Mr Stefan Weitzel, Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon

Mr Stefan Weitzel

Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon

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Mr Stefan Weitzel MD FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon

MD FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Mr Stefan Weitzel

Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon MD FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Book online
MD FRCS (Eng) FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Areas of expertise

  • Hip surgery and revision hip replacement
  • Hip impingement
  • Minimally invasive hip replacement
  • Hip arthritis
  • Hip sports injury


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    The Shard, 32 St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS

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About Mr Stefan Weitzel

GMC number: 4052795

Year qualified: 1991

Place of primary qualification: Albert Ludwigs Universität Freiburg

Mr Stefan Weitzel is a highly experienced Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon, specialising in foot and ankle surgery. With over two decades of expertise, he is renowned for his exceptional skills and dedication to patient care. Mr Weitzel currently sees private patients at London Bridge Hospital, The BMI Blackheath Hospital, and The BMI Sloane Hospital.

Mr Weitzel obtained his primary medical qualification from the Medical School of the Albert-Ludwigs University in Germany. He then completed his specialist training in London and Norwich, further honing his skills through fellowships and placements at esteemed orthopaedic surgery centres, including the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital in Stanmore. It was here that his passion for foot and ankle surgery truly flourished.

Since qualifying in 2004, Mr Weitzel has become one of the most experienced foot and ankle specialists within the NHS. His areas of expertise include the treatment of complex foot and ankle conditions, sports injuries, and trauma-related issues. He is proficient in performing a wide range of procedures, from minimally invasive surgeries to complex reconstructions.

In addition to his clinical roles, Mr Weitzel is actively involved in medical research and education, contributing to the advancement of orthopaedic knowledge and practices. His commitment to continuous learning ensures that he remains at the forefront of his field, providing the highest standard of care to his patients.

Mr Weitzel's professional interests extend to the development of innovative surgical techniques and the improvement of patient outcomes. His dedication to his specialty and his patients is evident in his meticulous approach to diagnosis, treatment, and post-operative care.

Appointed as a consultant in 2004, Mr Weitzel has since built a reputation for excellence in orthopaedic and trauma surgery. His patients benefit from his extensive experience, compassionate care, and unwavering commitment to their well-being.

Areas of expertise

  • Foot surgery
  • Ankle surgery
  • Complex fore and hind foot correction
  • Ankle replacement and arthroscopy
  • Sport injuries
  • General lower limb surgery
  • Joint replacement
  • Knee arthroscopy

Professional memberships

Royal College of Surgeons
British Medical Association (BMA)
British Orthopaedic Association
British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
General Medical Council

Articles by Mr Stefan Weitzel

Can shockwave therapy (swt) help me recover from my injury?

Bunions: why they happen and how to get rid of them

Why is my ankle injury not healing?