Mr Joby George-Malal


Bedford Hospital

Job Title

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon


Post Graduate Orthopaedic training at Sion (LTMMC) Hospital, Mumbai, gaining his Master of Surgery degree from Mumbai University. He holds a Diploma in Orthopaedics from the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Mumbai and is also a Diplomate of the National Board of Examinations. He has completed a Masters degree in Health Sciences and Practise from the University of Central Lancashire. He was appointed to the Orthopaedic Higher Surgical Training programme of Mersey Deanery in 2006, gaining his FRCS (Trauma and Orthopaedics) in 2010 and was awarded the CCT in 2012. He undertook a post CCT fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow surgery at the world renowned Liverpool Upper Limb Unit. He was appointed as a Consultant upper limb Surgeon to Bedford Hospital in 2013. He holds a PG Certificate in Medical education and is the Consultant lead for departmental teaching as well as a clinical and educational supervisor.

Other Roles

Mr George-Malal has published and presented widely on various topics in Orthopaedics and is an invited faculty at Shoulder Courses for both arthroscopic and arthroplasty surgery.

Areas of Special Interest

Arthroscopic Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Shoulder and Elbow Arthroplasty including Reverse Polarity Shoulder Replacements, Shoulder impingement syndromes, Acromio Clavicular joint pathology, Recurrent Shoulder Instability, Rotator cuff disorders, Frozen shoulder, Sports injuries of shoulder and elbow, Complex upper limb trauma, including arthroplasty for trauma, Tendonitis and nerve entrapment syndromes of upper limb and hand and wrist arthritis.


Secretary: Mrs Jacinta Horne - Phone: 01234 730592 (Internal extn: 5928)