injury

Recommendations for Mr Colaco

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Recommended by:

  • byMr Jerome Davidson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Henry Colaço is a very good arthroscopic surgeon. He is good with sports injuries. I would recommend him.

  • byMr Jerome Davidson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon

    Mr Henry Colaço is a very good arthroscopic surgeon. He is good with sports injuries. I would recommend him.

  • Address

    • Outpatients and Diagnostic Centre at 30 Devonshire

      30 Devonshire Street, London, W1G 6PU

    • The Institute of Sport Exercise & Health (ISEH)

      170 Tottenham, Court Rd, London, W1T 7HA

    • The Lister Hospital

      Chelsea Bridge Road, London, SW1W 8RH

    • The Princess Grace Hospital

      42-52 Nottingham Place, London, W1U 5NY

    • Video Consultation


    About Mr Henry Colaco

    GMC number: 6079744

    Year qualified: 2003

    Place of primary qualification: University of London

    Areas of expertise

    • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) osteoarthritis
    • Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) reconstruction
    • Acromioclavicular joint stabilisation
    • Arthritis (elbow)
    • Arthritis (hand)
    • Arthritis (shoulder)
    • Arthritis (wrist)
    • Arthroscopic acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) excision
    • Arthroscopic bone block (eden-hybinette) procedure
    • Arthroscopic labral repair / slap repair
    • Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair
    • Arthroscopic shoulder stabilisation
    • Arthroscopic subacromial balloon spacer
    • Arthroscopic subacromial decompression
    • Arthroscopic superior capsular reconstruction
    • Bankart lesions
    • Bicep injury
    • Biceps tenodesis and tenotomy
    • Carpal tunnel (median nerve) release
    • Carpal tunnel decompression
    • Carpal tunnel surgery
    • Carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Clavicle fracture fixation
    • Cubital tunnel (ulnar nerve) release
    • Dislocated shoulder
    • Dislocation of the elbow
    • Distal biceps tendon ruptures
    • Distal radius (wrist) fractures
    • Dupuytren’s contracture
    • Dupuytren's fasciectomy
    • Elbow arthroscopy for arthritis / post-traumatic stiffness
    • Elbow dislocations
    • Elbow fractures (radial head, olecranon, distal humerus)
    • Elbow instability
    • Elbow ligament reconstruction
    • Elbow osteoarthritis
    • Elbow rheumatoid arthritis
    • Elbow stiffness
    • Failed previous arthroscopic surgery
    • Failed previous joint replacement surgery
    • Finger injury
    • Forearm (radius/ulna) fracture fixation
    • Fracture (broken bone)
    • Frozen shoulder
    • Ganglion cyst excision
    • Glenohumeral (shoulder) osteoarthritis
    • Glenohumeral (shoulder) rheumatoid arthritis
    • Golfer's elbow release / repair
    • Hand & wrist surgery
    • Hand extensor tendon injuries
    • Hand fracture fixation (e.g. scaphoid, metacarpal, phalanx)
    • Hand injury
    • Hand pain
    • Hand tendon repair
    • Hand tendon transfer
    • Humeral shaft fracture fixation
    • Humerus fractures
    • Irreparable rotator cuff tears
    • Labral injuries
    • Latarjet (coracoid transfer) procedure
    • Long head of biceps tendinopathy / tears
    • Mallet finger
    • Metacarpal fractures
    • MRI scan (magnetic resonance imaging scan)
    • Olecranon fracture fixation
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporotic fractures
    • Partial thickness rotator cuff tears
    • Pectoralis major injury
    • Peripheral nerve injury
    • Phalangeal (finger) dislocations
    • Phalangeal (finger) fractures
    • Proximal humerus fracture fixation
    • Radial head fracture fixation / replacement
    • Revision shoulder replacement
    • Revision surgery
    • Rotator cuff arthropathy
    • Rotator cuff repair
    • Rotator cuff tears
    • Rotator cuff tendinopathy
    • Scaphoid fractures
    • Scapula fracture fixation
    • Scapulothoracic dysrhythmia
    • Shoulder & elbow surgery
    • Shoulder arthritis
    • Shoulder arthroscopy
    • Shoulder impingement
    • Shoulder instability
    • Shoulder labral tear
    • Shoulder pain
    • Shoulder replacement
    • Shoulder stabilisation
    • Shoulder surgery (rotator cuff)
    • Shoulder tendinopathy (pitcher’s shoulder)
    • Skier's thumb stabilisation
    • Slap tears
    • Snapping scapula syndrome
    • Sports injuries
    • Subacromial impingement syndrome / bursitis
    • Tendon injuries and lacerations
    • Tendon repair (hand)
    • Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)
    • Trapeziectomy +/- stabilisation
    • Trauma surgery
    • Triceps injuries
    • Trigger finger
    • Ulnar nerve entrapment (cubital tunnel syndrome)
    • Ulnar nerve release
    • Upper limb specialist therapy
    • Wrist arthroscopy
    • Wrist ligament injuries
    • Wrist pain

    Professional memberships

    Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    Royal College of Surgeons
    General Medical Council
    British Elbow & Shoulder Society
    British Orthopaedic Association
    Hospital Consultant and Specialists Association
    Orthopaedic trauma Society
    Royal College of Surgeons of England

    Articles by Mr Henry Colaco

    A retrospective study of the position of immobilisation and functional outcome of metacarpal and phalangeal fractures, with subgroup of 5th metacarpal neck fractures

    Current practice of bhs members in the treatment of osteonecrosis of the femoral head in adults

    Arthroscopic conjoint tendon transfer: a technique for revision anterior shoulder stabilization

    Does the dvr plate recreate normal anatomy following fractures of the distal radius?

    Impingement of a fibroma of the extensor tendon sheath on the extensor retinaculum

    Does the dvr (r) plate restore bony anatomy following distal radius fractures?

    Factors influencing foundation programme choice among medical students

    Simbox 2: an inexpensive universal arthroscopic shoulder simulator

    The 30-year wait for treatment of an acutely painful knee

    (i) surgical approaches for shoulder arthroplasty