Mr Laszlo Zolczer

Consultant Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgeon

MD, FRCS (eqv)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS - 2014)
  • British Orthopaedic Association (BOA - 1994)
  • British Medical Association (BMA - 2005)

Clinical Interests

Upper Limb:

Common tendon conditions, joint pain which requires steroid and local anaesthetic injections or tendon release surgery, sport injuries, fractures, including:

  • De Quervain’s wrist pain (inflamed tendon conditions)
  • Tennis/ Golfer’s elbow
  • Elbow bursitis (swollen elbow)
  • Wrist/hand ganglion cyst
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Hand, wrist and elbow trauma, fracture fixation and removal of the implants
  • Dupuytren’s finger contracture

Lower limb:

  • Knee arthritis for injection and physiotherapy or if indicated Arthroscopic debridement
  • Knee pain, injuries, “overuse syndrome”
  • Knee cartilage (meniscus) tear for “key-hole” surgery (arthroscopy)
  • Patellar tendinopathy (jumper’s knee)
  • Ankle/foot ganglion cysts
  • Tendo Achilles symptoms
  • Foot surgery for toe problems
  • Bunions, overlapping/cross-over toe deformities
  • Heel pain, ‘Policeman’s heel’, plantar fasciitis, heel spur
  • Morton’s neuroma
  • Ingrown toe nail problem
  • Foot/ankle common tendon conditions, joint pains which need steroid and local anaesthetic injections or surgical intervention
  • Foot & Ankle trauma, fracture fixation and removal of the implants

Where required, specialist diagnostic tests, interventions will be carried out on site, including: X-rays, Dynamic Ultrasound Scan, Ultrasound Guided Steroid Injections,  MRI or CT scans, SPECT CT scan, Nerve test (EMG), Blood tests.

Personal profile

Mr Laszlo Zolczer is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in Croydon who specialises in Upper and Lower Limb Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery.

Mr Zolczer was born in Hungary. His medical under-graduate training took place at the Semmelweis Medical University, Budapest, and he qualified in 1985. His post-graduate surgical/orthopaedic-trauma training commenced in Hungary and completed in the UK.

He undertook his subspecialist training at The Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Institute, Oswestry, Shropshire and afterwards, at Croydon University Hospital/St Georges University Hospital, London. He is a specialist, approved by all mayor private insurance providers like Bupa, AXAPPP, Vitality, WPA, Aviva.

Since 1995, he has continued to work and develop his Orthopaedic and Trauma surgical practice at Croydon, gaining advanced experience in all aspects of upper and lower limb surgery.

Subsequently, he was appointed the position of Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon. Mr Zolczer has been in his current full-time position as Consultant since 2001.

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