Ziali Sivardeen is a Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon. He had the honour of being the Surgeon who operated on all Olympians and Para-Olympians that required Shoulder or Elbow Surgery during the 2012 Olympic Games, in London. Due to his role, Mr Sivardeen was invited to a special reception in Buckingham Palace. He has seen and helped manage many athletes with Knee Problems, including those linked to Premiership Football Clubs, and has treated many sports people with ACL injuries, cartilage and meniscal tears.
Mr Sivardeen has represented the prestigious Royal Colleges Of Surgeons, first as a Tutor from 2010-2014, before being appointed as one of two Regional Surgical Advisors for London. In 2015, he organised the pan London Sports and Exercise Medicine teaching programme, and now is an Examiner for the Intercollegiate Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons (FRCS exams)(the final exam before Surgeons become Consultants.
He is one of the few (and perhaps only) Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon in the UK trained by 3 Presidents of National Orthopaedic Societies at Fellowship Level and has a passion for teaching and training. He has regularly run Sports Injury Symposia in London and has been invited around the world to deliver lectures, and master classes teaching other surgeons, consultants and practitioners.